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Apprentice Nursery Practitioner KINGFISHER DAY NURSERIES LIMITED

Everything we do is based around the needs of our children, and we are committed to creating a safe and stimulating environment for children where they can explore their natural curiosities about the world as they grow into confident and unique individuals.

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Closing date: 01 Feb 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

    Monday – Friday between 7:30 – 6PM on a rota basis

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001773194

  • Positions

    1 available

You can expect your duties and responsibilities to include:

  • Helping to set up activities for the children
  • Supporting children to engage in activities and participate with others
  • Supporting children at mealtimes and assisting with eating and drinking
  • Getting involved in creative and messy play with the children
  • Helping children to read, sing, count and join in with imaginative play
  • Ensuring the children are safe and supervised at all times
  • Helping to plan activities and games
  • Carrying out observations with qualified staff
  • Tidying away after an activity is finished
  • Making sure children feel safe, loved, happy and content
  • Any other duties as requested by your Manager

And Day to Day?

  • Provide children with a safe, secure and stimulating environment
  • Plan, organise and implement a programme of activities in line with the EYFS framework to meet the needs of the children within their age group
  • Ensure observations/evaluations are regularly completed and records are kept up to date
  • Operate a keyworker system and liaise with parents/carers about their child’s development and encourage them to participate in their child’s learning and development
  • Work as part of a highly motivated and professional team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Competent and independent
  • Positive regard for children
  • Communication skills with the ability to communicate on a variety of levels
  • Lots of physical energy 

Personal qualities

  • An independent thinker
  • Able to work off own initiative
  • Be empathetic

Desired qualifications

None required, however maths and English at GCSE (or equivalent) would be beneficial

Future prospects

As with any apprenticeship opportunity – if you prove yourself to be a valuable member of the team there is a strong chance of a permanent post within the business.


About the employer

At Kingfisher Day Nursery, the quality of care will be to the highest possible standards at every stage of your child’s development, from the moment they join our baby and toddler rooms right until they graduate from our preschool room.

At Kingfisher Day Nursery Nottingham, we are part of a small group of day nurseries that are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for the families in our community!

Everything we do is based around the needs of our children, and we are committed to creating a safe and stimulating environment for children where they can explore their natural curiosities about the world as they grow into confident and unique individuals.

Employer

KINGFISHER DAY NURSERIES LIMITED

Address

150-152

Porchester Road

Nottingham

NG3 6LB

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Training

Training provider

CT SKILLS LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by CT Skills

Contact

Poppy poppy.tolson@ctskills.co.uk

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner OR Level 3 Early Years Educator

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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