Ambers Attic Limited

Apprentice Childcare Assistant - Advanced (Level 3)

Ambers Attic Limited (Employer)

Bury College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £155.63
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, hours between 8.00am - 6.00pm (1 hour for lunch).
24 months (duration)
22 February 2021(start date)
Early Years Educator (apprenticeship standard)
12 February 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic, positive and highly motivated individual with a passion to start a career in childcare. As an Apprentice Early Years Educator, you will receive first class training. We are committed to working with children to maximise their early year’s development and you must share that same commitment.

Responsibilities

You will be trained to a high standard in all duties required of you involving keeping the children safe and enhancing their learning/play. 

This will include:

  • Ensuring safety of children at all times
  • Supervising outdoor play
  • Supporting development through play
  • Preparing and feeding children
  • Keeping the nursery clean
  • Dealing with parents and any paperwork that needs completing
  • You will be supported throughout your training and treated as a valuable member of staff

Future Prospects

  • Subject to a successful Apprenticeship, there may be the opportunity to secure permanent employment

Reality Check

  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week), For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
  • We operate an Equal Opportunities Policy and all applications will be treated in strict confidence.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore, the successful applicant will be subject to a DBS check

Skills Required

  • Honest and hardworking attitude to work and your qualification
  • Flexible and fun but able to be professional
  • Able to work as part of a positive team and open to change
  • Ability to empathise with children
  • Excellent communication skills

Qualities Required

  • Candidates for this Apprenticeship must have a passion for developing their career in Early Years and show passion and flair for supporting young children and their families
  • They will also need the ability to cherish the individuality of children and support us in putting in place the foundations of lifelong learning whilst upholding our high profile
  • You will be required to work shifts, so you must be flexible with your working hours
  • You will need to pass a DBS check and provide the employer with two references

Qualifications Required

  • GCSE grades 9-4 (A*-C) in maths & English essential for Level 3, plus you must have already achieved Level 2 Childcare

Training Provided

  • Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • This is a work-based qualification with college attendace for timetabled classes
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