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Nursery Assistant - Apprenticeship PLAYROOM LONDON LIMITED

To contribute a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children in the nursery.

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Closing date: 13 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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 9am to 6pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    01 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001696158

  • Positions

    1 available

Provide a safe and stimulating environment for children to play and learn

  • To contribute to a programme of activities suitable to the age range of children in your area in conjunction with other staff
  • Work alongside parents of special needs children to give full integration in the nursery
  • Support all staff and engage in a good staff team
  • To attend ALL out of working hours activities, e.g. training, monthly staff meetings, parents’ evenings, summer fair, Christmas party, etc.
  • To be flexible within the working practices of nursery. Be prepared to help where needed, including undertaking certain domestic jobs within the nursery, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleaning of equipment, etc.
  • Work alongside the manager and staff team to ensure that the philosophy behind the project is fulfilled
  • Look upon the nursery as a ‘whole’, be constantly aware of the needs of the children
  • To respect the confidentiality of information received
  • To develop your role within the team, especially with regard to your position as a keyworker
  • To ensure the provision of a high quality environment to meet the needs of individual children from different cultures and religious backgrounds and stages of development
  • To be aware of the high profile of the nursery and to uphold its standards at all times

Specific child care tasks:

  • The preparation and completion of activities to suit the child’s stage of development
  • To ensure that mealtimes are a time of pleasant social sharing
  • Washing and changing children as required
  • Providing comfort and warmth to a poorly child

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication
  • Organisation
  • Team work
  • Problem solver

Personal qualities

  • Upbeat
  • Friendly
  • Caring
  • Patient
  • Bubbly
  • Committed
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy

Desired qualifications

None required.

Future prospects

Full time role or progress onto Level 3 course. 

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

A lovely Nursery in the heart of Wandsworth. My Client has a supportive management team who develop staff in their careers and are happy to support on additional courses and career development. My client value our exceptionally hard-working staff and are a friendly supportive team.

Employer

PLAYROOM LONDON LIMITED

Address

317

Garratt Lane

London

SW18 4DX

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Training

Training provider

THE RECALVI ENTERPRISE LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by THE RECALVI ENTERPRISE LTD

Contact

Amy Wilson 07825648381 amy.wilson@apprenticeshipconnect.co.uk

Full Early Years Practitioner training to be provided on the job. 

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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