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Early Years Apprentice Little Treasures Nursery

An enthusiastic individual with a passion for childcare, is required for this established nursery in Skegness.

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Closing date: 31 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £144.30

    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 hours per week, between the hours of 8am and 6pm. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001803699

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • To meet the aims and objectives of the nursery as set out in the nursery prospectus, policies and procedures and as communicated by the nursery Management
  • To promote the high standards of the nursery at all times to parents, staff and visitors
  • To ensure the provision of high standards of physical and emotional care
  • To be fully conversant and compliant with all nursery policies and procedures particularly the fire drill and the medication procedures
  • To work towards meeting the aims and objectives the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum
  • To keep up to date informative records for key children and to make these available for parents
  • To plan suitable and stimulating activities, allowing for child led play and adapting schedules appropriately as circumstances demand
  • Assist the manager with the efficient upkeep of the building and maintenance/stock of equipment, furnishings and fittings as well as ensuring the security of the building and equipment
  • Assist with the preparation and maintenance of resources and ensure resources are used appropriately
  • To meet the Health and Safety standards appropriate for the needs of young children and ensure high standards of hygiene and cleanliness are maintained at all times. This includes maintaining a secure environment by keeping all outside gates locked, the main entrance door shut and strictly adhering to the nursery’s admittance policy
  • To keep room base, common areas and equipment clean
  • Perform cleaning and washing duties as required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • A reliable team worker
  • Good timekeeping skills

Personal qualities

  • A fun, happy, caring person to join our friendly nursery

Desired qualifications

  • Good grades in English and maths

Future prospects

To progress onto a full time position subject to interview.


About the employer

Little Treasures Day Nursery opened in January 2008 and is situated in the heart of Skegness on Algitha Road.  Little Treasures is a home from home nursery that provides care for every child and their family.  The nursery is open 51 weeks per year (closed between Christmas and new year) opening Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm. The nursery has a lovely warm and welcoming atmosphere with a nautical theme that adds excitement for the children.

Employer

Little Treasures Nursery

Address

18

Algitha Road

Skegness

PE25 2AG

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Training

Training provider

RIVERSIDE TRAINING (SPALDING) LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Riverside Training

Contact

Sue Bulbeck 01775710945 enquiries@riversidetrainingspalding.co.uk

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Standard
  • Functional Skills as required in maths and English at Level 2
  • Paediatric First Aid

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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