Childcare Worker

Salary: £16,941.73 per year

Closing date: Noon, 17 December 2018

Contract: Permanent

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Location: Glasgow

Organisation: Stepping Stones for Families

Hours: Full time

Contact phone: O141 849 6333

Stepping Stones for Families works alongside families and key agencies to deliver services in Glasgow, South/East and North Ayrshire and Renfrewshire

Their services include: family support; full day care and sessional care in our community based childcare centres and in the child’s own home; health and wellbeing work in partnership with Glasgow City Council; money advice; community work with parents, children and local groups/agencies; childminding development and support.

Approximately 80 people are employed full time, part time and sessional contracts. Income for the year 2017-18 is circa £1.4m.

Key Responsibilities and Skills Required:
The successful candidate will have the ability to work as part of the childcare team to plan and deliver a range of activities for children in their early years is essential for this post. This requires good communication skills and a working knowledge of Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) Wellbeing Indicators.

Qualifications Required:
SCQF Level 7 SVQ Social Services Children and Young People or equivalent.

The post requires a commitment to equality of opportunity and human rights, and will be subject to a Protecting Vulnerable Group check.