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Various Locations in Perth & Kinross Council Area, PH1 5GD
£10,699 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
36 hours per week

Job Description

Early Learning and Childcare Modern Apprentice
£10,511.42 (Fixed Term for 15 months) 
Various locations 

Are you aged 16-24 and looking for an opportunity to gain on the job experience whilst working towards a qualification?  If so, Perth & Kinross Council seeks motivated individuals who are keen to work with children, whilst gaining an SVQ level 3, Social Services (Children and Young People).

You will work as a member of a team and contribute to the delivery of an integrated approach to children's development in early years within a safe inclusive environment.

During your time on the Modern Apprenticeship Programme you will gain year round work based practical experience & knowledge of various childcare developments & settings, including nurseries, wraparound care and out of school.

This work based learning will also be supported by regular theoretical learning opportunities delivered by the Early Learning & Childcare Teams.  

You will be required to register with the SSSC.

As a Modern Apprentice with Perth & Kinross Council there are also many opportunities to get involved in corporate events, networking connections events , to participate in charity fundraising and take part in a community volunteering activity. 

If you are an enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude who is looking to take that next step into the world of work, then this could be the perfect role for you.

If you would like any more information regarding this vacancy, please contact Linda Reid on 01738 472372.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills developed during a military career are transferable to local government roles.

Find out more about working for Perth & Kinross Council and living in one of the most scenic areas of Scotland here.


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