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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Broadfields Day Nursery

To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children place in the setting.

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Closing date: 11 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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-Friday shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    19 Dec 2019

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001604265

  • Positions

    1 available

Vacancy Description

  • To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children place in the setting
  • To work as part of a team in order to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, develop and learn
  • To build and maintain strong partnership working with parents to enable children’s needs to be met
  • To implement and promote all Policies and Procedures and the Staff Rules
  • To have an understanding of children’s development, their needs and the provision of positive play
  • To demonstrate a genuine care for children
  • To care for and supervise the group of children assigned to them
  • To ensure their safety at all times
  • To take an interest in the children and their families, to treat them as individuals and with respect at all times
  • To create an interesting and stimulating environment for the child to develop all their skills
  • To ensure positive management of children’s behaviour
  • To carry out house-keeping duties as appropriate
  • To ensure the ethos, implementation and legal requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • To ensure an adherence to the health and safety policy relating to the provision of play
  • To support members of staff to ensure appropriate Child Protection procedures are put into place
  • To be flexible and adaptable, to assist in all areas of nursery work and to provide support for other members of staff
  • To assist in the keeping of development records and observation, and accident, incident and risk assessment records as appropriate
  • To be able to think and act quickly in a stressful or emergency situation, and to be aware of the correct procedures
  • To attend staff meetings and training courses as directed by course tutors in order to complete the Apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • To work as part of that team and contribute positively of the staff team
  • To provide a role model of good practice to other members of staff
  • To go about your duties with a positive and enthusiastic attitude – to be organised, efficient, confident, hardworking and conscientious

Personal qualities

  • To promote at all times good relations between staff members, parents and children, and at all time promote the good name and ethos
  • To cover any other staff responsibilities as appropriate at the request of the Manager, particularly taking into account that unforeseen situations can occur when looking after children, and that the child’s care and welfare is paramount at all times

Desired qualifications

  • A-C/7-4 GCSEs, or equivalents, in maths and English

Future prospects

  • Possible permanent position

Things to consider

  • On your feet all day

About the employer

Our Broadfields Nursery is located on Broadfields Road in Catford, London.

It is universally known that children learn through play and that learning should be fun. Therefore, we endeavour to ensure that everyone has fun - children, staff and parents alike!!

Our curriculum covers all ages of children at nursery - from the very youngest to the oldest and gives each child the opportunity to reach their full potential and enables them to develop their own sense of self-worth.

Staff plan activities to ensure each of the development areas are covered; thus helping each child move on to the next stage of development, whilst enhancing their natural desire to learn.

Employer

Broadfields Day Nursery

Address

96

Broadfield Road

London

SE6 1NG

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Training

Training provider

CARE FIRST TRAINING LIMITED

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

Contact

emily laurenza 01277725974 emily@carefirsttraining.co.uk

Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must have:

  • Taken level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
  • Achieved a level 3 Early Years Educator (EYE) qualification
  • Achieved a level 3 award in paediatric first aid (RQF) or emergency paediatric first aid (RQF)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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