Apprentice Nursery Assistant Treetops Nursery LMC (Lancaster)

Treetops are looking for a level 3 apprentice nursery assistant to help provide nursery care and education for the children, aged between 2-4 years.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £105.00

    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

    30 hours a week from Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    1 years

  • Possible start date

    07 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001266400

  • Positions

    1 available

Treetops are looking for a level 3 apprentice nursery assistant to help provide nursery care and education for the children, aged between 2-4 years.

 

Your main tasks and responsibilities will:

  • Maintain a safe and secure environment.
  • Be responsive to individual children’s personal needs including intimate care.
  • Exhibit good communication skills with the children and their parents/carers.
  • Under supervision, learn to take responsibility for a key group of children, monitor and record individual key children’s progress and development in relation to Early Years Foundation Stage seven areas of learning.
  • Provide opportunities for children to learn through play.
  • Supervise children at lunchtimes/snack times.
  • Attend all staff planning meetings and participate in relevant training.
  • Other duties commensurate with the grade of post as required.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills.

Personal qualities

  • Polite and friendly to all parents, children, colleagues and outside agencies.
  • Punctual.
  • Presentable.
  • Good with children.
  • Confident.

Qualifications required

  • GCSE or equivalent grades C or above in Maths and English.

Future prospects

A permanent role within the Nursery.

About the employer

Treetops Nursery at Lancaster and Morecambe College is registered with OFSTED to provide education and care for the children of students, staff and the wider community. The nursery is open during College Term-time from 8.00 am – 5.00 pm.

Employer

Treetops Nursery LMC (Lancaster)

Address

Morecambe Road

LA1 2TY

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Training provider

  • NVQ Level 3 in Childcare.
  • Functional Skills if required.

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider

LANCASTER AND MORECAMBE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lancaster & Morecambe College

Contact

Beth Lawton b.lawton@lmc.ac.uk


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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017