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Childcare Apprentice Pride And Joy Nursery Ltd

Contribute to a high-quality caring environment for children. This includes creating a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally through individual attention and group activities.

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Closing date: 15 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday - 8am - 4pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    16 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001690356

  • Positions

    2 available

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Contribute to a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally through individual attention and group activities
  • Give support to other team members throughout the nursery setting
  • Work as part of a team in order to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, learn and develop
  • Look upon the nursery as a ‘whole’ where you can help be most utilised; be constantly aware of the needs of the children
  • The apprentice duties must at all times be carried out in compliance with the nursery’s equal opportunities policy
  • Develop and maintain strong partnerships and communications with parents/carers to facilitate day-to-day caring and early learning needs
  • Be aware of the high profile of the nursery and to uphold its standards at all times
  • Be aware of sections 7 and 8 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Commit to Safeguarding children and provide support to other staff in ensuring children are kept safe and happy
  • Understand that, as part of training, you will be required to move to other parts of the nursery and to other nurseries within the group.
  • Be flexible within working practices of the nursery. Be prepared to help where needed, including undertaking certain domestic jobs within the nursery, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleansing equipment etc
  • Work alongside the Manager and staff team to ensure that the nursery’s philosophy is fulfilled
  • Read, understand and adhere to all policies and procedures relevant to your role as deemed appropriate by the Manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Willing to learn
  • Ability to take constructive feedback
  • Good verbal communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Common Sense
  • Dedicated
  • Punctual
  • Responsible
  • Positive attitude
  • General interest in working with young children

Desired qualifications

GCSE English and Maths 4-9/A-C or equivalent 

Future prospects

Discussed at Interviews

About the employer

Providing preschool care for Babies from 3 Months old and Children up to the age of five. We are committed to the development of children’s social, cultural, educational and psychological needs.

Employer

Pride And Joy Nursery Ltd

Address

Pride & Joy Day Nursery, Spikes Bridge Road

SOUTHALL

UB1 2AS

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Training

Training provider

Harrow and Uxbridge College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Uxbridge, Harrow College

Contact

Sanjay Pal spal@hcuc.harrow.ac.uk

Full on the job training and 1 day a week college attendance is required.

As part of your training you will cover Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR), Technical Certificate, and Functional Skills in Maths and English.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Oct 2021