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Childcare Apprentice HUMBERSTONE PARK DAY NURSERY LTD

You'll provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social, and intellectual care for children in your care, giving support to wider team within the setting. You will provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, develop, and learn. You'll build strong partnerships with parents to enable children’s needs to be met.

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Closing date: 26 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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

    8-hour shift, Monday to Friday, between 7.30am and 6pm (on a rota)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000032713

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Deliver the EYFS ensuring the individual needs and interest of children in the setting are met

Keep records of your key children’s development and learning journeys

Support all staff and engage in a good staff team

Advise manager/deputy of any concerns, e.g., over children, parents, the safety of the environment,

Be involved in out of working hours activities, e.g., training, monthly staff meetings, summer fayres

Prepare snack meals, cleansing of equipment, etc.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Early Years Practitioner Level 2, delivered via monthly Tutor led workshops (a combination of face to face and live, virtual 3 – 2 sessions) self-led study and blending learning and development activities, all, within the workplace.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As with any apprenticeship opportunity – if you prove yourself to be a valuable member of the team there is a strong chance of a permanent post within the nursery.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

This is the 1st stage of CT Skills’ Apprenticeship Application Process, if shortlisted we will require you to send your latest cv and undergo a screening call with our Recruitment Team.

About the employer

We are an Ofsted approved day nursery which provides care from the age of 4 weeks up to 12 years old. Our location has the most up to date finger print recognition technology to allow a controlled secure access. All room have CCTV monitoring to allow an extra peace of mind. Our graduate lead team work closely with parents and carers to help your child achieve the best in life, supporting everyone in taking the next steps your child will need to reach their next stage of development.

Employer

HUMBERSTONE PARK DAY NURSERY LTD

Address

301 UPPINGHAM ROAD

LEICESTER

LE5 4DG

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Training

Training provider

CT SKILLS LIMITED

Contact

Lesley Bell

lesley.bell@ctskills.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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