Directorate: People and Communities
Starting salary: JG4 - £20,092 per annum pro rata
Location: Based in Clevedon
Hours: 16 hours per week, job shares considered
Closing date: Friday 15 October 2021
North Somerset Council wish to employ a Senior Children`s Centre Worker to work across the six Children’s Centres that are based in the North of North Somerset: Clevedon, Yatton, Pill, Portishead, Clevedon, Yeo Valley and Nailsea and Backwell.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to support children’s learning, working alongside parents. The work is varied and interesting and includes organising and supporting crèches, Stay and Plays, parenting groups, and taking responsibility for equipment and resources. We are looking for people who can adapt to working in different settings with different groups of people and can work as part of a team.
A level 3 childcare qualification and childcare experience is essential.
Applicants interested in a job share are encouraged to apply (minimum hours considered would be 8 hours per week).
Children`s centres are part of North Somerset Council`s Early Help Offer and are extending the age range of our work from 0-19 years (25 for children and Young people with SEND).
This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Samantha Manning on 07385 373 076
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Friday 5 November 2021