Early Years Assistant

Barnardo's Northern Ireland

Strabane, Co. Tyrone

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Early Years Assistant (9626)

Early Years Assistant, (Term Time) - Strabane Sure Start

Would you like to make a difference to children's lives, be part of a dynamic team and receive a wide range of training? If so Strabane Sure Start are seeking applicants with NVQ Level 2 in Childcare or above to join their multi - disciplinary team.

Strabane Sure Start aims to improve the ability to learn by encouraging stimulating play and improving language skills and early identification and support of children with learning difficulties and this will be a key part of these roles. Therefore a sound knowledge of child development is essential, as well good observation and written skills to record and monitor progress accurately and provide action plans, reviews and reports for individual children, recognising different needs.

You will be required to work with a multi - disciplinary team , including external agencies to improve health and social development. This may include home visiting, signposting and facilitation of play/ story and rhyme sessions via the platform of 'zoom'.

If you have the knowledge, skills and experience for these roles, we would like to hear from you.

The setting is registered with Early Years and inspected on a regular basis, therefore minimum standards must be met and all paper work kept up to date. Safeguarding will be a key part of the role and you will have a duty of care to all the children in the setting and must follow all policies and procedures ensuring children are kept safe at all times.

Base: Strabane Sure Start, Clady

Hours: 15 hrs

Salary: £18,278. grade minimum, for full time working

Closing: 25th January 2021

Interview: TBC

For further information and to submit your application, please click APPLY NOW.

A waiting list will be established in the event that similar vacancies arise up until December 2022. Those on the waiting list will also be considered for banking staff to provide cover as and when needed, e.g. to cover absence.

About Barnardo's

At Barnardo's we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.

Barnardo's is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo's.

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Charity and Voluntary, Childcare & Social Work
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Early Years Assistant
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Strabane, Co. Tyrone
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Barnardo's Northern Ireland

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Early Years Assistant

  • Strabane, Co. Tyrone
  • Salary: See Job Description
  • Closing: 25/01/2022

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