Nursery Apprentice Fountain Of Knowledge

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a an outstanding nursery environment as an apprentice.

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Closing date: 30 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

    40 hours per week, Monday-Friday Shifts will vary between the hours of 7am – 6.30pm Attendance at Northampton College is required one evening per week until 8.30pm – term time

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001292413

  • Positions

    1 available

Main Duties:

  • To interact with the children
  • To advise your supervisor of any concerns
  • To help set-up and clear away the setting on a daily basis
  • To attend in-house and external training courses
  • To implement and maintain setting policies and procedure
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as requested

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Ability to communicate effectively with children

Personal qualities

  • Strong work ethic
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Caring

Qualifications required

No formal qualfiications required.

Future prospects

Permanent role within the nursery.

Things to consider

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).

About the employer

Fountain Of Knowledge is an exclusive Montessori Nursery School, celebrating more than a decade providing premier quality full-day and sessional care for children aged between two and five years. Our aim is to provide the highest standards of pre-school education, which develops each child’s social, emotional and intellectual well-being within a friendly and safe "prepared environment". The prepared environment is one in which the child can develop naturally, at his/her own pace, and to become as independent as possible. At all times the child is encouraged to develop to their true potential. Children are aged from 6 months – 8 years The Nursery was awarded OFSTED's highest rating - overall OUTSTANDING in their 2010 inspection.

Employer

Fountain Of Knowledge

Address

Meadway A

Northampton

NN7 3PL

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Training provider

  • Level 2 Apprenticeship – Children & Young People’s Workforce
  • Functional Skills (If required)
  • ERR Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • PLTS – Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider

NORTHAMPTON COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northampton College

Contact

Naomi Alormele 01604736315 naomi.alormele@northamptoncollege.ac.uk


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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017