Part Time – 24.00 (4 days) hours per week
To be responsible for the provision and management of safe and creative crèches for babies and toddlers whose parents are attending CrossReach counselling services across various sites in Edinburgh and East Lothian, ensuring they are achieving the highest professional standards of social care practice and meeting regulatory requirements.
To provide support and supervision to crèche workers.
You will be responsible and accountable for all aspects of crèche provision and for achieving the key outcomes. An internal audit will verify that the mandatory aspects of the job are being carried out.
You will seek to maintain the standards of the code of ethics and policies and procedures of CrossReach, including confidentiality, Health andamp; Safety, etc.
You will undertake meetings, training courses and seminars as required to ensure continuous professional development.
You will work to the Care Inspectorate policy on peripatetic management, allocating sufficient time to each crèche to ensure effective management and leadership is in place. You will work to relevant legislation and have the ability to develop policies/procedures consistent with legislation, best practice and regulatory expectations.
You will maintain an up to date working knowledge of procedures relating to Child Protection, GIRFEC, Additional Support Needs, Equal Opportunities and Child Development.