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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Bright Little Stars Watford Ltd

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career in Childcare. The role involves providing of high quality care and education for children throughout the nursery and in partnership with their parents.

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Closing date: 18 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £189.00

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001736455

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Provides a friendly, caring and relaxing environment in order to encourage and develop children.
  • Assists in maintaining a safe, clean and tidy base room and ensures that all daily routines are adhered to.
  • Assist in the completion of key person children’s development records.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures in relation to the safeguarding of children. Reports any suspicion of abuse or neglect to the Nursery Manager.
  • Ensures that operational procedures and policies are fully understood and consistently followed.
  • Communicates effectively with parents and other visitors to the nursery under supervision of qualified practitioners.
  • Actively contributes and participates as part of the team, attending team meetings and activities.
  • Studies NVQ in Childcare and is wholly committed to the learning programme
  • Performs any ad hoc duties as required.
  • Mindful of personal safety and safety of colleagues. 
  • Attends training courses to further personal development

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

GCSE maths and English level 4 (C) or above, or equivilent quailifcations.

Future prospects

The successful candidate can progress into employment, or onto further training.


About the employer

The founders of Bright Little Stars Nursery endeavoured to set up a nursery with a unique learning programme and a pre-school that understands the importance of providing the highest quality childcare and education. Our sincere desire is to provide exceptional care and learning whilst supporting each child to reach their own individual potential in a happy, healthy and safe learning environment. We offer an inclusive approach, valuing and respecting the individual needs of all children and their parents whilst preparing every child for school within a framework of the highest possible standards.

Employer

Bright Little Stars Watford Ltd

Address

80

Sheepcot Lane

Watford

WD25 0EA

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Training

Training provider

FIRST RUNG LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by FIRST RUNG

Contact

Beverley Woodhouse 07805 980 150 bwoodhouse@firstrung.org.uk

Level 3 Early Years Educator

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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