at Little Learning Tree, Ysgol Llandinam School
Permanent Contract – 17 hours per week
With potential for additional temporary hours
Due to the expansion of our setting, we are seeking a caring and reliable Setting Assistant who is committed to early years learning, for our well-established, renowned and successful 3+ setting, Little Learning Tree at Ysgol Llandinam School.
We are looking for someone who shares our vision for the future, and who will work in active partnership with our Setting Leader to achieve high quality care, provision and standards.
Learning Tree has provided rich play and learning experiences for the children of the area for over ten years, and is known for its caring ethos and its unrivalled outdoor learning provision.
The successful candidate will have experience of working in a 3+ setting or a school with nursery age children, following the Foundation Phase Framework and its assessment. They will work in close partnership with the Setting Leader and staff of the school to deliver the vision.
The ideal candidate will be:
- committed to providing high quality learning opportunities for all learners
- enthusiastic and knowledgeable about early years play, learning and education
- an excellent language role model with good communication skills
- kind, caring and understanding of all children and their individual needs
- committed to working in partnership, cooperatively and flexibly within a small team
A minimum qualification of level 3 in Early Years Childcare, Learning and Development or equivalent, recognised as an ‘Accepted Qualification for the Early Years & Childcare Workforce in Wales’ is required with appropriate experience.
Starting date: Monday 14th October, 2019. Because of the nature of this work, an enhanced DBS check is required
Llandinam C.P. School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.