Early Learning and Childcare- Lead/Practioner Positions

We are looking for enthusiastic, nurturing, motivated, child-centred people to join our Nursery team, providing early years provision to children aged 2-5 year old. We have a focus on outdoor learning and our sessions are child led.

Sessions run Tues, Wed, Thurs 9-3:15pm

We are seeking both Part-time and Supply Staff

A variety of contracts available for up to 20 hours a week (negotiable)

Essential criteria:
• Experience of working with children.
• Membership to the Scottish Social Service Council (SSSC) (can be completed following appointment).
• Willingness to work towards SSSC qualifications as a Practitioner of Day Care Services.

Additional criteria for Lead Practitioner:
• Relevant qualification for registration with the SSSC as a Practitioner of Day Care Services.

Post subject to Enhanced PVG clearance

For job descriptions and person specifications or further details please contact Danielle Wilson- Smith:

Please apply by sending a covering letter and a CV with two references to the email above by the 6th December 2019

Bright Stars is a Glenkens Community and Arts Trust (GCAT) Project based at the Glenkens Community Centre in St John’s Town of Dalry (opposite Dalry School)

20 min to Castle Douglas - 30 min to Newton Stewart - 30 min to Dumfries

We are a member of Early Years Scotland and a Care Inspectorate registered service.

Glenkens Community Centre, Castle Douglas

CatStrand            Opening Hours
High Street                  Mon - Fri
New Galloway          10am - 5pm
Castle Douglas       Sat        Sun
DG7 3RN               10 - 4     11 - 4


T: 01644 420374

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