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Nursery Assistant Apprentice Marian Mission Educational & Family Support Centre

Marian Mission Educational & Family are looking for an enthusiastic, caring and motivated individual to join their team of professionals, providing a high standard of childcare for children between the ages of 6 months - 5 years.

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Closing date: 01 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.50

    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 - Friday, times to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    23 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001742117

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Ensuring confidentiality is maintained in the nursery
  • Adhering to policies and procedures and compliance with the children's act, health and safety legislation and within the guidelines of Ofsted and the national standards
  • Working as part of a team
  • To implement the daily routine
  • The care and supervision of the children with regard to their physical, emotional and intellectual needs
  • Working with the nursery nurses on planning and preparation of activities, to meet the children's individual needs, liaising with parents ensuring effective communication within the nursery
  • Offering all children equal opportunities with regard to their religious persuasions, racial origins, gender, disabilities, cultural background and challenging situations where racism or discrimination is displayed
  • Positive management of children's behaviour
  • Preparation, care, cleanliness and maintenance of the playrooms and equipment
  • Keeping and monitoring accident, incident and risk assessment records
  • Supervision of meal times, and where appropriate, preparation of babies bottles, meal and snack times
  • Laundry duties
  • Attendance of staff meetings
  • Participating in regular parent’s evenings, publicity, open weekends and children's outings
  • Contribute to planning observations and activities
  • To use own initiative and work as part of a team
  • Any other duties appropriate to the post as directed by the nursery manager, operations manager and area manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Passionate
  • Ambitious
  • Caring
  • Enthusiastic
  • Motivated

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs grade C or 4 in maths and English language or above preferable (or equivalent)

Future prospects

Possible Permanent Position.

Things to consider

The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £4.30 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.


About the employer

Our organisation presently provides: 1) Curriculum support on Saturdays to raise academic achievement of pupils at KS1 to KS4. 2) After-School Club for children aged 5 to 11 years. 3) Positive holiday activities including Behaviour Management, Self-Esteem, drumming, First Aid training, day trips to places of interest and programmes for young people aged 10 to 19 years 4) Full-time education of excluded pupils/students referred to us as and when needs arise. 5) When there is funding, we also run: basic English language classes for new arrivals and early stage bilinguals referred to us by schools; a Literacy and Numeracy Project for SEN pupils; a poetry workshop for children aged 8 to 13 years and Igbo language mother tongue classes.

Employer

Marian Mission Educational & Family Support Centre

Address

1

Colchester Road

London

E10 6HA

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Training

Training provider

CARE FIRST TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Care First Training Limited

Contact

Sam Keeble 07495 553353 sam.keeble@carefirsttraining.co.uk

  • Level 3 Childcare Functional Skills maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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