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Early Years Educator Apprenticeship THE LITTLE LIMES DAY NURSERY LTD

Early Years Educators work with and care for children from birth to 5 years. They play a massive role in supporting children to have the best start to their education. As an Early Years specialist, you will personally help to close the gap and increase the life chances of the children you work with.

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Closing date: 29 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,438.00

    Wage based on £11 p/h x 16.5h week x 52 week year Promotions available based on performance. Our staff members have many perks including free counselling for mental health support for staff and their family members.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8 am to 6 pm. Happy to work out as needed. But minimum of 16.5 hours a week. We operate all year round, but are closed over the Christmas season for one week.

    Total hours per week: 16.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    31 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000035131

  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Early Years Educators work with and care for children from birth to 5 years.

They play a massive role in supporting children to have the best start to their education.

  • You will work as part of a team planning, monitoring and evaluating activities for children from birth to approximately five years of age
  • Ensuring the safeguarding and welfare of the children in the room at all times is essential
  • To build positive relationships with the children, families, colleagues and internal/external professionals

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

On successful completion of your apprenticeship, you will be awarded;

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship
  • NCFE Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (EYE)
  • Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid OR Level 3 Award Emergency Paediatric First Aid.
  • Apprentices will achieve an EYE qualification which has been approved to count towards the EYFS level 3 child: staff ratios.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

It is up to you what you do when you have finished your apprenticeship. There may be an opportunity to stay on at the same company and progress to the next level of apprenticeship or you may want to look for a new job or professional development opportunity.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

We are a small nursery providing home from home environment. Our greatest asset is our largest outdoor area. We are registered for only 32 children. Each age group have a very limited number of children. Our curriculum is based on our children's needs, interests and capabilities. Inspired by Reggio Emilia's approach, we allow children to find their own strengths and resilience by allowing them to learn through play.

Employer

THE LITTLE LIMES DAY NURSERY LTD

Address

TRINITY HALL

MOLESEY ROAD

HERSHAM

KT12 4RS

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Training

Training provider

BEST PRACTICE NETWORK LIMITED

Contact

Rachel Davis

racheldavis@bestpracticenet.co.uk

01174504736

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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