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Apprentice Early Years Practitioner - Kenley - CR8 5DU - Ref: ZH Abbey Wood Grange

This apprenticeship is a great way to achieve your level 2 childcare qualification as well as gain fantastic work experience. During this apprenticeship, you will be completing different tasks such as activities with the children and making sure they are safe.

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Closing date: 31 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    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, 08:30 - 17:30. Shifts to be confirmed at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001812908

  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • To implement and promote all policies and the Staff Rules
  • To understand children's development, their needs, and the provision of positive play
  • To demonstrate a genuine care for children
  • To care for and supervise the group of children assigned to them
  • To always ensure their safety
  • To take an interest in the children and their families, to always treat them as individuals and with respect
  • To create an interesting and stimulating environment for the child to develop all their skills
  • To always provide a warm and caring environment for babies and to be as consistent as possible regarding that environment
  • To provide support for any children with special needs and to liaise with senior members of staff to promote their welfare and development
  • To ensure positive management of children’s behaviour
  • To carry out housekeeping duties as appropriate
  • To ensure the ethos, implementation, and legal requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • To support a commitment to the theory and practice of equal opportunities

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience working with children including babysitting
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • 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
  • Relevant skills for working with groups of children aged 
  • Passion for childcare

Desired qualifications

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

Future prospects

  • For the successful candidate there may be further progression and employment

About the employer

Located in South Croydon, Abbey Wood Grange is a private Day Nursery offering superior quality care for babies and children aged between 3 months and 5 years. Check out our brief 40 second YouTube video showcasing our outstanding facilities and personalised playrooms and facilites on You Tube.

Abbey Wood Grange Day Nursery operates from a largely extended 3 storey house situated on a private road within tree-lined grounds. The local area is well served by public transport, with Kenley train station just a few minutes' walk away.

Abbey Wood Grange benefits from large light rooms, substantial well resourced gardens, indoor soft play, and a long-serving highly motivated staff team who work closely with children and parents to ensure every individual thrives and develops within a safe and enjoyable learning environment.

Employer

Abbey Wood Grange

Address

16

Church Road

Kenley

CR8 5DU

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Training

Training provider

EDEN TRAINING SOLUTIONS LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Eden Training Solutions

Contact

Zoe Harrop 07764966274 zoeharrop@eden-ts.com

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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