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Childcare & Education - Early Years Educator Apprenticeship SEYMOUR HOUSE LTD.

You will be working with children between the ages of 0-5 years, helping support children’s play and nurture their development. You will be involved in organising activities, in the assessment and record keeping of children's learning and development and work in partnership with colleagues and parents.

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,073.00

    £15,073 - £16,257. Equivalent to £290 - £312 per week.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday on a rota basis. Working hours will fall within the opening hours of the nursery 7:00am - 6:00pm. Exact shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000103229

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • You will be working with children between the ages of 0-5 years, helping support children’s play and nurture their development
  • You will be involved in organising activities, in the assessment and record keeping of children's learning and development and work in partnership with colleagues and parents.
  • You will work alongside experienced Early Years Educators, have a dedicated mentor and have the support of your fellow apprentices.

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

Level 3 Diploma in Early Learning and Childcare (Early Years Educator). 

Qualification reference: 601/3890/7. 

'Equivalent to 2 A levels at grades A to E.'

This qualification provides the knowledge and skills required for Early Years Educators and meets the full and relevant criteria set by the National College for Teaching and Leadership.

Includes a First Aid qualification. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We will support you to achieve your Level 3 Diploma, giving you qualified Early Years Educator status. 

From here, you can develop your career at Seymour House, opting for a managerial route or you can specialise in areas that excite you such as special educational needs, disability, speech and language.

The Level 3 Diploma can also be used as a stepping-stone towards:

  • Level 5 Diploma in Leadership
  • Honours Degree in Early Years
  • Early Years Teacher (EYITT) or Primary Teacher (QTS)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English Literature and / or Language (Grade at least C / grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade at least C / grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Founded in 1988, we have over 30 years' experience in care, education and preparing children for school. This history has enabled us to invest in our team, resources and environment to give children the best possible start. Our fantastic team of Educators and Teachers have achieved outstanding Ofsted judgements at all our ten nursery schools. Come and join our team, develop your personal and professional skills and help shape the next generation.

Employer

SEYMOUR HOUSE LTD.

Address

Fobbing Farm Cl,

Dry Street

Basildon

SS16 5NP

Contact

Emma Price

apprenticeships@seymourhouse.co.uk

01206 258849

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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