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The Cottage Family Centre - Senior Children’s Wellbeing and Development Worker
Post: Senior Children’s Wellbeing and Development Worker
Hours: You will be expected to work a minimum of 20 hours per week, but also have the flexibility to work hours in addition to this where required.
Salary: £23,660.00 pro rata
The Cottage Family Centre offers support to vulnerable families with children aged between Birth – 16 years living in the Kirkcaldy and surrounding areas. Its Children’s Service provides high levels of care and support for children aged 0-8 years and their families through a variety of playroom and home-based support.
The Centre requires a highly motivated person with a deep understanding of children’s learning and development as well as the challenges facing our families across our communities.
The individual must have the ability to lead and support a small staff team within a childcare setting and report to the Team Manager. The worker will be responsible for supporting the Team Manager to develop a broad range of learning activities that are specific to the needs of vulnerable children.
Qualifications required are: A practice qualification - SVQ 4 Children and YOUNG People or equivalent, PDA Level 8 Childhood Practice.
A certificate in Food Handling and First Aid are also desirable.
This post will be subject to a PVG Scheme Record check, SSSC registration and 2 references.
To apply, please contact the Administration team on 01592 269 489 or e-mail [email protected] for an application pack.
The closing date for applications is Friday 22 October 2021.