Nursery Practitioner - Midlothian
3-6 months contract - 35 hours a week full-time with part-time possibilities
Salary: £23,462.22 per annum for full-time position
The Social Care Community Partnership are currently recruiting for two Nursery Practitioners for a Children and Families Centre at in Mayfield, near Dalkeith, Midlothian.
Qualifications and experience:
You will have previously worked in a nursery, pre-school, early years centre or similar setting and will have one of the following qualifications:
HNC Childhood Practice at SCQF Level 7.
SVQ Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF Level 7.
and be registered with SSSC as a Practitioner in a day care of children service (we can endorse your registration if this is not the case).
The working pattern is from Monday to Thursday 8am - 4pm and Friday 8am - 2pm, full time candidates are preferred but part-time hours will be considered.
The main purpose of the centre is early intervention for children 0-5 years of age and their families.
The centre provides:
Pre-school education for children 3-5 years of age
Placements for 2 year olds as part of "a good time to be 2".
Placements for babies pre-birth to 2 years of age.
The early years service also support children with additional educational needs; including support from Music Therapist, Play Therapist, Speech and Language Therapists, Nursery Teacher etc.
There are excellent resources in all play rooms, a soft playroom, sensory room and a large outside play area. Healthy meals and snacks are provided for the children, parents and staff as well as the centre offering a bus service to help families to attend the centre.
For more information about this job opportunity, please click apply and submit your CV to Social Care Community Partnership or contact Martin Brownjohn or Steve More on (phone number removed) for a confidential discussion.
About The Social Care Community Partnership:
The Social Care Community Partnership is Scotland's premier social care recruitment agency, sourcing and placing Social Care professionals, support staff and administrators throughout Scotland and the rest of the UK.
Established in 2006, quality is built into everything we do; from day to day recruitment and selection processes, to The Social Care Community Partnership employees and to the Local Authorities, Government bodies and Third Sector/Non-Governmental Organisations that we work with. The client groups we work with range from Children and Families, Adults, Disabilities, Youth Offending and more. We recognise that our Social Care professionals make daily decisions that affect the lives of thousands of vulnerable people. The Social Care Community Partnership also has Investors in People Gold Award Status and Investors in Young People Award