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Apprentice Nursery Assistant Angels Day Nursery

Apprentice Nursery Assistant required for the leading Angels Day Nursery in Erdington (B23). Excellent opportunity to earn, learn and gain a nationally recognised qualification in Childcare Level 2 or 3 for up to 18 months.

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Closing date: 27 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £168.35

    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 - 35 hour shift per week between 8.30am - 6.00pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC001812723

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Caring for children, including nappy changing and toilet training
  • Completing activities with children
  • Preparing meals, snacks and drinks
  • Keeping records of attendance
  • Making observations and recording them for development
  • Reporting any concerns about the children and their welfare to management
  • Assisting senior staff by completing tasks required
  • General housekeeping
  • Any other duties related duties to support nursery required
  • Other varied duties included at later stages once experience and competent

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organised
  • Team worker
  • Good attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to train and develop further skills
  • Nurturing
  • Patient
  • Confident
  • Adaptable
  • flexible

Desired qualifications

  • Age 16-18: maths and English at GCSE or Functional Skills or equivalents (grades will be discussed during telephone screening)
  • Age 19+: must have Maths and English GCSE grade 9 to 2, or Functional Skills Level 1-2.

Future prospects

Possible opportunity to progress onto employment.

Things to consider

Please do not contact this employer. You must be eligible for the apprenticeship first with the training provider Gordon Franks Training, who will conduct the first interview (apply via the link as specified). Once successful, your details will then be forwarded to the employer, for you to be considered for this vacancy (we have lots of other vacancies too!).

Please research the employer and Gordon Franks Training.


About the employer

Angels Day Nursery work together in partnership with parents so that all children whatever race, religion or culture are made to feel welcome. Their goals are to ensure that the children reach higher than the skies.

They encourage the children to express freely in a loving, safe and stimulating environment, which has a stable and well equipped learning atmosphere. Their aim is to achieve natural development to promote enthusiasm and to instil self confidence in children.

Employer

Angels Day Nursery

Address

627

Walsall Road

Birmingham

B42 1EH

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Training

Training provider

GORDON FRANKS TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Gordon Franks

Contact

Shakera Rahman 0121 3333001 shakera.rahman@wearegft.co.uk

  • Level 2 (or 3) Childcare qualification
  • Full training provided at employer site
  • Choice of online or paper-based portfolio
  • Regular Assessor Visits, Observations and Reviews
  • Witness Testimonies from Employer
  • Exams/Assessments/Workshops
  • Technical Certificate (industry knowledge)
  • Functional Skills if required

Apprenticeship standard

Children, young people and families practitioner

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)


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