Fife Childcare Services provides a range of childcare services throughout Fife, including around 50 Out of School Clubs for children aged 4 - 14 years old and local Creches for children 6 weeks to 12 years old.
Working on an 'as and when' required basis to cover staff absence, you will assist the Creche Services Manager and Creche Services Co-ordinator in the running and operation of the Mobile Creche Service.
You will be responsible for the care, play and learning of babies and children up to 12 years. The work is varied involving working at different locations throughout Fife with different groups of young children.
Experience in working with children aged 6 weeks to 12 years in a childcare setting coupled with practical and theoretical knowledge of child development is essential.
You must be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) and maintain their registration in addition you must hold or be willing to work towards a relevant childcare and/or early years qualification commensurate with the post, as per SSSC requirements, e.g. SVQ 2 Social Services (Children and Young people) at SCQF Level 5, NC Early Education and Childcare, SVQ 2 Playwork or any of the qualifications on the Practitioners list.
Before confirming appointment, you will be required to obtain PVG scheme membership through Disclosure Scotland and become a member of the relevant PVG scheme.
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