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Early Years Care Level 2 Apprentice Lets Play

Let’s Play Nursery are looking to hire an enthusiastic and driven Childcare apprentice to join their well-established team based in Birmingham. The apprentice will play an important team role in the day-to-day planning, organisation and smooth running of the setting, to ensure all care and business objectives are met.

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Closing date: 30 Dec 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 – Friday 30 hrs shifts between the hours of 7:30am – 6:00pm

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001748648

  • Positions

    2 available

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an apprentice to work for Let’s Play Day Nursery within a busy childcare environment, based in Birmingham.

The apprentice will play an important team role in the day to day planning, organisation and smooth running of the setting, to ensure all care and business objectives are met.

Duties to include:

  • Assisting at meal times
  • Ensuring health and safety is followed at all times
  • Assisting with activities including day trips, visits, and activities organised within the setting
  • Helping with the development of young children
  • Providing a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children placed in the setting
  • Implementing the daily routine in the base room
  • Giving support to other personnel within the setting

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience of working within a childcare environment would be an advantage but is not essential 
  • Well organised and able to remain calm when working under pressure
  • Team player
  • Computer literate with experience of using Microsoft packages including Word and Excel 

Personal qualities

  • Candidates must be of a calm and caring nature, hardworking, reliable and willing to complete any tasks associated with their job role.

Desired qualifications

  • Grade C/4 or above in GCSE maths and English, or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

  • Progression within the nursery environment and staff development opportunities are ongoing.

Things to consider

  • You will need to have a clear DBS check

About the employer

Let’s Play Nursery is a 5* rated day nursery located in BIRMINGHAM. Their most recent Ofsted inspection graded them as GOOD.

We are currently working towards a Curiosity Approach accreditation for our setting, a home from home that explores the magic of childhood that focuses on the seasons, nature and  authentic play opportunities for the children in our care.

Employer

Lets Play

Address

25

Redstone Farm Road

Birmingham

B28 9NU

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Training

Training provider

Performance Through People

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Performance Through People

Contact

The Apprenticeship works 01922 651100 ptprecruits@ptp-training.co.uk

  • Early Years Practioner Level 2 Standard
  • Maths & English Functional skills if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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