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Early Years Practitioners

  • Full time or Part time
  • £19,673 – £21,292
  • Glasgow and surrounding areas
  • Closing 21st January 2019

  • Advertised from 9th January 2019
  • Salary under review. Full Time (Term Time/Part Time may be considered). 20 days annual leave in the first year rising to 30 days thereafter. 12 public holidays per annum. Excellent employee benefits including 5% employer pension contribution. Pay and allowances are all pro-rata.


Could you inspire our youngest people to become the amazing citizens of the future?

Early Years Scotland is Scotland’s leading specialist national organisation that invests in our youngest children.

To equip our youngest children to achieve and thrive in a challenging world, we need exceptional and inspirational people. These are rarely available opportunities for qualified Early Years Practitioners to work in diverse and varied settings within communities and primary schools delivering quality Stay Play and Learn sessions. No two days are the same and you will meet and engage with a range of people using all yours skills and knowledge in the most positive and rewarding ways.

You will be fully involved in planning, delivering and evaluating shared play and learning experiences with families and their children; supporting children’s learning and development; developing innovative play provision and fostering positive relationships between parents and children to help reduce the poverty related attainment gap.

We provide a range of professional learning and practical experience opportunities that will enhance your career profile, develop your skills and knowledge in creative and unique ways, and inspire your practice at new and exciting levels.

Join us and enable generations of Scotland’s children to be the best they can be – what more is there?

How do our staff feel about working with Early Years Scotland?

Application notes

Full post information and application packs are available at the Early Years Scotland website

Please do not send CVs as only completed Early Years Scotland application forms will be considered.

Closing date for applications: 12 Noon on Monday 21 January 2019

Candidates must be available for interview on: Thursday 24 January 2019

For more information, please contact 0141 221 4148 or email

Early Years Scotland is an Equal Opportunities Employer