Child Development Officer - up to 40 PostsFavourite
|Closes:||Sunday, 18th March 2018|
|Published:||Friday, 9th March 2018|
|Location:||Various areas throughout the City, Glasgow|
|Salary:||£21,665.85 - £25,447.25 per year|
|Hours:||35.00 hours per week|
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Sub-category:||Youth Worker / Childcare Practitioner / Early Year Practitioner|
Glasgow City Council is recruiting highly motivated Child Development Officers to support expansion within the Early Learning and Childcare sector.
Child Development Officers have responsibility for the learning and development of our youngest learners through the planning and preparation of stimulating learning experiences in line with Curriculum for Excellence and national practice guidance.
You will provide support and care whilst promoting the development of independence, competence and confidence in our young learners. In addition, you will be required to effectively engage with families and education, health and social care professionals, as and when required.
Applicants must posses a relevant qualification such as the HNC Childhood Practice at SCQF Level 7 (formerly HNC Early Education and Childcare) , SVQ Social Services Children and Young People at SCQF Level 7, National Nursery Examination Board certificate (NNEB), or equivalent, as required by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) for registration as a practitioner in the day care of children's services.
Please note all appointments are based on a 52 week/extended day contractual basis.
This position is subject to membership of the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) and the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their PVG Membership/or Scheme Checks.
Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054. Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request. Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.
For further information about working for us please refer to our website Working for us