Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £16,005.00 - £17,997.00 gross per year
  • Auchterarder


Early Childhood Practitioner - PKC06118
£16,005 - £17,997 (30 hours per week, term-time only)
The Community School of Auchterarder

The Role

As part of the Scottish Government’s expansion for Early Years, this is a fantastic opportunity to secure a permanent Early Childhood Practitioner role within Perth & Kinross Council.

Our aim is to provide child-centred Early Learning and Childcare (aged 2-5 years) which reflects and responds to individual needs and identity.

An ability to work in a team situation is essential and a flexible approach to working with young children and parents is required.

The Community School of Auchterarder is an all-through school, comprising Nursery, Primary and Secondary departments serving the community of Auchterarder and the surrounding district. The school is situated in a rural location, approximately 14 miles south of Perth, with good road networks to the rest of Perthshire, Glasgow and the central belt.

For further information about this position, contact Jane Walker, Business Manager on 01764 662182.

The IndividualPlease APPLY ONLINE. 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.

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.

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.

Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills developed during a military career are transferable to local government roles.

Find out more about working for Perth & Kinross Council and living in one of the most scenic areas of Scotland here.

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