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Apprentice Nursery Practitioner Nelly's Nursery

A fantastic opportunity has become available at Nelly's Nursery Turney Road . They are looking for an Apprentice Nursery Assistant to join their setting, to fit well within their friendly team and learn skills on the job whilst supporting children’s play, learning & development.

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

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Closing date: 27 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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

    40 Hours, 5 out of 7 days. Shifts TBA.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001766786

  • Positions

    1 available

A fantastic opportunity has become available at Nelly's Nursery Turney Road . They are looking for an Apprentice Nursery Practitioner to join their setting, to fit well within their friendly team and learn skills on the job whilst supporting children’s play, learning & development.

Have you always wanted to work with children and truly make a difference in the lives of little people? If so, then please read on as we have a fantastic opportunity for an aspiring nursery nurse to join our team in Nelly's Nursery Turney Road and enter into the world of early years education.

We would love you to join our team as we embark on accreditation to 'The Curiosity Approach', promoting awe and wonder in early childhood. This is a unique style of learning for children to be engaged in the joy of DOING rather than the end result.

Duties Will include

  • Caring for children
  • Preparing and maintaining environments to meet children's needs
  • Supporting children's play and learning
  • Supporting children's development
  • Adhere to all safeguarding practices
  • Preparing snacks and help with their feeding and cleaning
  • Planning and supervising child initiated and adult led activities.
  • Implementing the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Planning and providing effective teaching and learning in Early Years settings
  • Making accurate and productive use of assessment in Early Years Settings

As an apprentice you will be included on a Level 3 Early Years Educator Standard:

What will be involved in your apprenticeship:

  • To undertake a developmental programme leading to an Early Years Standard as part of an apprenticeship which is achieved within the given timescale
  • To actively participate in your own development plan working through the qualification with the qualification provider and with the nursery setting too
  • To keep your mentor informed of your progress and to raise any concerns or issues 

If you are excited by this opportunity please contact us today!


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Nursery work experience is preferable
  • Good communication
  • Ability to use computer
  • Adaptable
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Must be able to follow instructions from the room leader

Personal qualities

  • Holds a passion for education and educating our children
  • Believes in shaping a future for not only the children but themselves
  • Is articulate & friendly
  • Able to commit to the full apprenticeship programme
  • Holds a passion for learning about Childcare

Desired qualifications

GCSE maths & English A*-C/ 4-9 or equivalent is preferred but not essential.

Future prospects

  • A competitive training salary
  • Ongoing personal and professional development
  • 1 Week shut down at Christmas
  • A great and friendly place to work
  • The support of a very experienced team and Nursery Manager


This vacancy is for a permanent position, you will be offered fulltime employment upon the successful completion of the apprenticeship programme.

Things to consider

You will be working 40 hours with the earliest start being 7.30am and latest finish time 6pm. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Apply Early to avoid disappointment!
Whilst on an apprenticeship an apprentice is entitled an NUS card NUS Apprentice extra.

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship standards are aimed at developing skills within the Apprentices’ chosen career route, each standards has set knowledge, skills and behaviours required to be successful within the job role. This will include the completion of functional skills in Maths and English.
Once the apprentice has completed a minimum of 12 months training and the employer and Babcock regional trainer confirm they have met all the requirements of the standard they will be put through to end point assessment.

The end point assessment is independent from the training and includes a variety of assessment methods which test the skills and knowledge of the apprentice to ensure they are fully competent in their role.

Each Apprentice will be supported throughout the apprenticeship by a structured programme of teaching, e-learning, face to face training and workplace mentoring; this will encourage and help them to meet the requirements of the new standards and will prepare them for the end of point assessment.


About the employer

Our Nursery is located on the corner of Turney Road and Croxted Road – a short walk from both West Dulwich and Herne Hill Railway Stations. The setting has been refurbished and equipped to a very high standard and offers wonderful large rooms that give a light airy feeling and provide lots of space in which children can play and learn. We also have a large space for exciting outdoor play and exploration. Large windows and large rooms induce a sense of awe and calm in staff and children alike.

Employer

Nelly's Nursery

Address

Turney Road

London

SE21 8LX

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Training

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Louise Abram 01704 502206 louise.abram@babcockinternational.com

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship standards are aimed at developing skills within the Apprentices’ chosen career route, each standards has set knowledge, skills and behaviours required to be successful within the job role. This will include the completion of functional skills in Maths and English.

Once the apprentice has completed a minimum of 12 months training and the employer and Babcock regional trainer confirm they have met all the requirements of the standard they will be put through to end point assessment. The end point assessment is independent from the training and includes a variety of assessment methods which test the skills and knowledge of the apprentice to ensure they are fully competent in their role.

Each Apprentice will be supported throughout the apprenticeship by a structured programme of teaching, e-learning, face to face training and workplace mentoring; this will encourage and help them to meet the requirements of the new standards and will prepare them for the end of point assessment.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

For further information on this vacancy and to apply please click ‘apply’. At this point you will enter the Babcock International website where you can review the Job Vacancy in more detail and apply. Please complete the application form. Your details will be sent to the Employer. Contact Louise Abram with any enquiries 01704 502206

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

Apply now

Closing date: 27 Jan 2022