Childminder Assistant Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Brighttots Childminder Limited (Employer)

Paragon Training Academy Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £124.50
30.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 30 Hours Per Week Shifts TBC
12 months (duration)
7 December 2020(start date)
Early Years Practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
30 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Looking for suitable person to provide safe, high quality education and care for young children.


Main duties:

  • To assist with the planning of the curriculum
  • Observing, monitoring, evaluating and reporting on the progress of each of the Child
  • Reviewing, maintaining and updating records relating to each of the Children
  • To help set up a setting for the daily programme and to help tidy away at the end of the session, ensuring that all toys and equipment are clean and safe at all times
  • To act as a key person to a group of children, liaising closely with parents/carers and ensuring each child’s needs are recognised and met
  • To advise childminder (Jigna Patel) of any concerns e.g. over children, child protection, parents/carers or the safety of equipment, preserving confidentiality as necessary
  • To be aware of any special needs a child may have and to familiarise oneself with relevant play and learning plans
  • To teach children, offering an appropriate level of support and stimulation
  • To attend online, in-service training courses and meetings as required
  • To keep completely confidential any information regarding the children, their families or other staff which is acquired as part of the job
  • To keep up-to-date with current good practice
  • To contribute to and implement all Brighttots childminding’s policies and procedures, especially those on equal opportunities and confidentially
  • Soothe and comfort injured Children in line with the Employer’s policies and procedures
  • Administer first aid/medical care to the extent authorised by the Employer in line with parental/guardian consent and the childminding assistant’s qualifications and experience

Future Prospects

  • Online training and career progression on offer.

Skills Required

  • Creative
  • Organised
  • Good communicator

Qualities Required

  • Bubbly
  • Willing to learn

Qualifications Required

  • GCSE or equivalent  x 5 C/4 or above

Training Provided

  • Early Years Practitioner Level 2
  • Functional skills if required

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.



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