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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Little Wellingtons

To support the staff team to ensure the smooth running of the setting, with regard to all health and safety matters affecting the children in your care.

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Closing date: 11 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.15 to £289.58

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8.30am - 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 32.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    17 May 2019

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001535210

  • Positions

    1 available

Vacancy Description

  • Ensuring confidentiality is maintained in the nursery
  • Adhering to policies and procedures of Childcare Providers and compliance with the children's act, health and safety legislation and within the guidelines of Ofsted and the national standards
  • Working as part of a team
  • To have sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and to work within this framework
  • To implement the daily routine
  • The care and supervision of the children with regard to their physical, emotional and intellectual needs
  • The planning and preparation of activities, to meet the children's individual needs, liaising with parents ensuring effective communication within the nursery
  • Offering all children equal opportunities with regard to their religious persuasions, racial origins, gender, disabilities, cultural background and challenging situations where racism or discrimination is displayed
  • Keeping development records and observations
  • Positive management of children's behaviour
  • Preparation, care, cleanliness and maintenance of the playrooms and equipment.
  • Providing a good role model for students and to help new staff fit in
  • Keeping and monitoring accident, incident and risk assessment records
  • Supervision of meal times, and where appropriate, preparation of babies’ bottles, meal and snack times
  • Laundry duties
  • Attendance of staff meetings
  • Participating in regular parent’s evenings, publicity, open weekends and children's outings
  • Any other duties appropriate to the post as directed by the nursery manager, operations manager and area manager 
  • Practical understanding of safeguarding duties, role of safeguarding officer and current safeguarding legislations

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail
  • Organised
  • Good IT Skills

Personal qualities

  • Good communication skills
  • Enthusiastic
  • Passionate
  • Ambitious
  • Motivated
  • Team Player

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE C/4 or above in maths and English preferable (or equivalent)

Future prospects

  • Further Training, progression within the company, potential full time employment and wage increase based on performance

About the employer

Little wellingtons has operated from Bush Hill Park Methodist church in Enfield for since 2001 and supports the local community and works in partnership with local schools within the borough of Enfield.

The pre-school is located in the hall of the church. The pre-school has a large hall which facilitates a separate kitchen and toilet/bathroom area that are closely attached to the hall allowing easy access.

The children and parents have a large cloakroom on arrival so children can place their belongings and look for their names independently. Once the main doors are opened and managed for safe monitoring of children’s arrival onto premises. A member of staff is located at the main door and the inner door to lead the children into the setting.

The manager and deputy are always available on arrival time to greet parents in the cloakroom area and discuss any queries with parents.

Employer

Little Wellingtons

Address

135

Wellington Road

Enfield

EN1 2RS

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Training

Training provider

CARE FIRST TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Care First Training Limited

Contact

Kelis Towe 01277725774 kelis.towe@carefirsttraining.co.uk

  • Children and Young Peoples Workforce Level 3 certificate
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in English, maths and ICT (if required)
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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