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Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Council Offices Castlebay Isle of Barra, HS9 5UH
£32,509 - £35,229 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
18.5 hours per week


Children’s Services Support Worker, Early Years, Isle of Barra

18.5 hours per week term-time, Fixed term to 31 March 2025

£16,254 to £17,614 per annum, including Distant Islands Allowance

Required for 18.5 hours per week, on a fixed term basis based within Early Years covering Barra.

You will support the inclusion, attainment and achievement of vulnerable children and young people in school, home and community settings through direct work with children and young people, their families, and other support staff, as part of an Integrated Children’s Services approach.

You must be educated to HNC level in a relevant area (Education, Social Work, Psychology or Health) or equivalent vocational qualification or relevant work experience.

You will have practical experience of working with young people who are particularly vulnerable in terms of social, emotional, behavioural, learning or family difficulties. It is essential that you hold a full, clean, unrestricted driving licence.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.  Appointment to the post will be on the first point of the grade.

Please see attached 'Job Description & Person Specification ' for further information.




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  • Scottish Living Wage