Gloucestershire County Council

Early Years Finance Support Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Gloucestershire County Council (Employer)

Gloucestershire County Council (Training Provider)

Annual wage £11,973.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
24 months (duration)
4 January 2022(start date)
Business administrator (apprenticeship standard)
17 December 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

To administer Nursery Education Funding, Early Years grants and contracts and ensure families can access high quality provision. You will work towards, and be expected to achieve, a level 2 Business & Administration framework whilst in this position and will be supported by the department and our dedicated training provider.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Process and administer grants and contracts to providers of Early Years Education and Childcare, accurately recording child placement and setting details and process payments within published time scales.

To ensure Nursery Education providers complete all necessary returns and analyse data to aid planning and monitoring provision.

To provide information advice, guidance and support to families and other agencies to help them access the support they need as required.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The successful candidate will recieve a Level 3 NVQ in Business Administration.

The successful candidate may need to attend college one day a week to complete functional skills.

The successful candidate will be able to attend any training relevant to their job role or apprenticeship.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The successful candidate may have the opportunity to complete a higher level apprenticeship or a permanent role within the Council.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Enthusiastic

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
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