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Nursery Practitioner Apprenticeship SMALL WONDERS DAY NURSERIES LTD

We are pleased to offer the opportunity to join one of our busy day nurseries and before and after school clubs. You will have the opportunity to support the care and learning of children age 6months-11years. You will work as part of our team to ensure that the guidance and requirements as set out in the EYFS are followed.

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Closing date: 01 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,754.20

    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

    Shifts vary between the hours of 7am-7pm so being able to get to the nursery for an earlier shift would be required.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000056752

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

. Undertake training to obtain a recognised Level 3 qualification in Early Years.

. Completing assignments on time

. Carry out duties allocated to you by the staff team

. Work through a practical evidence record of competence

. Be a key person for a small group of children

. Plan and implement activities with individuals and groups of children to promote effective teaching and learning.

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

. Level 3 Early Years Educator

. Functional Skills if required

. Work-based learning

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We offer a comprehensive continuous professional development package that includes topics such as Paediatric First Aid, Safeguarding, SEND, Theories Underpinning the EYFS, Enabling Environments, Equality and inclusion in Early Years, Being a Keyperson, The Prevent Duty, Understanding Children’s Rights, Understanding and Addressing Behaviour, Improving Children's Learning Through Play, Makaton and many more.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Creative, Patience

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Shifts vary between the hours of 7am-7pm so being able to get to the nursery for an earlier shift would be required.

About the employer

We offer care for 55 children. We have a baby unit that care for children from birth to 2 years, a toddler room that cares for children from 2-3 years and a preschool room that cares for children from 3-4 years. We also have a breakfast and after school and holiday club that provides care for primary school aged children.

Employer

SMALL WONDERS DAY NURSERIES LTD

Address

57 HULLBRIDGE ROAD

SOUTH WOODHAM FERRERS

CHELMSFORD

CM3 5NH

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Training

Training provider

VOCATIONAL TRAINING SERVICES CARE SECTOR LIMITED

Contact

Rachael Farrow

rachaelfarrow@vts.ac.uk

01702353557

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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