Early Years Assistant

Closing date: 
21 Jul 2017
Offering flexible support and services to children aged 0-4 and their families. This includes both group and individual work in a variety of settings – including community centres.

Bryson Care Children’s Service requires an;

 

Early Years Assistant

(Ref: F/EYA/L/1603)

 

Lisburn Sure Start

Temporary

24 hours per week

Monday – Thursday 9am – 3.30pm

£7.50 per hour

 

Job Purpose

Offering flexible support and services to children aged 0-4 and their families.  This includes both group and individual work in a variety of settings – including community centres.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about child development; dynamic in their approach to working with families and innovative in how they deliver play services to encourage children’s social, emotional and physical development.  An ability to adapt to change is essential as is the flexibility and a willingness to work across all Lisburn Sure Start services, if necessary.


Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum of QCF Level 3 Child Care qualification or:

NVQ Level 3 Children’s Care, Learning & Development

NVQ Level 3 in Childcare & Education

NVQ Level 3 in Caring for Children & Young People

NVQ Level 3 in Early Years Care & Education

NVQ Level 3 Playwork

NNEB Level 3 Diploma in Nursery Nursing

CACHE Level 3 Diploma / Advanced Diploma in Childcare & Education

BTEC National Diploma / Higher National Diploma in childhood studies

Degree in Early Years Education or Childhood studies

 

Other essential criteria include:

  • Minimum 6 months paid employment working in an early years setting

 

Application:

For more information, a full job description / person specification or to obtain an application pack, please contact the Human Resources Department Tel: (028) 9034 7749 or email: [email protected]

 

Closing date for receipt of completed application packs is Friday 21st July 2017 @ 5pm

 

INTERVIEWS TO TAKE PLACE FRIDAY 11th AUGUST 2017