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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Chessgrove Park Day Nursery Limited

Our barn conversions house a friendly day nursery for children from 3mths to 5yrs. Our aim is to provide a relaxed and stimulating atmosphere in which children receive a high standard of care and education to make the most of their abilities. We are currently looking for two learners with the under 2’s and 1 learner to work with over 2's.

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

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Closing date: 23 Oct 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. Hours TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001745196

  • Positions

    3 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 (with the possibility of progressing to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare where appropriate).

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

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
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable

Desired qualifications

  • Good numeracy - A-C/8-4 Grades in maths or equivalent
  • Good literacy - A-C/8-4 Grades in English or equivalent

Future prospects

To progress to Level 3 in Childcare. 

Things to consider

Due to the location of this nursery, a car driver would be preferred. Please check the location and ensure that this will be accessible on a daily basis.


About the employer

Set in the pretty rural farm courtyard of Chessgrove Park, along the country lanes of Hanbury, Chessgrove Park Day Nursery occupies two impressive, purposely converted barn conversions. The ‘School Barn’ which offers dedicated childcare for 3-5 year olds and the ‘Baby Barn’ for our new babies and young toddlers.

This beautifully located nursery offers a beautiful setting for your child to receive a safe, secure and happy environment in which to develop as they approach their school days ahead.

Inspected and approved by Ofsted, Chessgrove Park Day Nursery has been awarded Outstanding in all areas which is the highest achievable level.

Employer

Chessgrove Park Day Nursery Limited

Address

2

Ditchford Bank Road

Bromsgrove

B60 4HS

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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 in Childcare
  • 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