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Flying Start Language and Play Practitioner (PTT-EXT)

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Flying Start Language and Play Practitioner (PTT-EXT)



FLYING START LANGUAGE AND PLAY PRACTITIONER (Teaching Assistant Level 3 Support & Delivery) Grade L05 £9,505 - £10,285 per annum 24 hours per week Term time only Secondment / Temporary until 31.03.19

We have a vacancy for a fixed-term, part-time Language and Play Practitioner to be part of the Flying Start team delivering ‘Language and Play’ activities to parents and children 0-3 years old within the Flying Start programme. The ability to work flexibly and to travel between various settings and schools across Wrexham is essential.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate flexibility of approach; a strong sense of team-work and a high level of understanding of child development 0 – 3 years old. Experience working with parents would be beneficial.

The post will involve delivering Language and Play both in Welsh medium groups to parents and young children 0-3 in Flying Start areas. This post requires enthusiasm, a good understanding of child development and well developed communication skills.

The ability to communicate through the medium of Welsh is ESSENTIAL. Travel between settings is an essential part of the role. A DBS clearance is essential for working within the Flying Start team.

Post to commence in July 2018 or sooner if the successful candidate can be released and subject to usual employment checks and DBS arrangements.

For further details please contact: Melita Colling, Flying Start Childcare Lead on 01978 317020 or melita.colling@wrexham.gov.uk.

Application packs are available to download from our website www.wrexham.gov.uk/jobs or by contacting the Human Resources Service Centre by e-mail: hrservicecentre@wrexham.gov.uk. or by telephone: 01978 297403.

Wrexham Council welcomes applications from suitably qualified candidates regardless of race, gender, disability, sexuality, religious belief or age

CLOSING DATE: Friday 22nd June 2018

Closing Date 22/06/2018
Salary/Rate Grade L05 £9,505 - £10,285 per annum
Term Temporary Part Time
Department Education
Reference Ad 02929
Posted Date 23/01/2018