Nursery Childcare Worker
Up to £9.00 per hour
Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Childcare Worker to work full-time in Glasgow, within the Nursery Childcare Team. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in Children's Services and be registered with SSSC. The pay rate for this locum Childcare Worker job is £9 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and is an initial 3-month contract. Duties of the Childcare Worker: To work within our Early Years Team, supporting the planning and implementation of activities with individual or groups of children; promoting effective teaching and learning. Participate in the provision of planned and unplanned learning experiences utilising the following documentation: Pre-Birth to Three, Curriculum for Excellence and Building the Ambition. To use professional knowledge of the individual and diverse ways that children learn and develop, to meet their differing needs. To establish positive and sensitive relationships with children and to act as a role model and set achievable expectations. To be responsible for organising the environment inside and outside to ensure that resources and equipment are available and appropriate to meet the needs of the individual children in the group. These activities will take into account children's abilities, interests, language and cultural backgrounds. To provide support for the children's emotional and social needs by implementing the principles of the nursery by promoting the Distressed Behaviour Policy and role modelling high standards in all aspects of their role. To be part of our Early Years Team that provides a purposeful, stimulating environment rich in learning opportunities, both indoors and outdoors Requirements of the Childcare Worker: Degree or equivalent in social work Must be registered with SSSC and be a member of the PVG Scheme Significant senior level frontline experience within Children's Services Must have knowledge of the relevant legislation for childcare services. Must have knowledge of the standards set by the Scottish Social Services Council. Must have experience of working in a pre-5 environment Must have a relevant qualification (i.e. an HNC Childcare and Education or equivalent) and be willing to undertake any training and development, where required. Contact: This Childcare Worker job is advertised by Marc Leggett; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.