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Providing quality, affordable childcare for the children of Rutherglen and its surrounding environs.

Our Staff Team are qualified, experienced and knowledgable within the childcare sector, creating the perfect environment for your child to develop and grow!!

ARK Flat Rate Fees

At ARK, we offer our service users a great deal on fees.
All our plans are based on a 50 week payment schedule therefore you pay the same amount every week /month.
The cost of all activities, trips and events are included in your agreed contract payment.


We also offer extremely good rates for college/university placements - get in touch and we will do our best to accomodate your needs.

Childcare Worker/Practitioner

ARK of Out of School Care provides services for children and families in the Rutherglen area of Glasgow. We are looking for someone to come and join our small but dedicated team to deliver high quality and stimulating play opportunities for the children who access our service, within a safe and welcoming environment.

Hours: Part Time 16 hours per week Term Time and 35+ hours per week during school holiday periods.The hours of work will be;

  • Term Time between the hours of 2.30 pm-6.30pm,

  • Holiday Periods between the hours of 7.30 pm-6.30pm


Do you share our passion to deliver high-quality childcare services?

  • Ideally the person would be qualified to SVQ Level 3 Social Services (Children and Young People) or SCQF equivalent. However, suitable applicant with experience who is either currently studying for or willing to undertake study to gain qualification will be considered.

  • Experience of working within a childcare setting.

  • Be flexible in their availability, work additional hours as and when required.

  • Able to plan/deliver stimulating and creative play opportunities for the children.

  • In ARK we work alongside our children and families to develop positive, respectful and compassionate relationships, providing a ‘child centred’ approach. we are passionate about championing the rights of our children and young people whilst ensuring that they also understand that with rights come responsibilities.

  • The successful candidate will also work with/develop our ‘children’s council’ providing children with the opportunities to share their opinions and ideas about their  Out of School Care .

For further information or to request and application form please contact Katie Paterson on 0141 237 1740

All successful applicants are subject to satisfactory pre employment checks.

Operating Hours
Term Time: 15.00 - 18.30
Holiday Periods: 07.45 - 18.30

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