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Please note: Play Scotland is not an employment or placement agency, and is not responsible for vacancies with other employers. We reserve the right to edit, delete, re-word or otherwise modify any advertisement or listing if deemed necessary. Play Scotland always recommends that potential applicants contact the employer organisation to confirm these details.  We post adverts for vacancies with our member organisation not third parties.


PlayTalkRead Champion (Driver)

PlayTalkRead is a Scottish Government Early Years campaign aimed at promoting positive parenting in order to give children the best start in life and a strong platform for healthy growth, development and attainment.

Regular travel across Scotland with additional days at the Edinburgh office

FT £20,400 – £22,450 (260 days including some weekends)

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Smart Play Network to join the PlayTalkRead Roadshow team!

Smart Play are seeking a fun and enthusiastic individual to be part of their play worker team to inspire and support parents and carers to interact with their babies and little ones through fun, simple and inexpensive activities.  As a key member of their play worker team you will also be responsible for driving our converted vehicles to and from locations across Scotland.  Full details can be found here


Sessional Workers, NEC Childcare, Edinburgh

The rate of pay for these posts is National Minimum Wage hourly rate for the relevant age group plus holiday pay.

 Sessional Workers are required to assist in the efficient and effective delivery of the organisation’s childcare services.  Settings include a full day care nursery in Leith, an out of school club in Balerno and a breakfast and out of school club in Juniper Green.  Specific hours are not guaranteed and vary from short sessions to full time dependent on the needs of the organisation.

There may be opportunities to work at other locations across the city which are operated by our parent company, North Edinburgh Childcare, which has 7 Out Of School Club, 2 breakfast clubs, and 1 nursery site.

Please note that applicants for these posts must hold, or be willing to work towards, a relevant qualification and be eligible to register at practitioner level with the Scottish Social Services Council.  They must also be a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme.

For full details of this post and an Application Pack please call their Human Resources Dept. on 0131 332 8001,


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Playworker Vacancies, Scotland

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