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Early Years Educator Apprentice Rebecca Louise Garratt

A dedicated individual, with a passion for childcare, is required for Little Sprouts Nursery caring for children from the age of 3 months to 5 years. The position is in the village of Aylmerton. This is a level 3 Early Years apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 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, between the hours of 07:30 and 17:30, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001732208

  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • To meet the aims and objectives of the nursery as set out in the nursery prospectus, policies and procedures and as communicated by the nursery Management
  • To promote the high standards of the nursery at all times to parents, staff, and visitors
  • To ensure the provision of high standards of physical and emotional care
  • To be fully conversant and compliant with all nursery policies and procedures particularly the fire drill and the medication procedures
  • To work towards meeting the aims and objectives of the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum
  • To keep up to date informative records for key children and to make these available for parents
  • To plan suitable and stimulating activities, allowing for child led play and adapting schedules appropriately as circumstances demand
  • Assist the manager with the efficient upkeep of the building and maintenance/stock of equipment, furnishings and fittings as well as ensuring the security of the building and equipment
  • Assist with the preparation and maintenance of resources and ensure resources are used appropriately
  • To meet the Health and Safety standards appropriate for the needs of young children and ensure high standards of hygiene and cleanliness are maintained at all times. This includes maintaining a secure environment by keeping all outside gates locked, the main entrance door shut and strictly adhering to the nursery’s admittance policy
  • To keep room base, common areas and equipment clean
  • Perform cleaning and washing duties as required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good timekeeping skills

Personal qualities

  • A fun, happy, caring person to join our friendly nursery
  • A reliable team worker

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

To become qualified at Level 3, with the opportunity to progress onto full-time employment subject to interview.

Things to consider

https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Interviews:

Are to be held week commencing 16/08/21/


About the employer

Little Sprouts is a small day nursery, in the village of Aylmerton, offering children the chance to be part of 'A big family unit!'

Employer

Rebecca Louise Garratt

Address

Aylmerton Village Hall

Church Road

Aylmerton

NR11 8PZ

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Training

Training provider

RIVERSIDE TRAINING (SPALDING) LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Riverside Training

Contact

Sue Bulbeck 01775 710945 enquiries@riversidetrainingspalding.co.uk

Training is provided from Riverside Training and will consist of you studying towards the Level 3 Early Years Educator standard and consists of the following:

  • Level 3 Cache Early Years Educator
  • Functional Skills as required in maths, English
  • Paediatric First Aid Training
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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