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Advanced Apprentice Nursery Assistant Little Angels

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Little Angels - East Tilbury. You will be working with children age 6 months to 5 years old. You will be employed as an Apprentice and will undertake your Advanced L3 training within this friendly and experienced team. This opportunity will enable you to develop your knowledge and skills in childcare.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £193.50

    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, 8:30am - 17:30pm

    Total hours per week: 45.00

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    08 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001760114

  • Positions

    2 available

This opportunity will enable you to develop your knowledge and skills in childcare.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Learn and understand the purpose of a childcare setting, making sure children are looked after 
  • Work in a team
  • Keep children active, happy and nourished
  • Help children develop social and practical skills 

Our apprenticeship gives people a fulfilling opportunity to work with children, while gaining an understanding into the ‘how’s’ and ‘whys’ of their development. Our apprentices spend 18 months working under supervision putting theory into practice gaining an advanced level qualification.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good level of spoken and written English
  • Good level of maths

Personal qualities

  • Polite
  • Well-spoken
  • Kind
  • Caring
  • Considerate of others

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE, or equivalent, English grade A*-E or level 9-2
  • GCSE, or equivalent, maths grade A*-E or level 9-2

Future prospects

Once you have successfully completed your level 3 apprenticeship our intention is to further develop your career prospects through continued internal and external training in childcare and for you to progress within the team.

Things to consider

DBS Check is mandatory.


About the employer

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Little Angels Nursey in East Tilbury Essex. You will be working with children from 6 months to 5 years old. You will be employed as an Apprentice and will undertake your Early Years Educator Level 3 training within this friendly and experienced team. This opportunity will enable you to develop your knowledge and skills in childcare. Our Apprentices learn and understand the purpose of a childcare setting making sure children are looked after, kept active, happy and nourished. They also help children develop social and practical skills. Our apprenticeship gives people a fulfilling opportunity to work with children, while gaining an understanding into the ‘how’s’ and ‘whys’ of their development. Our apprentices spend 18 months working under supervision putting theory in to practice to gain an advanced level qualification.

Our staff are the key to the success of our company. Recruiting quality staff is vital to our plans and employing the right people to develop their talents is vital in enabling the company to grow. It is the people we employ that make the difference to the standard of service received by parents/carers and children. At Little Angels we have a variety of roles within the Nurseries themselves or within our head office. Many of these roles provide career development opportunities so that you can develop your skills and experiences to enhance your personal progression.

Once you have successfully completed your Advanced apprenticeship our intention is to further develop your career prospects with continued internal and external training in childcare. 

Employer

Little Angels

Address

Princess Margaret Road

Tilbury

RM18 8SB

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Training

Training provider

TRAINPLUS LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Trainplus

Contact

Cory Short 01268574299 coryshort@trainplus.co.uk

Core Components

  • Diploma in Children's Learning and Development (Early Years Educator) (QCF) Level 3
  • Early Years Educator Personal Attributes and Behaviours
  • BTEC Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid
  • EPA

Subject to prior attainment

  • Functional Skills English Level 2
  • Functional Skills maths Level 2

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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