Nursery Nurse (Temporary)

Favourite Dumfries & Galloway Council
Ref no: DGA02971
Closes: Thursday, 25th January 2018
Published: Thursday, 11th January 2018
Location: Kelloholm Primary School,Hyslop Street
Salary: £8,929.48 - £9,612.65 per year
Hours: 16.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Term Time Part Time
Organisation: Dumfries & Galloway Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Nursery Education


Nursery Nurse (Temporary)
Kelloholm Nursery
£8,929.48 - £9,612.65

You will be required to work 16 hours per week, 39 weeks per year.

We wish to recruit an enthusiastic and committed Nursery Nurse at Kelloholm Nursery situated within rural Dumfries and Galloway. The Nursery is currently registered to accommodate 50 pupils both afternoon and morning. The nursery has recently enrolled 2 year old children and is now offering 1140hrs to families. Kelloholm Nursery is very much at the centre of the community and works closely with all partner agencies.

The Nursery is very well resourced and benefits from a large outdoor area. The Nursery shares space within the school e. g. main hall for sports activities and the large open playground which includes green field areas, climbing wall and garden area.

Applicants for Nursery Nurse posts should be registered 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.

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: Morag Davies, Nursery Manager on 01659 67228 or email:

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