Nursery Practitioner

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£21,065 - £22,587 per year
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Waterfront Nursery

Providing Childcare at Edinburgh College (Granton)



Nursery Practitioner

Full time position

Fixed Term: 12 months

35 hours per week over 5 days

Expected start date: January 2018



Salary: Band D £21,065 - £22,587 pro rata (appointment is usually made at the first point in the salary scale)

Edinburgh College requires a fully qualified and suitably experienced Nursery Practitioner to join their purpose built nursery located at Edinburgh College, Granton Campus. We are a large Partner Provider nursery with capacity for 135 children.



We are looking for individual(s) with a proven track record of working as part of a team within a child care setting. The applicant should have a minimum of one years' experience of working with children aged 3 months to 3 years. We are looking for individuals with a genuine passion for the learning and development of children in the early years. We particularly are interested in people with a love of outdoor learning and sensory and heuristic play experiences. This position will be playroom based.
  • Applicants should possess an HNC or SVQ 3 (or equivalent) in Early Education and Childcare or Childcare Practice for a practitioner post
  • Applicants must have a minimum of one year's experience in a childcare setting
  • Applicants must be registered with the SSSC
  • Applicants MUST be able to provide two references from current childcare positions or if recently qualified, from a college tutor. These are required to be testimonial style references which comment on the candidates' suitability for the post.
  • Short listed candidates may be asked to undergo a practical assessment, which may involve questions from our children and staff team.



Closing Date: Monday 04 December 2017

Scheduled Interview date: 12 th /13 th December




See also: JD Nursery Practitioner.doc
Person Specification Nursery Practitioner.docx
b) Terms and Conditions of Service -Nursery staff - updated 11.2.16.docx


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