Apprentice Nursery Nurse Beeches Day Nursery

This is a fantastic opportunity within a friendly run nursery for someone looking to get into childcare. You will be working in the nursery alongside a professional and experienced team, learning a range of skills to develop a career working in a Children and Young People’s setting.

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

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Closing date: 06 Oct 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 to Fri, 7:30am-6:30pm (shifts between)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001281752

  • Positions

    1 available

This is a fantastic opportunity within a friendly run nursery for someone looking to get into childcare. You will be working in the nursery alongside a professional and experienced team, learning a range of skills to develop a career working in a Children and Young People’s setting.

Role and Responsibilities

You will be trained to a high standard in all duties required of you involving keeping the children safe and enhancing their learning/play. This will include:

  • Ensuring safety of children at all times.
  • Supervising outdoor play.
  • Supporting development through play.
  • Preparing and feeding children.
  • Keeping the nursery clean.
  • Dealing with parents and any paperwork that needs completing.
  • You will be supported throughout your training by staff and you will be treated as a valuable member of staff.
  • We will provide uniform garments free of charge.  

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Honest and hardworking attitude to work and your qualification.
  • Flexible and fun but able to be professional.
  • Able to work as part of a positive team and open to change.
  • You will need to pass a DBS check and provide two references.

Personal qualities

  • Candidates for apprenticeships must have a passion for developing their career in Early Years and show passion and flair for supporting young children and their families.
  • They will also need the ability to cherish the individuality of children and support us in putting in place the foundations of lifelong learning whilst upholding our high profile.

Qualifications required

  • GCSE grades A-C (or equivalent) in math’s & English preferred.
  • Level 2 Childcare qualification.

Future prospects

Subject to a successful apprenticeship you may continue to be employed by the company.

About the employer

Established in 2005, our nursery is a reputable nursery school based in Manchester. Our mission is to give children the best start in life with guided childcare combined with high quality early childhood education, which is fun and enjoyable.

Employer

Beeches Day Nursery

Address

Beeches

St Anns Road

Manchester

M25 9LD

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Training provider

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator
  • Functional Skills if required.

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider

BURY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bury College


Employer's Application Instructions

Please email our Employment Services Team apprenticeships@burycollege.ac.uk with your current CV, the company name and the vacancy reference number.


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

Apply now

Closing date: 06 Oct 2017