Apprentice Nursery Assistant Rasmi Nursery

A demanding yet rewarding role where you will be responsible for supporting in the care and education of young children.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    30 hours per week, Monday to Friday between 8.30am – 5-30pm

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    05 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Some of your duties will include to:

  • Observe, support and extend children’s learning.
  • Plan appropriate daily activities for children.
  • Work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members.
  • Demonstrate good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion.
  • Work to continuously improve quality of childcare and education.
  • Maintain accurate and effective records.
  • Follow child protection procedures.
  • Meet the nutritional needs of the children and ensure food safety regulations are complied with.
  • To abide by all setting policies and procedures.
  • To work in the different rooms as required (there are 3 different rooms for different ages).
  • To assist early years workers and room supervisors in preparing and implementing activities.
  • Keep the nursery clean, tidy and safe at all times.
  • Welcome parents, children, and visitors.
  • Promote a happy and positive atmosphere.
  • Attend all staff meeting and relevant training courses.
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of children within your care/room.
  • To undertake any necessary duties asked of your by a senior member of staff.
  • To be involved with all aspects of the nursery, and to complete all job duties.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Creative
  • Good team player
  • Enjoy working with children
  • Exceeds expectation
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Confident and outgoing personality
  • Fresh, friendly, and approachable
  • Passion working with children
  • Reliable

Qualifications required

GCSE grades in English and Maths, minimum A-D or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

Possibility of a permanent position and further progression for the right candidate.

Things to consider

Please ensure that you have researched your travel arrangements and are happy with the time it will take and distance required to travel, before you apply for this vacancy. Delivery at Sutton Coldfield Campus/on site at Rasmi Nursery.

About the employer

At Rasmi Nursery we believe in learning through play. Meeting your child’s early learning goals in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). We believe in teaching lifelong skills and preparing children for when they start school. We offer many interesting stimulating learning opportunities throughout our Nursery. Every minute can be important in your child’s day we plan to accommodate the unique individual needs of each child in our setting. Providing an enabling environment that nurtures and engages your child.


Rasmi Nursery


106 Sampson Road


B11 1LD

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Training provider

  • Level 3 NVQ/QCF in Children and Young People's Workforce
  • Level 3 Technical Certificate
  • Level 2 Key or Functional Skills (if required)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Birmingham Metropolitan College


Claire Harper 01384 399848

Employer's Application Instructions

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. In order to provide a better service to our future apprentices and the employers that we work with, we have changed our application process. On the next screen you will find more information about the apprenticeship course and what jobs in the sector might entail. You will be given the opportunity to register your interest and then be invited into the college to meet with the relevant team to discuss our current vacancies and opportunities available to you. If you have already applied and attended an interview session at one of our colleges, please contact your Recruitment Advisor to discuss your interest in this specific vacancy. You do not need to apply again to the college. The Apprenticeship Recruitment Team – BMet 0121 362 1121 (Birmingham) The Apprenticeship Recruitment Team – BMet 01384 399 848 (Stourbridge)

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Aug 2017