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Childcare Apprenticeship – NVQ Level 2 LITTLE CARE BEARZ NURSERY LIMITED

At Little Care Bearz nursery our aim is to create a happy, safe and secure environment which ensures each child achieve their full potential. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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Closing date: 07 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.00

    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 to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    52 weeks

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    04 Dec 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001670367

  • Positions

    1 available

The main responsibilities of this job role will include:

  • Supporting the development of the childcare provision
  • Providing an excellent range of activities that ensures that the child learns whilst having fun
  • Assisting the facility in meeting OFSTED requirements
  • Being a team player
  • Providing challenging and stimulating activities for all children appropriately
  • Undertaking First Aid training as required
  • Undertaking training as appropriate to meet any changes in standards or appropriate legal requirements as required
  • Ensuring that all Health and Hygiene requirements are adhered to at all times
  • Responsibility for equal opportunity in delivery, access and attitude in aspects of service delivery and management
  • Working with teams across the Centre
  • Supporting children’s learning and development, including supporting planning and observations
  • Preparing and maintaining the environment and resources for the children
  • Preparation of food for breakfast, snack and afternoon tea
  • Supporting children’s self-help needs
  • Being creative and enthusiastic
  • Following safeguarding rules
  • Working within confidentiality guidelines

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills
  • Creative, imaginative and willing to get stuck in
  • Patience and a caring nature

Personal qualities

  • Applicants should have a desire to develop and enhance their childcare skills whilst working in a supportive nursery setting
  • This role is ideal for anybody who has a genuine passion for working with children and that is keen to learn and progress in their own professional development
  • The successful applicant will be a positive role model and enthusiastic individual

Desired qualifications

Successful applicants will:

  • Have grade C/4 or above in English and maths GCSE (or equivalent), or Functional Skills Level 2
  • Be able to attend our training Academy in Birmingham for your 26 classroom-based days

Future prospects

  • During the Intermediate Apprenticeship in childcare you will have access to excellent training and development opportunities within the role, with the potential to progress on the Advanced Diploma, Level 3 Apprenticeship Early Years Educator

Things to consider

  • You will need to attend our Training Academy in Birmingham City Centre for 26 days out of your whole apprenticeship, for your classroom-based learning and will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor

About the employer

At Little Care Bearz nursery our aim is to create a happy, safe and secure environment which ensures each child achieve their full potential.

We ensure each child’s development is inclusive to their needs and we encourage children to respect eachothers values and work in partnership with parents and community to give good quality of learning and development. We believe that it is important to have the support of parents
We work alongside Start well to promote a healthy lifestyle and encourage families to come along to Start well workshops, literature is available at our workshops.

Employer

LITTLE CARE BEARZ NURSERY LIMITED

Address

461

Moseley Road

Birmingham

B12 9BX

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Training

Training provider

LEAPING MAN LEARNING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by SWIFTACI

Contact

Amy Langwith 0121 594 0453 amy.langwith@leaping-man-learning.com

Early Years Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Your apprenticeship will last for 13 months
  • You will be supported by an assessor throughout your apprenticeship
  • As you progress through your apprenticeship your duties and responsibilities will alter as you develop the skills for a successful career in childcare

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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