Join the team

Here at FossoPLAY we are always looking to expand our family of practitioners. We look for inspiring, creative and curious people who really understand our values and approach.

As a family run business it is important to us that our ‘FossoPLAY family’ is full of kind and enthusiastic people who also know the value of fun. If you think you could fit into our family then get in touch.

FossoPLAY is also committed to raising standard across the early Learning and Childcare sector and, as such, is an accredited Scottish Living Wage Employer.

Current Positions:

Outdoor Play Practitioner (Casual)

Hours: subject to requirements within the nursery

Salary: £9.90 per hour. Other benefits on application

We are always looking for casual practitioners to support and supplement our core team at FossoPLAY. We aim to provide a quality and flexible childcare offer to our users and apply those values to our staffing approach. this means we will from time to time need to add to our ratio staff numbers or cover staff’s flexible working needs. If you think you would fit into our ethos and would like to join our FossoPlay family while working around your existing commitments, let us know!

Outdoor Play Practitioner (full time)

Hours: 40 hours per week

Salary: Hourly rate (pro rata) will be subject to qualifications and experience of successful candidate.

Closing date: **PLEASE NOTE – due to several late enquiries the submission deadline for applications has been extended until Friday 17th June 2022

We are looking for an experienced, motivated, compassionate Practitioner to join our team on a full-time basis. The successful candidate must passionate about supporting play in nature and the benefits of outdoor play and learning. We are looking for someone to help provide inspiration and nurturing support to our children. If you think you have the passion and skills we’re looking for, and can buy into the “FossoPLAYway”, then we want to hear from you!

Full details are available on the My Job Scotland site

How to apply

We run a continuous recruitment cycle for casual practitioners and advertise all our permanent practitioner posts via this website and through our social media channels – give us a follow to make sure you keep up to date with all our recruitment drives.

Below are the relevant documents for all our Outdoor Practitioner roles.

Outdoor Childcare Practitioner – Job Description

Outdoor Childcare Practitioner – Person Specification


FossoPLAY – Application Form (for use by all applicants)

To apply for a permanent or casual post please complete the FossoPLAY Application Form above and return it to

If you would like to find out more information about working at FossoPLAY or have any related questions you can also contact us directly on or call us on 07738682016

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