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Early Years Practitioner Apprentice THE COLOURWHEEL MONTESSORI NURSERY LTD

We are looking for an Early Years apprentice to join us! You will be working with colleagues to ensure that all children receive the highest standards of care and education within the setting. Ensuring compliance with all regulatory requirements and maintain positive working relationships with staff, parents and carers

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Closing date: 10 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    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 to Friday, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000064904

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Maintaining the classroom and garden to a high standard, ensuring the materials are complete and correspond to the needs and ages of the group.
  • Responsible for the care and maintenance of classroom materials.
  • Be a positive role model for the children with regards to friendliness, care and courtesy and protect their privacy and confidentiality at all times.
  • Supporting other members of staff with daily duties such as nappy changing and changing children’s clothes.

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

Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship, to include:

  • Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills (as required)
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • PLTS

 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Permanent position with further training for the right person


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Creative, Eager to Learn, Patient and Calm

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

In addition, supporting and promoting positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues. With the children, ensuring their health, safety and wellbeing at all times and follow the nursery procedures when reporting concerns.

About the employer

The Colourwheel, our aim is to offer an environment where your child feels safe and secure and where he or she is encouraged to fulfil his or her potential without fear. The Montessori “prepared environment” is one which encompasses both the classroom and the materials used within. These are all designed to appear to each child and enable them to choose freely

Employer

THE COLOURWHEEL MONTESSORI NURSERY LTD

Address

THE COLOURWHEEL

DENTON CRESCENT

BLACK NOTLEY

CM77 8ZZ

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Training

Training provider

ESSEX COUNTY COUNCIL

Contact

Leon Black

Leon.Black@essex.gov.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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