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Level 2 Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship BRIGHT LITTLE STARS STRATFORD LIMITED

If you have a passion for childcare & are interested in earning money while you learn, this is the role for you. You will be working as part of a team to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, develop and learn.

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Closing date: 18 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    08 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001735237

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • To work as part of the whole team ensuring a continued positive and friendly environment
  • Support the managers and other staff in the daily running of the nursery
  • Supervising children during playtime
  • To contribute to the provision and maintenance of a healthy, safe and stimulating environment
  • Creating a fun, safe and warm environment where children can flourish and grow
  • Engaging children in learning and play activities

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good observation and listening skills
  • Desire to develop skills and knowledge

Personal qualities

  • A genuine enthusiasm for childcare
  • Ability to motivate self and others
  • A flexible approach to the work of the organisation
  • Can add value to a team and take responsibility when required

Desired qualifications

No formal qualifications required but assessment will be carried out at interview to determine whether this programme is suitable.

Future prospects

The successful candidate can progress onto an Apprenticeship at Level 3, into employment, or onto further training at college

Things to consider

You will need to travel to one of our traning centres in Ponders End EN3 or Colindale NW9 one day a week for your training.


About the employer

Bright Little Stars Nursery, Stratford is the newest addition to the Bright Little Stars Group. Opened in May 2021, it is conveniently located next to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park within the New Garden Quarter development and has excellent public transport links. Our modern, purpose-built Nursery provides an exciting, safe and secure environment for the children.

We have three bright learning rooms specially designed for each of our age groups of babies, toddlers and pre-school featuring high ceilings, dual air-conditioning/heating systems, modern interactive LCD computer screens and technology, which includes teaching/learning tablets enabling children to enhance their ICT knowledge and practical skills in preparation for the future. We have carefully selected and are well equipped with high quality resources and equipment to meet all of our individual children’s needs which will ensure they have the best care and learning facilities possible.

 

Our outdoor play area in Stratford, featuring a range of modern and hand crafted equipment, gives each room direct access to the outdoors encouraging children to explore their physical potential and promotes the free flow of learning and exploration skills.

 

Our Stratford Nursery also has access to the beautiful 2-acre communal garden square. Our Children will have access to a custom-made playground activity centre for climbing, creative and imaginative play which balances freedom with safety. The garden square is surrounded by trees which creates a delightful, natural environment.

Employer

BRIGHT LITTLE STARS STRATFORD LIMITED

Address

13

Forrester Way

London

E15 1GL

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Training

Training provider

FIRST RUNG LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by FIRST RUNG

Contact

Beverley Woodhouse 07805980150 bwoodhouse@firstrung.org.uk

  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Early Years Practitioner level 2

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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