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Childcare Level 2 Apprenticeship FUNKY OWLS NURSERY LTD

FUNKY OWLS NURSERY is looking for a Level 2 Childcare Apprentice. This role is ideal for anyone who has a genuine passion for working with children and is keen to learn. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for career progression in this sector.

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Closing date: 14 Jan 2023

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

    Shift Work - Variable 4 Long days, 07:15am - 18:15pm Mon-Fri Days to be decided.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    02 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000102129

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To help to set up the room(s) for the daily programme and to help tidy away and clean at the end of the session
  • To be a key personal assistant to a small group of children, liaising closely and building an effective relationship with parents/carers and ensuring each child needs are recognised and met
  • Work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members
  • To advise the Manager of any concerns e.g. over children, parents or the safety of equipment, preserving confidentiality as necessary
  • To assistant with the teaching of children to a high standard, offering an appropriate level of support and stimulating play experiences
  • To ensure that children are kept safe and that you understand when to follow child protection procedures
  • To support mealtimes within the setting

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

Early Years Practitioner  Level 2.

Functional skills (if required).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Permanent position and progression onto the Early Years Educator Level 3 (incl. Paediatric first aid).


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

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

About the employer

FUNKY OWLS NURSERY provide full childcare for children aged 3 months and 5 years. The nursery has bright airy rooms within a safe, secure and welcoming environment. The large, all-weather gardens offer extensive opportunities for outdoor learning.

Employer

FUNKY OWLS NURSERY LTD

Address

111-115

HIGH STREET COLLIERS WOOD

LONDON

SW19 2HR

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Training

Training provider

CELLAR TAPES UK LTD

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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