Nursery Practitioner Apprentice



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Weekly wage £157.50
35.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, 35 Hours Per Week; shifts TBC.
duration: 12 months
start: 16 December 2019
Blandford Forum
Intermediate(level 2)
Children and Young People's Workforce (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
2 December 2019 (application closing date)
A fantastic opportunity to join a family run nursery who will support you through gaining your Level 2 Childcare qualification!


To be part of a team and to help with planning of activities, observing children, changing nappies, preparing snacks and lunches. Must be flexible with hours.

  • Work (under supervision) with children in the Setting, to provide all aspects of care and supporting learning opportunities, which may include washing, changing and feeding
  • Undertake training to obtain recognised qualifications, including completing assignments on time, and attending all College sessions/ tutorials (if applicable)
  • Uphold standards within the Setting by adhering to all policies and procedures
  • Strive to safeguard children by working to the organisation’s safeguarding Code of Conduct
  • Assist with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Provide adult interaction with children in the Setting
  • Know and implement the Setting’s confidentiality policy
  • Contribute to high standards of hygiene and cleanliness in the Setting

Future Prospects

A full-time permanent position.

Skills Required

  • Hardworking
  • Reliable
  • Patient

Qualities Required

  • Confident
  • Fun
  • Friendly

Qualifications Required

No previous qualifications required.

Training Provided

PARAGON SKILLS have the ENERGY & EXPERIENCE to give you the EDGE in kick starting your career. Our Learning and Development Coaches will deliver outstanding teaching and learning to help ENERGISE you to complete your apprenticeship training and leave you confident to EXECUTE tasks to the highest standard.

Paragon will provide the training for this apprenticeship within your company’s site therefore there is no need for you to attend an outside training facility at any time.

On completion of this apprenticeship you will receive:

  • Diploma Level 2 in Childcare
  • Functional Skills in maths, English & ICT Employment (if required)
  • Rights & Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

Excellent understanding of the need for high quality customer service.

GCSE's or equivalent passes are preferred but not essential as Functional Skills in maths and English will be completed.

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