Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Easton



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Weekly wage £136.50
35.0 hours per week Monday - Friday; Shifts TBC
duration: 12 months
start: 16 January 2020
Intermediate(level 2)
Children and Young People's Workforce (apprenticeship standard)
9 January 2020 (application closing date)
If you are committed to the wellbeing of children and helping them to thrive and get the best start in life, this opportunity with Treetops Nursery is perfect for you. Can also facilitate a Level 3 Apprentice.


Key duties include: 

  • Undertake a key worker role with specific children and look after their various individual physical, emotional and educational needs
  • Plan effectively for children and provide a stimulating and varied programme of play and learning opportunities
  • Actively encourage children’s progress in all areas of development by engagement, interaction and extension of play activities, using the EYFS for guidance
  • Writing observations, next steps and keeping/updating any other necessary records
  • Writing baseline assessments, 2 year shared reviews and transition reports. 
  • Changing nappies and toileting duties
  • Promote positive values, attitudes and behaviour at all times 
  • Encouraging parental involvement and support this through the development of effective working relationships

Future Prospects

On-going training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time position

Reality Check

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.

Successful applicants will need to provide ‘right to work in the UK’ documentation, undertake a DBS and provide two satisfactory references prior to commencing employment.

Skills Required

  • Sufficient IT skills and written communication skills
  • Good verbal communication skills are essential

Qualities Required

We are looking for an energetic, highly motivated and conscientious individual. Candidates must be mature – with the ability to work under their own initiative. They must also have excellent interpersonal skills and be a strong team player. Applicants must be enthusiastic and have a desire to learn.

Qualifications Required

No qualifications required

Training Provided

  • Level 2 Apprenticeship in Children's and Young Peoples Workforce
  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in maths