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Ref no:
WDN04264
Published:
7/7/2022
Closes:
21/7/2022
Location:
Levenvale Primary School, Argyle Street, Levenvale, Alexandria, G83 0QN
Salary:
£18,869.47 - £20,493.63 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Term Time Part Time
Hours:
16 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Please note salary is pro-rata to Term time part time.

If you are enthusiastic about working with children, and interested in working within an Early Learning and Childcare Centre then the Early Year’s Assistant post may be what you are looking for. Working collaboratively as part of the Early Year’s team you will be responsible for the supervision of children during the lunch period, and also undertaking laundry duties within the establishment. Experience of working with children (0-5) in an early year’s or school environment is essential. You will have good organisational, interpersonal and communication skills, a friendly but firm approach and have the ability to use your own initiative as well as working to the instruction of the head of the establishment.

The successful applicant will be flexible/adaptable and available during 10.50am – 2.00pm Monday - Thursday and 10.50am to 2.10pm on a Friday (or the hours defined by the head of establishment). 

Requirements

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Children under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and as such membership with the PVG scheme is essential. Further details of this scheme can be found here.

Preferred applicants will be required to become members of the relevant PVG scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer being made by West Dunbartonshire Council.

The Individual

WDC was voted one of the top ten flexible employers and prides itself in providing flexible working to support work life balance. In addition to this there are also additional benefits:

• Access to the Local Government pension scheme (LGPS) with an employer’s contribution of at least 19.3% and all associated benefits
• A minimum of 24 days annual leave, increasing a day each year up to 34 days as well as 8 fixed public holidays each year
• Access to employee wellbeing supports including occupational health & counselling if ever you need help and support

Now that you have read the role and what we have to offer, we would love to hear from you. Please use the application to tell us your experience, and why you are the candidate for this role.

For information about West Dunbartonshire Council please click on the following link and see why we are an employer of choice:

http://www.west-dunbarton.gov.uk/jobs-and-training/working-for-us/about-us/

More information on the benefits of working within West Dunbartonshire Council, can be found using the following link:

http://www.west-dunbarton.gov.uk/jobs-and-training/working-for-us/benefits-of-working-with-us/