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Apprentice Childcare Assistant Susana Home From Home

Are you passionate about working with children? Do you want to give children the best possible start in life? Then why not start a career in childcare.

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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

    Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    06 Aug 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001642070

  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities:

  • To work along side Childcare Practitioners and assistants whilst contributing to the delivery of quality childcare provision
  • 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 and care to support their development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work well with others and carry out tasks under supervision
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • To have experience within a childcare setting

Personal qualities

  • Patient
  • Confident
  • Reliable
  • Willing to participate in training and development
  • To be able to communicate effectively with children, staff, parents and carers

Desired qualifications

  • Candidates to have preferably attained GCSE grace C and above in English or equivalent, although this is not essential

Future prospects

  • To gain a qualification at level 2 and go on to undertake the Diploma in Children and Young Peoples Workforce, to progress within the childcare sector

Things to consider

  • This is a demanding yet rewarding job, the job description is not exhaustive and other duties may be included

About the employer

This is a privately run nursery based in the centre of Huyton.  This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to work alongside experienced staff in a wonderful nursery setting.

Employer

Susana Home From Home

Address

6

Huyton Hall Crescent

Liverpool

L36 5RL

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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

  • Training will be provided by Northwest Community Services Training Ltd at one of our Training Centres
  • Training will include support sessions tailored to individual needs that include maths, English and ICT  Apprentices will be working  towards level 2 qualification in the Early Years Practitioner Standards

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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