Scottish Childminding Association
Scottish Childminding Association

Charity registered in Scotland SC010489

The Scottish Childminding Association is the national body representing the childminding sector.

Current vacancies

Professional Learning Manager

  • Full time
  • £27,573 – £30,032
  • Stirling
  • Closing 18th February 2019

SCMA is a membership organisation with 83% of Scotland’s childminders being members of SCMA. We are proud of the role we play in promoting childminding as a quality early learning and childcare service and helping our members be the best childminders they can be.

As Professional Learning Manager you will:

  • Lead the delivery of Learn with SCMA Services, shaping professional learning opportunities and ensuring that our childminding members continue to offer high quality family childcare.
  • Be responsible for the delivery of the newly launched SQA Complete Childminding Learning Pathway Work Based Award.
  • Design training materials and lead a team of trainers to deliver new and existing professional learning opportunities.
  • Manage SCMA’s SQA assessing and verification processes.
  • Liaise with external organisations including Local Authorities, SQA, Colleges and Open University.

You will have proven ability to prioritise work, organise information and forward plan. Enthusiasm, self-motivation, good communication and excellent organisational skills are required.

The post is full time, 36 hours per week and will be based at our Head Office in Stirling.