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Childcare Apprentice Ellergreen Early Years Centre

Are you are passionate about working with children and would you like to help children learn and develop the essential skills needed in life? Then this could be a wonderful apprenticeship opportunity for the right person to work in a busy nursery.

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Closing date: 08 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.50

    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

    Days and shifts TBC by employer.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    06 Aug 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001641965

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • To work alongside Nursery Practitioners and assistants whilst contributing to the delivery of quality childcare provision
  • To help support the provision to be an inclusive, secure learning environment for young children
  • To maintain effective relationships with parents, carers and staff in order to meet the needs of children
  • To contribute to the assessment of children's needs

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Clear and concise written skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to be trained and developed
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Well presented, polite and well spoken
  • Punctual
  • Trustworthy
  • Hardworking
  • Honest
  • Adaptable

Desired qualifications

  • To have obtained GCSEs at grades C/4 and above (or equivalent) in English and maths (please note that support may be offered to candidates who are just below grade C/4 depending on assessment results)

 

 

Future prospects

Successful candidates may have the opportunity to progress onto a level 3 apprenticeship or even employment.

 

Things to consider

This is a demanding yet rewarding opportunity that will suit those who have desire to progress in childcare and make a difference to the lives of children.


About the employer

Ellergreen Childrens is an early years provider based in the the Norris Green area of Liverpool providing Childcare and support for children 2-5.

Employer

Ellergreen Early Years Centre

Address

Ellergreen Road

Liverpool

L11 2RY

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Training

Training provider

NORTH WEST COMMUNITY SERVICES TRAINING LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North West Community Services (Merseyside) Ltd

Contact

Shirley Ashcroft 0151 289 9090 shirley-ashcroft@nwcsltd.uk

  • Early Years Practitioner Standard Qualification
  • Functional Skills maths (if GCSE or equivalent A-C (9-4) is not already achieved)
  • Functional Skills English (if GCSE or equivalent A-C (9-4) is not already achieved)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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