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Childcare Apprenticeship (Remote) MPM Childcare Limited

A fantastic opportunity has become available at a well established Day Nursery in Warwick area. They are looking for An Apprentice Nursery Practitioner to join their setting, to fit well within their friendly team and learn skills on the job. This is an excellent opportunity to earn, learn and gain a nationally recognised qualification at Level 3.

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Closing date: 20 Jul 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

    Apprentices are required to be as flexible as possible to meet the needs of the business. The average working week will be between 30-40 hours, Monday to Friday. Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    52 weeks

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001831225

  • Positions

    2 available

The main responsibilities of this job role will include:

  • Supporting the development of the childcare provision
  • Providing an excellent range of activities that ensures that the child learns whilst having fun
  • Assisting the facility in meeting OFSTED requirements
  • Being a team player
  • Providing challenging and stimulating activities for all children appropriately
  • Undertaking First Aid training as required
  • Undertaking training as appropriate to meet any changes in standards or appropriate legal requirements as required
  • Ensuring that all Health and Hygiene requirements are always adhered to 
  • Responsibility for equal opportunity in delivery, access and attitude in aspects of service delivery and management
  • Working with teams across the Centre
  • Supporting children’s learning and development, including supporting planning and observations
  • Preparing and maintaining the environment and resources for the children
  • Preparation of food for breakfast, snack and afternoon tea
  • Supporting children’s self-help needs
  • Being creative and enthusiastic
  • Following safeguarding rules
  • Working within confidentiality guidelines

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills
  • Creative, imaginative and willing to get stuck in
  • Patience and a caring nature
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Self-motivated

Personal qualities

Applicants should have a desire to develop and enhance their childcare skills whilst working in a supportive nursery setting. This role is ideal for anybody who has a genuine passion for working with children and that is keen to learn and progress in their own professional development. The successful applicant will be a positive role model and enthusiastic individual.

Desired qualifications

  • Have grade C/4 or above in English and maths GCSE, or equivalent, or Functional Skills Level 2
  • Level 2 Childcare qualification 

Future prospects

Developing into a Level 3 practitioner, with the potential of a permanent position upon successful completion.

Things to consider

You will need to be available for remote sessions on teams for 10 days out of your whole apprenticeship, for your remote learning. You will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor.


About the employer

Castle house day nursery offers a unique early education experience built on 30 years of expertise, and on what working families have told us they want and need for their children…and for themselves. Child care and early education isn’t just what we do – it’s who we are.

A fantastic nursery that is located in a gracious Georgian listed building set in beautiful, professionally landscaped, secluded grounds. The nursery offers the very best facilities in which children can grow and flourish in a loving and caring environment.

The nursery has been awarded the highest award of 5/5 from environmental health at Warwickshire County Council. Castle House Warwick has also been awarded the prestigious Kinder Heart Heartbeat award for “providing healthy food choices and good standards of food hygiene”.

 

Employer

MPM Childcare Limited

Address

Blackfriars House

West Street

Warwick

CV34 6AN

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Training

Training provider

LEAPING MAN LEARNING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by SWIFTACI

Contact

Khawa Esho 0121 285 7916 ke@swiftcc.co.uk

Level 3 NVQ - Advanced Diploma Early Years Educator - Your apprenticeship will last for 13 months. You will be supported by an assessor throughout your apprenticeship, as well as a mentor within the nursery.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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