Apprentice Nursery Practitioner - Advanced (Level 3)

Employer:

BLUE GIRAFFE CHILDCARE (BROMSGROVE) LIMITED

Training Provider:

Aspiration Training Ltd.

Weekly wage £156.00
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday - Between 7.30am & 6pm
duration: 18 months
start: 27 July 2020
BROMSGROVE
Advanced (Level 3)
Early Years Educator (apprenticeship standard)
20 July 2020 (application closing date)
A vacancy has a risen for an Apprentice Nursery Practitioner working in a Nursery Setting committed to providing an excellent quality service for every child and parent delivered in a friendly, caring, safe environment within which all children will feel nurtured and secure. For children aged 6 weeks to 5 years

Responsibilities

An opportunity has arisen with an employer in the Bromsgrove area for an Apprenticeship position in Childcare ideally suits someone level 2 qualified, looking to progress to level 3. The candidates will report to the team manager each day, who will then indicate which team the candidate will be assigned to. Within the team the candidate will assist the other Nursery Assistants to plan and organise both fun and educational activities whilst taking care of the children’s personal needs. 

Other Key Responsibilities may include the following:

  • Assisting the qualified staff with the day to day care of the children including cleaning, nappy changing and feeding
  • Working as part of a team to ensure a smooth running of the setting
  • Planning and completing activities with the children
  • Supporting the children’s development, learning and play
  • Completing development records for the children

The successful candidate must be committed to a learning pathway within a vocational setting with full training up to Level 2 Apprenticeship in Childcare, (with the possibility of progressing to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare where appropriate). This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

Future Prospects

Possibility of employment for the right person.

Reality Check

Candidates are advised to check the location of the vacancy prior to application and be able to travel to and from the location setting. Only candidates with a genuine desire to work in the childcare sector need apply.

Skills Required

  • Good timekeeping
  • Able to work using own initiative

Qualities Required

  • Outgoing personality
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Commitment to a pathway of learning in a vocational setting

Qualifications Required

  • Good Numeracy - A*-C (9-4) Grades in Maths or equivalent
  • Good Literacy - A*-C (9-4) Grades in English or equivalent
  • Level 2 Chidcare would be an advantage

Training Provided

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator
  • Functional Skills
  • QCF Qualification
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