In consultation with the Schools & Lifelong Learning Service Manager Early Years and Locality Manager provide professional and management advice to Early Years Centres, Nursery Schools and classes, Partner Providers, and Childcare Services and be accountable for the management, co-ordination and development of the Early Years service in the locality. Ensure that the services meet statutory obligations and required service standards to maximise the potential of children and their families. Contribute to the achievement of the overall aims and objectives of the department and implementation of national policy priorities through effective leadership, consultation and communication.
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by the City of Edinburgh Council.