Directorate: Children's Services
Starting salary: JG4:- £20,092 per annum pro rata
Location: Based in Weston-super-Mare
Hours: 16 hours per week
Closing date: Friday 28 January 2022
North Somerset Council wish to employ a Senior Children`s Centre Worker to work across the three Children’s Centres that are based in the East of North Somerset: Castle Batch, Locking Castle and Locking, and Worle. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to support children’s learning in groups offered within the Children’s Centres and some outreach sites. The work is varied and interesting and includes organising and supporting crèches, Stay and Plays, parenting groups, working alongside parents, 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. 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.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Nicky Stead Family Wellbeing Interventions Leader on 07769163926
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/my-services/jobs-training/council-jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Monday 14 February 2022
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.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.