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Childcare Apprenticeship Early Learning Childcare

As an apprentice you are encouraged to work as part of the nursery team to gain as much practical experience as possible throughout the duration of your course. You will be welcomed and encouraged to work alongside qualified staff, in addition to gaining qualifications that will help you to start your career in the childcare sector.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 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

    Mon - Fri between 7.30am - 6.30pm

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    03 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000072466

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an apprentice you are encouraged to work as part of the nursery team to gain as much practical experience as possible throughout the duration of your course.

  • Support qualified staff with daily routines in the nursery
    Learn how to provide high quality childcare to our children
  • Work with all age groups
  • Understand the values and principles of the sector and implement them in your daily routine with the children
    Follow the EYFS when caring for our children

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

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • First Aid

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Progression available for the right candidate

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Willing to learn, Caring Nature

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 9-3/A-D) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Childcare (Grade pass) Desired

About the employer

Early Learning Childcare is a friendly, family orientated, city centre day nursery. Our ethos is to provide a safe, secure , enriched environment where children feel at home and are able to reach their full potential.

Employer

Early Learning Childcare

Address

210 Chapel Street

Salford

M3 6BY

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Training

Training provider

SALFORD CITY COLLEGE

Contact

Mary Takhar

mary.takhar@salfordcc.ac.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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