Childcare/ Nursery Nurse Apprentice Little Green Man Nursery

Being a key worker for individual children. Being responsible for caring for babies and children. Planning activities according to the EYFS. Working with parents and other team members.

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    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

    Mon-Fri 40 hours 8am-5pm including day release

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    18 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001231652

  • Positions

    1 available

This vacancy is advertised by the Training Trust on behalf of Little Green Man Nursery:

  • You will attend the Training Trust one day per week for your college work.
  • An abilities to work into all areas of the nursery with different age group of children.
  • Fully Understand the EYFS to plan activities and to record the children’s development as they move through the nursery.
  • Prepare snacks for the children.
  • To attend to their personal care needs throughout the day ensuring that the child is respected and safe at all times.
  • Feeding the children and attending to the sleep and rest needs throughout the day.
  • Being responsible for maintaining a clean and safe environment for the children, staff and parents alongside other staff.
  • Reporting the room leader and managers of the nursery.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Some knowledge of working with children preferable, though not essential.

Personal qualities

  • Good time keeping and attendance.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Patience.
  • Kind and caring qualities.
  • Cheery disposition.
  • Willingness to learn.

Qualifications required

  • GCSE’s Maths and English Grades A-C or equivalent preferable, though not essential.

Future prospects

Progressing onto the Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3) if successful in completing your coursework in the allotted time and good feedback from the employer.

Things to consider

  • Early starts.
  • Train or bus journey.
  • Being answerable to manager or room leader.
  • Late finishes.

About the employer

The Little Green Man Day Nursery operates from a large Victorian building situated in the heart of Leytonstone, just off the High Road, opposite Tescos, and a few minutes walk from the Central Line and Bus Station. Our building has big bright and airy rooms and we have four large outside play areas.

To help parents who work beyond school hours, we provide a Breakfast and Teatime Club, picking children up from three of the local schools, and run Holiday Schemes as well. You will be able to rest assured that your child is being cared for in a safe environment doing a wide range of stimulating and enjoyable activities.

Employer

Little Green Man Nursery

Address

6 Lemna Road

London

E11 1HX

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Training provider

  • Child care level 2 apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider

WFCCTT

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training Trust (WFCCTT)

Contact

Aisha or Vicky


Other information

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).

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017