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Apprentice Nursery Nurse CHILDREN'S WORLD (UK) LTD

At Children’s World we are always looking for enthusiastic and passionate people to join our team. We pride ourselves on valuing our employees and recognising hard work, we offer progression, training and support to talented individuals.

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Closing date: 08 Dec 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

    Hours to be arranged Monday to Friday 30-40 hours a week between opening hours of 7:30am to 6pm with a minimum 30-minute break.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001718632

  • Positions

    2 available

Do you have a caring personality, are organised, and patient, with a ‘can do’ attitude? If so, we will be delighted to hear from you;

Childrensworld is a small group of family focused nurseries based in Shropshire and Telford since 2000.

Childrensworld Newport nursery is 1 of 3 nurseries, a purpose built nursery which opened in May 2019, with excellent facilities for both children and staff.

With expanding numbers we are now looking for an enthusiastic and passionate individual to join our team.

The Role will include;

  • Under supervision, provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding.
  • To assist with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children.
  • To provide adult interaction with children in the nursery.
  • To be aware of the nurseries confidentiality policy.
  • Support all staff and engage in a good staff team.
  • To input and contribute to ideas regarding implementation of policies and procedures such as Early Years Foundation Stage.
  • Contribute to good standards of hygiene and cleanliness in Nursery.
  • To undertake such other duties and responsibilities of an equivalent nature, as may be determined by the trainee's supervisor from time to time.
  • The trainee's duties must at all times be carried out in compliance with Childrensworld Equal Opportunities policy.
  • Look upon the nursery as a "whole" where can your help be most utilised, be constantly aware of the needs of children.
  • To ensure the provision of a high quality environment to meet the needs of individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds, and stages of development.
  • To be aware of the high profile of Childrensworld and to uphold its standards at all times.
  • To be aware of all emergency and fire evacuation procedures.
  • To be aware of sections 7 & 8 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.
  • To understand that as part of training you will be required to move to other parts of the nursery.
  • To be flexible in hours and duties in order to meet the needs and requirements of Childrensworld

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Good level of spoken and written communication skills

Ability to work in a team but also to use own initiative when needed

Personal qualities

Good communication skills, good team player

Desired qualifications

The successful candidate must have GCSE 4/C or above in both maths and English.

Future prospects

It is likely to become a permanent position upon successful completion of the apprenticeship

Things to consider

The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £4.30 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.

Full Enhance Security checks are mandatory for this role.


About the employer

CHILDRENSWORLD NEWPORT

ChildrensWorld Newport is a purpose-built nursery on the edge of the Mere Park Garden Centre, where we opened the nursery in May 2019. We have our own entrance off the A518 Stafford Road into the separate nursery grounds, with lots of parent parking.

The nursery has 2 baby rooms, a toddler room, and a preschool room, each with direct access leading to our large outdoor space laid with all-weather artificial grass.

Employer

CHILDREN'S WORLD (UK) LTD

Address

Mere Park Childrens World Newport

Stafford Road

Newport

TF10 9BY

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Training

Training provider

Shrewsbury Colleges Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Shrewsbury Colleges Group

Contact

Laura Scotland 07970168938 laurasc@shrewsbury.ac.uk

Working towards achieving the knowledge, skills and behaviours required for the Level 3 Diploma Early Years Educator, full details can be found at  Early years educator / Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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