Our Western Isles campuses, the main base at Stornoway and our three learning centres, are situated in some truly remarkable scenery. Not only does this mean that when you're not working there is plenty to see and do to explore the great outdoors, but if you need inspiration from your surroundings you only need step outside and let nature take your breath away.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Relief Early Years Worker

Salary range £11.21 per hour (inclusive of Islands Allowance)
Working hoursAs and when required, with flexibility
LocationUHI Outer Hebrides Stornoway Campus

An Cotan Childcare Centre is currently updating its relief staff list.  A willingness to work across a range of age groups and a degree of flexibility should be demonstrated. 

Applicants should be:

Qualified SVQ Level III/HNC Early Education & Childcare or a qualification that will satisfy the registration requirements of The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)

Unqualified; willing to work towards SVQ Level III

It is a requirement of the post that applicants should be registered with SSSC and be a member of the PVG Scheme through Disclosure Scotland.

For an informal discussion about this post or to check if your qualifications will satisfy the SSSC registration requirements please contact the HR Department at levacancies@uhi.ac.uk

Completed application and monitoring forms are to be returned by e-mail to levacancies@uhi.ac.uk.

UHI Outer Hebrides recognises the equality between Gaelic and English, and would welcome applicants with skills in both areas.

If you have any queries about the application process please contact levacancies@uhi.ac.uk.