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Early Years Apprentice Headstart Nursery Ltd

Headstart are looking for an individual who is passionate about childcare, to work within their busy nursery, in Market Deeping.

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Closing date: 27 Jun 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

    Shifts between 7:30-18:00, Monday to Friday.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    03 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001816378

  • Positions

    1 available

Vacancy Description

  • 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

  • GCSE, or equivalents, grades A-C/9-4 in English and maths

Future prospects

  • To become qualified at Level 3 early years apprenticeship with the opportunity to progress to full time employment 

About the employer

Headstart Nursery is open for 51 weeks of the year from 7:30-18:00. The nursery is on main bus routes from Peterborough, Spalding and Bourne. The nursery caters for children from 6 weeks to 5 years.

Employer

Headstart Nursery Ltd

Address

Towngate East

Peterborough

PE6 8LQ

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Training

Training provider

RIVERSIDE TRAINING (SPALDING) LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Riverside Training

Contact

Sue Bulbeck 01775 710945 enquiries@riversidetrainingspalding.co.uk

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator
  • Functional skills, as required, in maths, English.
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • EPA preparation

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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