You will be there to take care of the children ensuring they are safe at all times. You will assistant in activities. You will work closely with other members of staff to plan activities and guide the children.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 40 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    17 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • You will be expected to provide a high standard of care to all children
  • Assist in age and stage appropiate activities for the children
  • Establish postive relationships with children and their families
  • Ensure a high standard of health and safety , cleanliness and hygiene is maintained at all times
  • Work as a team,be flexible and provide cover in different rooms when needed, adere to dress code, uniform will be supplied
  • Observe and emulate the good practice of existing staff, seeking advice when needed

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience in childcare preferred
  • Need to deal with day to day needs of children e.g sick , nappy changing, bad colds
  • Be flexable with nursery needs
  • Take instructions from staff when needed and carry out to best of your ability

Personal qualities

  • Good communication skills
  • Good presentation
  • Good personal Hygiene

Future prospects

With view to permanent postion depending on prefomance and qualifcation result.

About the employer

Rainbow day nursey is a privately owned childcare setting registered for the care of children aged fron 3 months to school age and has been open since 1990. The learning environment consists of four separate rooms on the groud floor. Baby Room- 3 months to approx 14 months to 16 months Toddlers Room- approx 14-16 months to 2 years Early Learners- 2 years to approx 2yrs and 8 months Pre-School approx 2yrs 8 months to Reception age. In accordance with the DfES guildlines, we follow the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework when planning experiences and opputunities for children The children enjoy a large outdoor play area and we are part of an Early Excellence Outdoor Learning Programme. We practice ECat which is The Every Child Talker Programme , which children can enjoy learning langauge through play.Each childs';s cultural background is respected and valued as part of their individuality and is tracked and planned at all times.The Nursery Director Tracy Butterfield prides the nursery


Rainbow Day Nursery





WA13 0QQ

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Training provider

Level 2 Certificate for the Children & Young Peoples Workforce, Childrens Workforce Development Council Workbook, Employment Rights and Responsibilities, Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by GP STRATEGIES TRAINING LIMITED


Hannah Bennett

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).

Employer's Application Instructions

Apply via GetMyFirstJob - applications come through to the provider, are prescreened by a telephone interview.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Oct 2017