Apprentice Nursery Nurse - Intermediate (Level 2)

Rydale Childrens Centre (Employer)

Paragon Training Academy Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £159.25
35.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 35 Hours Per Week shifts TBA
12 months (duration)
3 May 2021(start date)
Early Years Practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
26 April 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Have you been interested in wanting to work with children and truly make a difference in the lives of little people? If this interests you, then read on as we have a fantastic opportunity for an aspiring apprenticeship nursery nurse to join our team

Responsibilities

Rydale Nursery is a pack away setting, within a large village hall, providing childcare from the ages of 3 months to 5 years.

We are looking for a passionate individual who is willing to go above and beyond in providing high quality childcare. This is available at Level 2 OR Level 3.

As Apprentice Nursery Nurse you will:

 Be a great communicator for our children and families

  • Be adaptable
  • Be able to work as part of a team

Your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • To contribute to a high level of care that will enhance children's general health and well-being and to ensure that all toys and equipment are suitable, clean and safe at all times
  • To meet the needs of all children through age appropriate activities inside and outside
  • To carry out observations of children in order to establish the children's development
  • To assist in the preparation of snacks, set up and clear away mealtimes and supervision of children during mealtimes
  • To attend and contribute at regular staff/team meetings  

What we offer:  

  • Ongoing continuous development and early years quality training and mentoring
  • Onsite parking
  • Free uniform
  • A week shut down for Christmas  

Paid holidays

Future Prospects

Potential to become a full time, permanent nursery nurse.

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

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills
  • Teamwork

Qualities Required

  • Adaptable

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent maths and English Grade A-C 9/4 preferred but not essential as functional skills can be completed.

Training Provided

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner

Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider supporting over 4,000 learners through their training, and 1,500 organisations to consistently deliver high quality Apprenticeships across their businesses. Paragon Skills achieves some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. Its extensive experience across multiple specialisms has contributed to an overall achievement rate of 71.4% (2018/19) exceeding the national average of 65.6%, and an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating.

On completion of this 12-month apprenticeship you will have achieved: Early years Level 2.

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