Early Years Support Assistant (Temporary)

Favourite Dumfries & Galloway Council
Ref no: DGA03066
Closes: Thursday, 25th January 2018
Published: Thursday, 11th January 2018
Location: Creetown Primary School,Chain Road
Salary: £6,828.86 - £7,347.70 per year
Hours: 15.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Term Time Part Time
Organisation: Dumfries & Galloway Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Pupil Support


Early Years Support Assistant (Temporary) (7/05841)
Creetown Primary School
£6,828.86 – £7,347.70

You will be required to work 15 hrs per week, (may be out-with school hours), 39 weeks per year.

We are seeking to recruit a committed and dedicated Early Years Support Assistant to work as an effective member of our early years team delivering a high quality child-centred service which meets the needs of children and their families.

Applicants must be energetic and innovative, have the ability to develop and maintain excellent relationships with adults and children and be committed to further learning and development of your own practice to improve the educational experience for all children.

You must hold a relevant qualification that enables you to register with Scottish Social Service Council (SSSC) as Practitioner Day-care of Children's Services (without conditions). All successful applicants for early education and child care posts will be required to register with the SSSC.

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. From 28 February 2011, preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they were resident. SSSC registration or agreement to register within 6 months from the date of appointment to this post is essential.

This is a temporary post for a period of up to 6 months. This post may be suitable for secondment. Agreement from your line manager must be sought before applying for this post.

For further information please contact: Miss Bell, Headteacher on 01671 820243 or email gw08belllesley5@ea.dumgal.sch.uk

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