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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship THE DUCKLING NURSERY LTD

The Duckling Nursery are looking to recruit an Apprentice to assist with the daily duties of the nursery, work towards your Childcare qualification and gain valuable experience. This is a great opportunity to begin your career in Childcare within a professional environment.

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Closing date: 21 Oct 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

    Monday - Friday (Shifts TBC)

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000051185

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Adhere to the settings code of conduct
  • Ensure confidentiality at all times
  • Have good knowledge of the setting’s policies and procedures
  • Ensure the setting is safe and clean
  • Prepare activities
  • Complete observations
  • Develop your role within the team
  • To be reliable and punctual

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

  • Early Years Educator Level 3
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths (if required)
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Remote Course Delivery with Allocated 1-2-1 Trainer

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Possible permanent position after completion of the course

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

A DBS check will be required

About the employer

The Duckling Nursery offers sessional and full day care for children aged 2 to 5 years. Each session has twenty six children. The nursery operates in a classroom on the Writtle Infant School grounds. They have their own fenced garden and use of the playground, school field and the school hall. A great variety of equipment is available for both indoor and outdoor play.

Employer

THE DUCKLING NURSERY LTD

Address

Writtle Infants School

Lodge Road

Chelmsford

CM1 3HZ

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Training

Training provider

CARE FIRST TRAINING LIMITED

Contact

Sam Keeble

sam.keeble@carefirsttraining.co.uk

07495 553353

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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