SLA03597 - Head of Establishment - Westburn Nursery Centre

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Ref no: SLA03597
Closes: Thursday, 21st December 2017
Published: Thursday, 7th December 2017
Location: Westburn Nursery School, Caledonia Centre, 48 Birch Drive, Cambuslang
Salary: £37,889 - £40,821 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: South Lanarkshire
Category: Education
Sub-category: Nursery Education

Job Description

Education Resources

Head of Establishment - Westburn Nursery Centre, Caledonia Centre, Birch Drive, Cambuslang, G72 7LY

Hour: 37 per week (Shift Work required)


Previous Applicants Need not Apply

Education Resources are committed to the care and welfare of young people in a childcare environment. We are looking to recruit a Head of Establishment for Hollandbush Nursery Centre.

The Head of Establishment is accountable to the Head of Education and would undertake appropriate duties in line with the policies of South Lanarkshire Council.

It is essential that you hold a BA in Childhood Practice (or equivalent) and be registered with SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council).



Employment History/Foreign Police Check

Candidates should be able to detail any gaps in employment and provide a foreign police check where applicable for any periods living or working abroad.

This post is excepted in terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 2003.

The successful candidate will be subject to a criminal records check provided by Disclosure Scotland.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Children, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act, 2007. Therefore, it is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children.

Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check, prior to a formal offer of employment being made by South Lanarkshire Council.

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South Lanarkshire Council / South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture are Equal Opportunities employers and encourage applications from all members of the community. We are committed to the Double Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers themselves to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.


Closing Date: Thursday 21st December 2017

Interviews for this post will take place in the New Year

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