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Childcare Apprenticeship - Kids Love Nature KIDS LOVE NATURE (LYTCHETT) LTD

The Aspire Training Team are currently recruiting for a punctual, reliable and enthusiastic individual to join Kid’s Love Nature’s Lytchett Minster setting as a Level 2 Apprentice.

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

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Closing date: 28 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £155.00

  • Working week

    Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Oct 2019

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate

  • Reference number

    VAC001586946

  • Positions

    1 available

The Aspire Training Team are currently recruiting for a punctual, reliable and enthusiastic individual to join Kid’s Love Nature’s Lytchett Minster setting as a Level 2 Apprentice.

The setting is located in a former Victorian primary school and opened in September 2018 following extensive indoor and outdoor renovation. The setting looks after children from ages 1 to 5 and benefits from a large outdoor area, dining room, art room, separate indoor and outdoor spaces for 1 year olds and a supersized sandpit for the children.

This is an exciting opportunity to complete a Level 2 Childcare apprenticeship within a friendly team at a fantastic setting.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To work effectively as part of a team
  • To be involved in the planning of activities for the children
  • Communicating with parents and ensuring that the children’s records are accurate and up to date
  • Interacting with the children and encourage the children to participate in the activities
  • Creating a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere for the children to flourish
  • Supporting with personal care and changing nappies
  • Preparing snacks & baking
  • Helping to keep the setting clean & tidy

The ideal candidate will need to be a great team player, confident and outgoing and must be willing to carry out a variety of tasks. You must also you must be imaginative, creative and be committed to a career within Childcare.

You ideally will have GCSE Grades A*-C 9/4 in English Language & maths, or equivalent i.e. functional skills however please note that in the event you would like to progress onto an Level 3 Childcare Apprenticeship you must have grades A*-C 9/4 in GCSE or equivalent in English and maths upon completion of the Level 3.

At the end of the course there is the possibility of full time employment for the right candidate.

Venue open 51 weeks of the year.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication Skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Ability to interact with children
  • Be an active team member

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Friendly
  • Flexible
  • Reliable
  • Punctual
  • Confident
  • Motivated and willing to achieve a Level 2 in childcare

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE's at grade C/4 or above in English and maths or equivalent i.e. Functional skills - desired but not essential
  • Must be able to obtain a clear DBS

Future prospects

  • Potential to gain permanent employment within the setting
  • May be able to progress onto achieving the Level 3 Diploma

Things to consider

When starting a qualification in childcare you will be asked to carry out basic tasks such as washing up, changing nappies and clearing away toys. You will gain more responsibility with time.

You will also be expected to read to the children and to participate in music and movement sessions with them.

You must be able to make your own way to the setting, so please make sure you are within a suitable distance to commute to the setting and that the travel time is reasonable.


About the employer

The setting is located in a former Victorian primary school and opened in September 2018 following extensive indoor and outdoor renovation. The setting looks after children from ages 1 to 5 and benefits from a large outdoor area, dining room, art room, separate indoor and outdoor spaces for 1 year olds and a supersized sandpit for the children.

Employer

KIDS LOVE NATURE (LYTCHETT) LTD

Address

Dorchester Road

Poole

BH16 6JE

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRE TRAINING TEAM LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspire Training Team Limited

  • Intermediate Certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce
  • Level 2 functional skills in English and maths if necessary

Apprenticeship framework

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Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Jan 2022