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Current Vacancies 

 

Nursery Vacancies

 

Assistant Room Supervisor - Great Western Road

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with experience for our Great Western nursery on a fixed term contract. You will be supporting managers and supervisors in leading the team and ensuring the smooth running of the room on a daily basis. The candidate requires to have a level 3 qualification or equivalent and have excellent knowledge of the curriculum and relevant documents, Building the Ambition and implementation of Shannari using GIRFEC and any new legislative practices coming into force. Able to complete and have experience in completing learning journals/portfolios. You will ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements and maintain positive working relationships with staff, parents and carers. Essential qualities include a willingness to learn and develop, be creative with ideas, enjoy working as part of a team, be a great communicator, be self motivated, support your colleges, committed to inspire and support children to express their ideas and opinions through meaningful and challenging play.

Candidates must hold or be willing to work towards the achievement of, a practice qualification as recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) suitable for registration as Practitioner and have relevant experience in a supervisory capacity.

Vacancies are regulated work with children and as such are under the protection of vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update Check. A confirmed offer of employment will be subject to this and pre-employment checks.

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Job Description and Person Specification

 

Qualified Child Care Practitioner - Great Western Road 

We are looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals with experience for our Great Western Pre – School based on Great Western Road on a fixed term contract. You will be working as part of an enthuastic team ensuring the smooth running of the room on a daily basis. The candidate requires to have a level 3 qualification or equivalent and have excellent knowledge of the curriculum and relevant documents, Building the Ambition and implementation of Shannari using GIRFEC and any new legislative practices coming into force. The successful candidates should be able to complete and have experience in completing learning journals/portfolios. You will ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements and maintain positive working relationships with staff, parents, and carers. Essential qualities include a willingness to learn and develop, be creative with ideas, enjoy working as part of a team, be a great communicator, be self-motivated, support your colleges, committed to inspire and support children to express their ideas and opinions through meaningful and challenging play. 

Candidates must hold or be willing to work towards the achievement of, a practice qualification as recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) suitable for registration as Practitioner

Vacancies are regulated work with children and as such are under the protection of vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update Check. A confirmed offer of employment will be subject to this and pre-employment checks.

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Job Description and Person Specification

 

Out of School Club Vacancies

 

 Out of School Club Play Worker (Support Worker) – City Centre Aberdeen

 At Great Western Out of School Club, Our Vision is to prepare an environment that is stimulating for each child, regardless of age or individual need. To have knowledgeable staff who are trained to provide that environment with a caring attitude whilst maintaining a sense of humour. We feel that children should be cared for in a light hearted way whilst providing structure and order throughout their day. 

We currently have vacancies for play workers within our city centre clubs. These vacancies are term time. Opening hours for Breakfast Club is 7.30am – 9.00 am and Out of School Club 3.15 pm – 6.00 pm Monday to Friday 

We are seeking motivated, enthusiastic individuals who enjoy working with children to join our team and assist with the provision of excellent Out of School Care Service in line with Care Inspectorate and National Guidelines.

Candidates be willing to work towards the achievement of, a practice qualification as recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) suitable for registration.

Vacancies are regulated work with children and as such are under the protection of vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update Check. A confirmed offer of employment will be subject to this and pre-employment checks.

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Job Description and Person Specification

 

Out of School Club Play Worker (Practitioner) – City Centre Aberdeen

  At Great Western Out of School Club, Our Vision is to prepare an environment that is stimulating for each child, regardless of age or individual need. To have knowledgeable staff who are trained to provide that environment with a caring attitude whilst maintaining a sense of humour. We feel that children should be cared for in a light hearted way whilst providing structure and order throughout their day. 

We currently have vacancies for play workers within our city centre clubs. These vacancies are term time. Opening hours for Breakfast Club is 7.30am – 9.00 am and Out of School Club 3.15 pm – 6.00 pm Monday to Friday. 

We are seeking motivated, enthusiastic individuals who enjoy working with children to join our team and assist with the provision of excellent Out of School Care Service in line with Care Inspectorate and National Guidelines.

Candidates must hold, or be willing to work towards the achievement of, a practice qualification as recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) suitable for registration.

Vacancies are regulated work with children and as such are under the protection of vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update Check. A confirmed offer of employment will be subject to this and pre-employment checks.

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Job Description and Person Specification

 

Out of School Club Manager – Drumoak, Aberdeenshire

  At Great Western Out of School Club, Our Vision is to prepare an environment that is stimulating for each child, regardless of age or individual need. To have knowledgeable staff who are trained to provide that environment with a caring attitude whilst maintaining a sense of humour. We feel that children should be cared for in a light hearted way whilst providing structure and order throughout their day. 

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a manager within a new out of school club opening September 2017. Opening date will be confirmed subject to registration with the Care Inspectorate and discussion with parents of the club. This Vacancy is term time only; opening hours for the club are 3.15 pm to 6 pm Monday to Friday. 

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic individual to join our team and assist with the provision of excellent Out of School Care Service in line with Care Inspectorate and National Guidelines.

The ideal candidate will be capable of leading a team of play workers to provide a wide and varied programme of activities for the children whilst adhering to all company policies and procedures.  Experience of working with school age children is desirable.

You must hold or be willing to work towards the achievement of, a practice qualification as recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) suitable for registration as manager.

Vacancies are regulated work with children and as such are under the protection of vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update Check. A confirmed offer of employment will be subject to this and pre-employment checks.

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Job Description and Person Specification

 

Out of School Club Play Worker (Support Worker) – Drumoak, Aberdeenshire

 At Great Western Out of School Club, Our Vision is to prepare an environment that is stimulating for each child, regardless of age or individual need. To have knowledgeable staff who are trained to provide that environment with a caring attitude whilst maintaining a sense of humour. We feel that children should be cared for in a light hearted way whilst providing structure and order throughout their day. 

We currently have a vacancy for a play worker (support worker) within a new out of school club opening September 2017. Opening date will be confirmed subject to registration with the Care Inspectorate and discussion with parents of the club. This Vacancy is term time only; opening hours for the club are 3.15 pm to 6 pm Monday to Friday. 

We are seeking motivated, enthusiastic individuals who enjoy working with children to join our team and assist with the provision of excellent Out of School Care Service in line with Care Inspectorate and National Guidelines.

Candidates be willing to work towards the achievement of, a practice qualification as recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) suitable for registration.

Vacancies are regulated work with children and as such are under the protection of vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update Check. A confirmed offer of employment will be subject to this and pre-employment checks.

For more information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Job Description and Person Specification

 

Out of School Club Play Worker (Practitioner) – Drumoak, Aberdeenshire

 At Great Western Out of School Club, Our Vision is to prepare an environment that is stimulating for each child, regardless of age or individual need. To have knowledgeable staff who are trained to provide that environment with a caring attitude whilst maintaining a sense of humour. We feel that children should be cared for in a light hearted way whilst providing structure and order throughout their day.

We currently have a vacancy for a play worker (practitioner) within a new out of school club opening September 2017. Opening date will be confirmed subject to registration with the Care Inspectorate and discussion with parents of the club. This Vacancy is term time only; opening hours for the club are 3.15 pm to 6 pm Monday to Friday.

We are seeking motivated, enthusiastic individuals who enjoy working with children to join our team and assist with the provision of excellent Out of School Care Service in line with Care Inspectorate and National Guidelines.

Candidates must hold, or be willing to work towards the achievement of, a practice qualification as recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) suitable for registration.

Vacancies are regulated work with children and as such are under the protection of vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update Check. A confirmed offer of employment will be subject to this and pre-employment checks.

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