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Nursery Apprentice Little Druids Nursery Ltd

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Amesbury, Wiltshire are looking for a Nursery Apprentice to join their team.

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Closing date: 03 Oct 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

    Monday to Friday. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    10 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001722211

  • Positions

    1 available

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Amesbury, Wiltshire is looking for a 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
  • Creative person

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent maths and English at C (4) grade or above is preferred but not essential.

If the chosen candidate has a valid L2 Childcare qualification or sufficient experience in childcare, the L3 Standard will be offered on an 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.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Little Druids Nursery opened in March 2019 and although the setting is new, the experience and passion for working with children in early years is not.

The Director and Manager Anthony Dooling has over 17 year's experience working as an Early Years Practitioner at settings partnered with the MOD, Montessori Nurseries and managerial roles in outstanding nurseries.

They care for children from 12 months old in their unique setting.  Their vision is to grow together as a community family, sharing experiences and providing outstanding opportunities for early years.  They endeavour to spark imagination, ignite passion and learn through playful experiences. Their nursery is growing quickly and although they have only been open for a year, they have seen amazing progress from their little people, developing independence and growing more confident through interaction and socialisation.

Employer

Little Druids Nursery Ltd

Address

Minton House London Road Unit 2

Salisbury

SP4 7RT

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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 at level 1 minimum (unless exempt)
  • End Point Assessment

If the chosen candidate has a valid L2 Childcare qualification or sufficient experience in childcare, the L3 Standard will be offered on an 18 month basis.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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