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Nursery Apprentice The Trees Day Care Nursery

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Swindon are looking for L2 (or L3) Nursery Apprentices to join their team.

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Closing date: 03 Oct 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

    Times TBC (as per rota)-Monday to Friday.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001719121

  • Positions

    1 available

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Swindon are looking for a L2 (or L3) Nursery Apprentice to join their team.

As a Nursery Apprentice, you will contribute to a high-quality caring environment for children.
This includes:

  • Creating warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding
  • Acting as key worker to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to
  • Completing all work to desired timescales as set by Showcase Tutor

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Someone who ideally has some experience working with children (babies, toddlers or pre-school)

Personal qualities

  • To be a confident, organised, reliable and creative person

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE maths and English at C/4 grade or above is preferred but not essential.
  • If the candidate already has a L2 Childcare award, the L3 EYE may be available on a 18-month basis

Future prospects

  • Once completing your L2/L3 Apprenticeship, you may be offered a full-time position and further training

Things to consider

  • Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying. If you have any queries regarding the role, please contact James on 07715 658042

About the employer

Occupying the entire ground floor, this large detached property has been extensively refurbished to create the ideal nursery environment. The nursery is divided into two spacious playrooms especially equipped for the appropriate age groups. For outdoor activities we have a safe, secure play area. The nursery also has a private car park for easy drop-offs and collections.

The Nursery is situated in a predominately residential area, on the Oxford Road, joining A420 heading for Oxford, and A419 heading north toward Gloucester and south to J15 on the M4.

Employer

The Trees Day Care Nursery

Address

114

Oxford Road

Swindon

SN3 4HD

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Training

Training provider

Showcase Training LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Showcase Training Ltd

Contact

James Sproat 07715658042 james.sproat@showcasetraining.co.uk

  • NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills: English and maths (unless exempt)
  • End Point Assessment
If the candidate already holds a valid L2 Childcare qualification or sufficient experience, the L3 Early Years Educator is available on an 18-month basis.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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