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Join Early Years in Glasgow

Over the next 12 months an increasing number of job opportunities will become available across the city in council and our partnership nurseries.

Current vacancies include:

· Child Development Officer (Various Posts) - Visit myjobscotland to apply

· Support for Learning Worker (Early Years) - Part time - Visit myjobscotland to apply


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National Day Nurseries Association (Scotland)

As the national charity and membership association for children's nurseries across the UK and internationally, National Day Nurseries Association works very closely as a strategic partner to the governments in England, Scotland and Wales. NDNA have 55% of the nursery sector in Scotland as members covering from the Borders right up to the Highlands.

If you are considering either applying for a job in early learning and childcare or interested in training to work in ELC then you might find MyNdna a useful resource, anyone can sign up to MyNdna and discover a whole host of useful resources to help you make up your mind.

NDNA have a wide range of training courses which both members and non-members can apply for.

As well as Scotland specific courses there are also a great deal of other interesting courses on our website which will support CPD in Early Learning and Childcare.

Early Years Scotland

Early Years Scotland (EYS) is committed to providing the very best start in life for every child in Scotland. We are the leading national third sector organisation for children pre-birth to 5 years and support members in all 32 local authorities.

If you are keen to start your career in early learning and childcare, then you could come a member of EYS to help you on your journey!

EYS membership benefits include: helpline, curriculum, inspection and business support, professional learning opportunities, regular magazines and bulletins, members' area on our website, specialist insurance and legal advice, policy templates, and top tips for parents and much more.

EYS has also launched its new EYS Professional Learning Academy and we have a wide range of learning opportunities for you to access as you embark on your new career in early years.

Follow this link to view our Rewarding Career video here to see what it is like to work in this sector.

Click here to see current job vacancies.


More Info

You can find out more information about national early learning and childcare careers on the Scottish Government's website

Search for current early learning and childcare jobs across Scotland at myjobscotland


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