Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Little Teds Day Nursery
An opportunity to learn about all the aspects of life in a Nursery whilst obtaining an appropriate child care qualification. Little Teds is a small, privately owned Nursery where we work closely as a team to provide a high level of care and education for children from birth to school age.
Closing date: 28 Aug 2022
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
02 Sep 2022
30 May 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
Whilst studying and learning all about childcare, the apprentice will be introduced to what else is incorporated in life at a busy Nursery. This will include helping at mealtimes, becoming creative and messy whilst playing with the children. Observing the children and communicating appropriately. Encouraging independence whilst supporting progress. There will be an element of housekeeping, ensuring the Nursery is clean and tidy and the children are kept safe.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The apprentice would be assigned an assessor through the College, who would typically come out to visit in the workplace to assess workplace competence. Day release at Cambridge campus once a week .
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Once qualified at Level 2, the opportunity to progress to Level 3.
Once qualified at Level 3, to become a permanent member of staff at Little Teds. Have key children, continue with CPD in areas of safeguarding, Senco and Enco. Also, an opportunity to become a room leader in baby area, main room or Pre School.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3 or D) Essential
About the employer
Little Teds Day Nursery
CAMBRIDGE REGIONAL COLLEGE
Early years practitioner
Level 2 (GCSE)
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