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Nursery Apprentice Twynham House Day Nursery

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Christchurch is looking for a Nursery Apprentice to join their team.

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Closing date: 04 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80 to £19,760.00

    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 to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000100232

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a nursery apprentice, you will contribute to a high-quality caring environment for children.

This includes:

  • Creating warm, friendly, and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially, and educationally
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing, and feeding
  • Acting as key worker to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Completing work to desired timeframe for Showcase Training tutor
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to

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

NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
Functional Skills: English and Maths at level 1 minimum (unless exempt)
End point assessment

Training completed via work-based visits at the nursery and 4 hour study time provided for coursework.

 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon completing your apprenticeship, you may be offered a full-time position and additional training.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or C and above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or C and above) Desired

Things to consider

Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying.

About the employer

Working collaboratively to develop curious, creative and confident minds, Twynham House is a family-run nursery school in the heart of Christchurch. Our high quality learning environment is a working testimony of respect for the child as a unique individual. These are 'our children', who should regard Twynham House as their own home where they can flourish and feel confident that their needs will be met and respected.

Employer

Twynham House Day Nursery

Address

15 Stour Road

Christchurch

BH23 1PL

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Training

Training provider

SHOWCASE TRAINING LTD

Contact

James Sproat

james.sproat@showcasetraining.co.uk

07715658042

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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