Job Type: Apprenticeship
What you need to know: Closes 8/10/2020
If you are a self-starter with great ideas, someone who pays attention to detail, can inspire and nurture children of all ages, is organized, likes smiling and having fun, takes care, has high standards, can solve a problem or two, can communicate with ease, is a team player and buys into our brand then we want to hear from you.
Sheephouse is a small but perfectly formed nursery and out of school club in Fauldhouse, West Lothian. We have been consistently graded VERY GOOD by the Care Inspectorate. We’re incredibly child-led and do things ‘The Sheephouse Way’- ensuring that the needs of the children that we care for and their families are central to what we do. We don’t like to stand still and are innovative in our approach to play – always keen to push boundaries and offer fantastic play opportunities. We have a great team who are hugely important to us and we like to support and empower them all with a view to ensuring everyone benefits from their time spent at Sheephouse.
You will need to have the following qualifications, training and experience:
The Employer is looking for a young person who has a genuine interest in progressing with a career within the childcare sector. Although not essential, desirable would be a young person with childcare qualifications or experience who are a strong candidate for a Modern Apprenticeship
• Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines
• Knowledge of health and safety legislation
• Knowledge of Care Standards
• Knowledge and understanding of equal opportunities
• Eligible for a PVG membership
• Eligible or prepared to work towards SSSC registration
Experience / Qualities/Qualifications required (Essential / Desirable)
16-24 year olds only - West Lothian Jobs Fund eligibility conditions apply. West Lothian Job Fund Opportunities are open to West Lothian Residents only. Applicants aged 16-18 must be unemployed, applicants 19-24 must be 3 months unemployed or have previously engaged with MCMC or GRFW.
“The employer has claimed an exception under the Equality Act 2010”
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