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Senior Children’s Wellbeing & Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £23,660 pro-rata
  • Kirkcaldy
  • Closing 22nd October 2021

  • Advertised from 27th September 2021


The Cottage Family Centre offers support to vulnerable families with children aged between Birth – 16 years living in the Kirkcaldy and surrounding areas.

Our Children’s Service provides high levels of care and support for children aged 0-8 years and their families through a variety of playroom and home based support.

We require a highly motivated person with a deep understanding of children’s learning and development as well as the challenges facing our families across our communities.

The individual must have the ability to lead and support a small staff team within a childcare setting and report to the Team Manager. The worker will be responsible for supporting the Team Manager to develop a broad range of learning activities which are specific to the needs of vulnerable children.

Qualifications required are: A practice qualification - SVQ 4 Children and YOUNG People or equivalent, PDA Level 8 Childhood Practice.

A certificate in Food Handling and First Aid are also desirable.

This post will be subject to a PVG Scheme Record check, SSSC registration and 2 references.

You will be expected to work a minimum of 20 hours per week, but also have the flexibility to work hours in addition to this where required.

Application notes

Contact: Administration team on 01592 269489

or email for an application pack.

Closing date for application is Friday 22nd October 2021