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Join our Team

Would you like to work in a rewarding, dynamic, fun role, then come and join the S.H.I.P team.

S.H.I.P. are recruiting enthusiastic and motivated people to support children with additional support needs throughout our services. 


We currently have the below vacancies available, if you would like more information or to chat about opportunities we would love to hear from you.

Service Co-ordinator 


Are you an experienced and qualified childcare professional looking for a rewarding and challenging role? Do you have a passion for providing high-quality care for children and families? Do you want to join a friendly and supportive team of dedicated staff and volunteers?  


If you answered yes to these questions, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!  


We are looking for a Service coordinator to assist in leading and managing our busy and vibrant services. Along with the General Manager you will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the service, ensuring compliance with relevant legislation and standards, managing staff performance and development, and maintaining positive relationships with parents, carers, and external agencies.  


To be successful in this role, you will need:  


A minimum of BA Childhood Practice (or working towards it) & SVQ 3 Social Services (children and young people)  

At least one year of experience in a senior or managerial role in a childcare setting  

A thorough knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework and the Care Inspectorate requirements  

Excellent communication, leadership, and organisational skills  

A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people  

A flexible and adaptable approach to work, with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines  


In return, we offer:  


A competitive salary 

30 days holiday per annum (including bank holidays), an extra day off if working on your birthday  

A supportive and collaborative work environment  

A chance to make a difference in the lives of children and families in our community  


If you are interested in this role, please send your CV and a covering letter stating why you are the right person for the role and what you will bring to SHIP, to: For more information, please call us on 077103565120. 

Starting date:  June 2024 

After school club Staff

S.H.I.P. are recruiting enthusiastic and motivated people to support children with additional support needs at our after-school club activities in Perth. The main duties are to facilitate play, learning & sports experiences and safe delivery of the service. You will be involved in the planning with the children.

The details are below:

Hours: 2.30 - 6pm

Days:  Monday - Friday (Term time)

Location: Fairview School

Rate of Pay: depending on age, experience and qualifications

SVQ3 Social Care (Children and young people) is required or will need to be completed.

Experience in working with young people with additional support needs is desirable, however training is provided

For more information and/or to apply please email Nicola at

We look forward to hearing from you.

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