Childcare Apprenticeship Bambino Day Nursery

The apprentice will be providing care for the children and taking care of their physical needs, they will supervise lunch and nap times. They will provide challenging activities to encourage development as well as entertain and occupy the children. The apprentice will also work towards a Level 2 Children and Young People's Workforce Qualification.

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Closing date: 31 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

    Forty hours over five days, Days and Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001306374

  • Positions

    1 available

Bambinos Nursery offers a safe and enjoyable experience for the children under their care and full support to their team. 

They are looking for a happy and well presented apprentice who has a natural love for children and an enthusiasm to ensuring their development and wellbeing.

The apprentice will:

  • Be providing care for the children and taking care of their physical needs
  • They will supervise lunch and nap times
  • They will provide challenging activities to encourage development as well as entertain and occupy the children

The apprentice will also work towards a Level 2 CYPW Qualification that includes completing observations and assessments as well as completing the children's daily diaries


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The apprentice should have good communication, reading and writing skills

Personal qualities

  • Happy
  • Well-presented
  • Smiley and engaging with the children
  • Enthusiastic
  • Have a natural love for children

Qualifications required

No formal qualifications are required as full training will be given.

Future prospects

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to go onto an Advanced Apprenticeship. They will also be provided with training for safeguarding and first aid among other courses.

About the employer

Bambino Day Nursery in Terriers is a large, standalone nursery with extensive grounds, they take care of over a hundred children. The nursery provides childcare for children aged 0-5, 5 days a week, 51 weeks a year. It has a small, friendly team and is involved with charities. It has a 'good' Ofsted report, the nursery is looking for a new and passionate apprentice to join their friendly and nurturing team.

Employer

Bambino Day Nursery

Address

Old Brands Lodge

Kingshill Road

High Wycombe

HP13 5BB

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Training provider

  • Full practical training will be provided in the nursery and a trained assessor will visit you every four to twelve weeks (depending on training need), at which time work will be set which should be completed ready for the next review
  • During the visits, the assessor will observe you in a particular area which you should have planned prior to the appointment
  • Observations will take place in the nursery but all written work must be completed at home
  • Training will take from 12 to 18 months depending on your experience and level, and Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT will be available if required

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider

SPAN TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Span Training Development

Contact

Charlotte Rooney 0845 548 5100 charlotte.rooney@span.org.uk


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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017