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Apprentice Nursery Practitioner Jumping Jacks Day Nursery

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner required for Jumping Jacks Day Nursery based in King's Heath. This is an excellent opportunity to earn, learn and gain a nationally recognised qualification in Childcare Level 2 for 15 months with fantastic career prospects!

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Closing date: 20 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday between 08:00 - 18:00

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    23 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001695364

  • Positions

    2 available

Duties include:

  • Assisting the qualified staff with the day to day care of the children including cleaning, nappy changing and feeding
  • Working as part of a team to ensure a smooth running of the setting
  • Planning and completing activities with the children
  • This role requires you to be able to work as a team and provide activities for children that are fun, enjoyable, challenging and age appropriate.
    Throughout this role you will be giving children choices to enhance their self- confidence and worth

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communicator
  • Able to enhance children’s learning and development 
  • Knowledge of EYFS Curriculum requirements 
  • PC Literate 
  • Knowledge of OFSTED standards

Personal qualities

  • Caring
  • Patient
  • Desire to learn

Desired qualifications

  • Age 16-18: maths and English at GCSE or Functional Skills or equivalents (grades will be discussed at interview)
  • Age 19+: must have maths and English GCSE grade 9 to 2 (A to E) or Functional Skills Level 1/2 or equivalents

Future prospects

  • Possible opportunity to progress onto full-time employment

Things to consider

  • Please do not contact this employer. You must be eligible for the apprenticeship first with the training provider Gordon Franks Training, who will conduct the first interview (apply via the link as specified). Once successful, your details will then be forwarded to the employer, for you to be considered for this vacancy (we have lots of other vacancies too!)
  • Please research the employer and Gordon Franks Training

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
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About the employer

At the Jumping Jacks is to provide a home from home environment for our children, ensuring that each and every child is treated as an individual. We provide a warm, safe, loving and secure environment in which our children can achieve all the skills that will carry them through the important learning years of their lives.

Employer

Jumping Jacks Day Nursery

Address

6

Balaclava Road

Birmingham

B14 7SG

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Training

Training provider

GORDON FRANKS TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Gordon Franks

Contact

Joanita Manka 01213333001 joanita.manka@gordonfrankstraining.co.uk

  • Early Years Practitioner Level 2 qualification 
  • Full training provided at employer site
  • Choice of online or paper-based portfolio
  • Regular assessor visits, observations and reviews
  • Witness testimonies from employer
  • Exams/assessments
  • Technical certificate (industry knowledge)
  • Workshops held at the Gordon Franks Training centre

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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