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Apprentice Early Years Practitioner- Daffodils Day Nursery- Drakewood Road, SW16 5DT- ref, CB031 daffodils day nursery

Here at Drakewood Road we are looking for an enthusiastic individual to add to the team, to ensure that all children who attend the setting are safe and receive stimulating and rich play experiences which support all aspects and components of the Early Years Foundation Stage, including the Welfare Requirements.

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Closing date: 11 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £176.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, between 08:00 and 18:00, shifts to be confirmed at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001770116

  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • To promote and provide exceptional standards of quality within the nursery including the environment and resources for the children and the experiences that are offered to the children   
  • To support the development of quality practice with regard to Special Needs and Inclusion
  • To work with the Early Years Improvement Team to continuously improve the quality of the education and childcare
  • To ensure that the children are kept safe and that all staff understand, and when necessary, follow the nursery’s safeguarding procedures
  • To adhere to all policies and procedures relating to Health and Safety and ensure that any risk is managed and that any remedial action is taken immediately
  • To report any accidents or incidents to the Nursery Director or person in charge
  • To support and supervise room staff with their day to day duties and work as part of a team
  • To offer support and mentor staff and students and be a good role model to both other staff and the children
  • Attend staff meetings and training sessions as required
  • Maintain a high standard of appearance at all times
  • To develop and promote parental partnership and involvement
  • To develop positive relationships with staff and other agencies working with the nursery
  • To undertake any other duties as reasonably requested by the Deputy Manager or Nursery Manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Genuine interest in working in a childcare environment
  • Able to take direction
  • Experience working with children
  • Work well within a team

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Passion for childcare
  • Fun
  • Work well within a team
  • Great personality
  • Good manners
  • Punctual
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Team player
  • Motivated and eager to learn new skills
  • Able to take direction

Desired qualifications

Level 2 qualification in Childcare (or equivalent) experience.

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent).

Future prospects

For the successful candidate there may be ongoing emloyment upon completion of the apprenticeship 


About the employer

Our nursery on Drakewood Road expands Daffodils presence into the Streatham area and is located just off Greyhound Lane, a 5 minute walk from Streatham Common train station.

The facility is purpose built offering a range of resources suited to the care and learning of early years children and is a testimony of our experience in providing an excellent childcare provision.

There is a good size all weather outdoor facility with a sheltered area enabling children to use the facility throughout the year.

Employer

daffodils day nursery

Address

Drakewood Road

London

SW16 5DT

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Training

Training provider

EDEN TRAINING SOLUTIONS LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Eden Training Solutions

Contact

Caitlyn Blakeway 01709889868 caitlynjoblakeway@eden-ts.com

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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