We are looking to recruit a Modern Apprentice for our Playgroup based in Halkirk, Caithness. The successful candidate will need to show a passion for working with children and a positive attitude towards hard work and determination. We are a small charity committed to supporting and helping young people develop their skills in a positive and supportive environment.

Our apprentice will be provided with support to gain the correct qualification to allow them to qualify as a practitioner to pursue a career in Early Years.

The duties include:

- care and support of children aged 3 years to 5 years

- providing play activities for children

- team working and use of own initiative

- working with parents, families and carers

- day to day light housekeeping duties i.e. cleaning table

- recording observations of children's activities and learning

The hours of work are 32 hours per week, this is typically worked as a 5 day working week. You would also spend 3 hours at college on a Thursday Afternoon. The national minimum wage for apprentices will apply.

Please apply by emailing a CV to Christine Morrison halkirkplaygroup@gmail.com by no later than the 20th July.