Play Assistant, RDM Primary School, Scone (PKC02503)

Perth and Kinross Council
£13,366 - £14,393 per year
14 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Play Assistant (PKC02503)
£13,366 - £14,393 (36 hours per week, term-time only)
RDM Primary School, Scone

A unique opportunity has arisen to work as part of a successful, small team within our Nursery in Robert Douglas Memorial School in the permanent full time post of Play Assistant. The Nursery has up to 40 places in the morning and 30 in the afternoon in bright and spacious accommodation within the school. The successful applicant will support across the nursery contributing to planning and delivering quality experiences for all the children.

Ideally you will have experience of working with children under the age of 5 and have an understanding of child development. Ideally you will also have a childcare qualification that will allow you to be registered with the SSSC or be willing to work towards a suitable qualification and accomplish it within timescales set by SSSC.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

For further information on this post, please contact the headteacher at the school on 01738 454455.

The Individual

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

See also:
RDM PS - Play Assistant - Job Profile.doc