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Childcare Apprenticeship Level 2 BRISTOL CHILD CARE LIMITED

This is an exciting opportunity for someone eager to start their career in childcare. Based in a friendly nursery, the role will involve assisting in the planning and delivering of fun and educational activities for children, whilst taking care of the children's developmental and personal needs.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 18 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

    Monday to Friday. Hours TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001832807

  • Positions

    1 available

As an apprentice, you will be a key member of the nursery team.

Your duties/activities may include:

  • Planning and delivering fun and educational activities with the children
  • Play alongside and with children to support their play
  • Contribute to children’s records through observation
  • Assist with the supervision of children at rest times and at mealtimes
  • Contribute in creating a safe, happy environment for the children
  • Ensure the play area is clean and tidy at all times

This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality, who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • Teamwork

Personal qualities

  • Friendly and approachable
  • Patient and caring
  • The ability to interact positively with children and adults
  • Flexible and willing to carry out a number of different activities within the job role
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Motivated

Desired qualifications

  • Good Numeracy - A-C (8-4) Grades in maths or equivalent is desired but not essential
  • Good Literacy - A-C (8-4) Grades in English or equivalent is desired but not essential

Future prospects

There may be the opportunity to continue your employment at the end of the level 2 apprenticeship and progress to level 3.

Things to consider

Our practitioners are passionate and confident about working with children in such a way that engages and stimulates them and helps them progress in learning life skills. Good communication skills with children, parents and colleagues are required as well as the ability to work in a thriving team and a willingness to learn.

The successful applicant will also actively promote and support the safeguarding of children and young people in the workplace, ensuring nursery policies and procedures are observed at all times. Full training will be given in this area. 


About the employer

We are a small chain of family run day nurseries in Bristol offering flexible childcare. We are an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people. Full DBS (enhanced and check of the barred list) and reference checks are made for all our staff. All roles are exempt from the provisions of Section 4 (2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Bristol Childcare is proud of its family ethos and staff retention rate, 1 member of staff has worked for us for 30 years and we have many other staff who have worked for us for more than 10 years.

Come and join us!

Employer

BRISTOL CHILD CARE LIMITED

Address

Mornington House

Mornington Road

BS8 2UU

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspiration Training Ltd

Contact

Kellie Greenway 07879 554914 kgreenway@aspirationtraining.com

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English, if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy, please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the Aspiration Training Limited website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to Aspiration Training Limited, you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 18 Jul 2022