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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Rowans Day Nursery Ltd

The candidates will report to the team manager each day, who will then indicate which team the candidate will be assigned to. Within the team the candidate will assist the other Nursery Assistants to plan and organise both fun and educational activities whilst taking care of the children's personal needs.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 37.5 Hours Per Week Working hours T.B.A.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001740394

  • Positions

    2 available

The candidates will report to the team manager each day, who will then indicate which team the candidate will be assigned to.

Within the team the candidate will assist the other Nursery Assistants to plan and organise both fun and educational activities whilst taking care of the children’s personal needs.

Other Key Responsibilities may include the following:

  • Assisting the qualified staff with the day to day care of the children including cleaning, nappy changing and feeding
  • Working as part of a team to ensure a smooth running of the setting
  • Planning and completing activities with the children
  • Supporting the children’s development, learning and play
  • Completing development records for the children


The successful candidate must be committed to a learning pathway within a vocational setting with full training up to Level 2 Apprenticeship in Childcare.

This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good timekeeping
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Must be committed to a career in childcare

Personal qualities

  • Outgoing personality
  • Great if able to work using own initiative
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Commitment to a pathway of learning in a vocational setting

Desired qualifications

  • Good Numeracy - A-C Grades in maths or equivalent
  • Good Literacy - A-C Grades in English or equivalent

Future prospects

  • To progress to Level 3 in Childcare for the right candidate

Things to consider

  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

We are a family-run nursery, and have been operating from our premises on Kings Road, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, West Midlands B73 5AE for over 20 years. Rowans Nurseries in Birmingham ideally serves as nurseries for the Sutton Coldfield, Erdington, Great Barr, Kingstanding and surrounding areas, so if you're looking for nurseries in Birmingham, give us a call. We have an excellent reputation locally, built up through the high quality care and education that we provide. In addition to our nursery, we also operate an After School Club (for New Oscott and Banners Gate School), and a Holiday Club for school age children, so we are able to offer continuity of care from 0-11 years. We aim to offer maximum flexibility to working parents for the hours of care required.

Employer

Rowans Day Nursery Ltd

Address

74-76

Kings Road

Sutton Coldfield

B73 5AE

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspiration Training Ltd

Contact

Natalie Cox 07879554905 ncox@aspirationtraining.com

  • Full Training to Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the Aspiration Training Limited website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to Aspiration Training Limited you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Oct 2021