Senior Early Years Practitioner - Walker Road School

Aberdeen City Council

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • £16.18 to £18.49 per hour, G13
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: ABC05024

Job Description

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Location: Walker Road School

Duration: Permanent, Full Time 

Job Purpose:

To work as part of the early years and childcare team to take delegated responsibility for the organisation and management tasks required to plan and deliver an effective early learning and childcare service for children and their families.

Providing professional support to the Early Years Practitioner, Pupil Support staff and students, to deliver a flexible, high quality early learning and childcare service.

Playing a key role in meeting the individual needs of children and their families ensuring their wellbeing and improving the outcomes for children and their families using the service.


The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:

SCQF level 9 qualification, BA Childhood Practice or equivalent or experience in undertaking delegated duties and be willing to work toward the SCQF level 9 or equivalent qualification

Registration with or eligibility to register with SSSC

PVG Membership for Regulated work with Children or willingness to obtain prior to a formal offer of employment being made


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:

Ability to relate to children, parents, carers and other professional colleagues

Ability to assess children’s development and to plan to extend their learning in a way that motivates children

Ability to communicate effectively. This will include non verbal, verbal and written forms of communication

Developed listening and observation skills

The Individual

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