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Pre School Playhouse Ruislip - Nursery Assistant Apprentice Level 3 PRE-SCHOOL PLAYHOUSE LIMITED

Nursery Assistant Apprentice Level 3 required for PRE-SCHOOL PLAYHOUSE LIMITED. We are a nursery and preparatory school for babies and children aged one to seven years, with an emphasis on high quality care and development. Based in Ruislip

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Closing date: 15 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £135.00

  • Working week

    Hours to be discussed during interview

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    04 Sep 2019

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced

  • Reference number

    VAC001575013

  • Positions

    1 available

We are a nursery for pre-school children, with an emphasis on high quality care and development. You need to be passionate about working with children in a setting where listening and communication skills are paramount. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To attend college where necessary, complete all assignments on time and attend associated training.
  • To help to set up the setting for the daily programme and to help tidy away at the end of the session.
  • To work closely with the teacher and other staff members, building an effective relationship with parents/carers and ensuring each child's needs are recognised and met.
  • Under supervision, provide all aspects of care for children.
  • Work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members.
  • To advise teacher and Safeguarding co-ordinator of any concerns e.g. over children, parents or the safety of equipment, preserving confidentiality as necessary.
  • To engage with children, offering an appropriate level of support and stimulating play experiences.
  • To ensure that children are kept safe and that you understand when to follow child protection procedures.
  • To support meal times within the setting.
  • To actively participate at team meetings, supervisor meetings and appraisal meetings.
  • To keep completely confidential any information regarding the children, their families or other staff.
  • To be aware of and adhere to all the setting’s operational policies and procedures, e.g. health and safety, fire precautions, dropping off and collection of children, food safety, cleanliness of the setting etc.
  • To ensure that adequate records are kept and updated regularly.
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as directed by the teacher, in accordance with the setting’s objectives.
  • To look upon the Nursery as a ‘whole’. Be constantly aware of the changing needs of the children and nursery.

It is the nature of working in a nursery that tasks and responsibilities are on occasion unpredictable and varied, so to retain flexibility this job.

Description is not an exhaustive list of duties and the post holder will be required to undertake any other reasonable duties discussed and directed by the teacher.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Willingness to learn new skills and undertake further training.
  • Experience of working with young children.
  • Effective team worker
  • Ability to use initiative in all areas of work
  • Good communication skills
  • Confidence to interact with a wider team
  • Punctual and reliable

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to learn and gain a level 3 qualification.
  • Good skills of communication and interaction.
  • Commitment to working effectively with young children and families.
  • Friendly and flexible approach at work which facilitates the development of effective relationships.
  • Clean tidy and presentable appearance; appropriately dressed for the setting
  • Enthusiastic and energetic

Desired qualifications

GCSEs A*- C / 9-4 in English, maths and ICT desirable

Future prospects

Discussed at Interview

Things to consider

To attend college where necessary, complete all assignments on time and attend associated training.


About the employer

We are a nursery and preparatory school for babies and children aged one to seven years, with an emphasis on high quality care and development. You need to be passionate about working with children in a setting where listening and communication skills are paramount

Employer

PRE-SCHOOL PLAYHOUSE LIMITED

Address

Pre School Playhouse, Stafford Road

RUISLIP

HA4 6PD

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Training

Training provider

Harrow and Uxbridge College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Uxbridge, Harrow College

Contact

Alice Armson aarmson@uxbridgecollege.ac.uk

  • Children and Young People's Workforce level 2 framework
  • Functional Skills as required
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Full on the job training to be provided and one day a week college attendance for underpinning knowledge. 

Apprenticeship framework

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Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

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

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Closing date: 15 Oct 2021