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Nursery Assistant Apprentice Tam's House Limited

To support the staff team to ensure the smooth running of the setting, with regard to all health and safety matters affecting the children in your care.

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Closing date: 11 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £184.80 to £356.40

    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 Aug 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001645065

  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • To support the staff team to ensure the smooth running of the setting, with regard to all health and safety matters affecting the children in your care
  • Ensuring confidentiality is maintained in the nursery
  • Adhering to policies and procedures of childcare providers and compliance with the children's act, health and safety legislation and within the guidelines of Ofsted and the national standards
  • Working as part of a team
  • To have sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and to work within this standard
  • To implement the daily routine
  • The care and supervision of the children with regard to their physical, emotional and intellectual needs
  • The planning and preparation of activities to meet the children's individual needs, liaising with parents ensuring effective communication within the nursery
  • Offering all children equal opportunities with regard to their religious persuasions, racial origins, gender, disabilities, cultural background and challenging situations where racism or discrimination is displayed
  • Keeping development records and observations
  • Positive management of children's behaviour
  • Preparation, care, cleanliness and maintenance of the playrooms and equipment
  • Providing a good role model for students and to help new staff fit in
  • Keeping and monitoring accident, incident and risk assessment records
  • Supervision of mealtimes and, where appropriate, preparation of babies' bottles, meal and snack times
  • Laundry duties
  • Attendance of staff meetings
  • Participating in regular parents’ evenings, publicity, open weekends and children's outings
  • Any other duties appropriate to the post as directed by the nursery manager, operations manager and area manager
  • Practical understanding of safeguarding duties, role of safeguarding officer and current safeguarding legislations

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Caring
  • Enthusiastic
  • Passionate
  • Ambitious
  • Motivated

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) are preferable

Future prospects

  • Possible permanent position upon completion

About the employer

A unique setting in a converted Victorian town house provides the perfect backdrop for our small nursery. The nursery underwent a gradual transformation and is now home from home to 18 children and 8 members of staff. A success from the start, we have had full capacity from day one.

Employer

Tam's House Limited

Address

50

Bouverie Road

London

N16 0AJ

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Training

Training provider

CARE FIRST TRAINING LIMITED

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

Contact

Sam Keeble 01277725972 sam.keeble@carefirsttraining.co.uk

Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 functional skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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