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Pitlochry High School, West Moulin Road, Pitlochry, PH16 5ET
From £11.50 p/hr
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
26 hours per week

This position has expired.

Do you love children, enjoy being outdoors and are looking for an exciting new challenge?

We are seeking a new MANAGER to head up our brilliant Out of School Childcare service 45 weeks per year, based in Pitlochry.

Job Purpose

To develop and oversee the provision of high quality play experiences within the kids' club setting, ensuring the smooth day to day running of the service and offering support and care to children and their families.

Work with and support staff in all aspects of the service to ensure effective delivery, which meets the identified needs of users.

Person Specification

You should have an HNC in Childcare and Education, or SVQ3 in Social Services (Children and Young People) or equivalent, or relevant experience and be willing to work towards the qualification needed to register as a Manager with SSSC including the Childhood Practice Degree or qualification as set out by Scottish Social Services Council.

Ideally The Manager / Lead Practitioner should have an awareness of ‘My World Outdoors’, with experience of delivering outdoor play and learning, and the ability to develop and implement nature based activities for the kids' club.

The Manager / Lead Practitioner will be extremely well organised and able to juggle a varied workload, including taking the setting through the Care Inspectorate inspections, writing and implementing policies, developing professional partnerships with the Local Authority, relevant childcare support agencies and other community groups.

If this sounds like the role for you we would love to hear from you. Please click on the “apply now” button and send us an email to request a full job description and application form.