Early Level Practitioner

Dumfries & Galloway Council
£26,895 - £35,763 per year
10 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time


Early Level Practitioner (7/04751)
Base: Newton Stewart or Stranraer
Unpromoted Teacher Scale - £26,895 - £35,763

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Supporting Learners Service at a time of change and be an important part of the Area Team providing support to children and young people in Wigtownshire. You will be required to work in partnership with children, parents and other professionals to improve the quality of early learning years provision; mentor and lead on change, inspire outstanding practice and share knowledge and understanding of children’s care, learning and development throughout your team and across the early years sector. You will support children in educational and home settings.

Applicants for teaching posts must be registered with the General Teaching Council for Scotland, Clerwood House, 96 Clermiston Road, Edinburgh, EH12 6UT in the appropriate sector.

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. From 28 February 2011, preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they were resident.

For further information please contact: Janice Watts on 01387 273950 or Norval Dampney on 01776 702437.

See also:
Early Years Practitioner JD.pdf
Early Years Practitioner PS.pdf