Contribute as part of a team to the provision of a quality early learning and childcare service for children aged 0-8 years and their families and work to the principles of the national care standards for early education and childcare and abide by the Code of Practice for Social Service Workers.
The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council. Please note: - PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.
This post is a temporary, full time, term time post based at Lainshaw Primary School.
The normal work pattern for this post is 35 hours per week to be worked Monday to Friday at the direction of the line manager.
The Full Time Equivalent salary for this post is £24,534 to £26,754 per annum.
The actual term time salary is £20,995 to £22,895 per annum.
We follow the national guidance in relation to pre-employment checks namely “Safer Recruitment Through Better Recruitment”. With regards to requests for references and in line with this guidance, during your application process you should provide details of a minimum of two appropriate and relevant references, one of which should be from your current or most recent employer. It is also a requirement that the reference from your current or most recent employer is from an appropriate senior manager and it is not a reference from a former peer operating at the same level.
Due to the current COVID 19 restrictions East Ayrshire Council will be utilising video conferencing for the recruitment of staff. If you are leeted/shortlisted for interview you will need to be able to participate in a video interview. Should you require support with this requirement you should advise Human Resources upon your invitation to interview.
In order that EU, EEA or Swiss citizens and their families can continue to live and work in the United Kingdom after 30 June 2021 they need to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme. Details of the scheme and where to apply can be found attached.
Job Type: Full-time