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Childcare Apprenticeship – Level 2 NUMBER 9 THE NURSERY LTD

The Apprenticeship lasts for 13 months and will be supported by an assessor throughout the Apprenticeship, as well as a mentor within the nursery. This Apprenticeship requires dedication, commitment & punctuality for you to be successful. This Apprenticeship will open doors to a variety of future roles & career paths within the Childcare Sector.

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Closing date: 17 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60 to £14,820.00

    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

    Apprentices are required to be flexible to meet the needs of the business, and punctuality is key. Working as part of a team and using own initiative are essential. The average working week will be between 30-40 hours, Monday - Friday, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    10 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000105612

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Supporting the development of the childcare provision.
Providing an excellent range of activities that ensures the child learns whilst having fun. Assisting in meeting OFSTED requirements.
Being a team player.
Providing challenging and stimulating activities for children appropriately.
Responsibility for equal opportunity in delivery.
Supporting children’s learning and development.
Supporting children’s self-help needs. Being creative and enthusiastic. Following Safeguarding rules and regulations.

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

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner standard:

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner qualification

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

You can progress into a Level 3 Early Years Apprentice.  Developing into a Level 3 practitioner, with the potential of a permanent position upon successful completion. Other prospects could include applying for:

  • Room Leader Positions
  • Possible Management training
  • Springboard into Primary Education
  • Paediatric nursing
  • Continuous development in current nursery setting

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C or 4, or equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C or 4, or equivalent) Essential

Things to consider

You will need to attend online training with your Assessor during your 13-month apprenticeship, for your classroom-based learning and you will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor. The assessor will visit every month to observe you in the nursery

About the employer

This position is for Number 9 Nursery in Thorton Heath town - Number 9 was created as bespoke independent nursery and our devotion is to create a loving home-from-home environment where children are free to explore and engage their imaginations. We provide a safe, fun and welcoming environment with lots of opportunities to ensure children reach their full potential whilst being nurtured both socially and emotionally.

Employer

NUMBER 9 THE NURSERY LTD

Address

9 SOUTH PARK HILL ROAD

SOUTH CROYDON

CR2 7DY

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Training

Training provider

LEAPING MAN LEARNING LIMITED

Contact

Kauser Parveen

kp@swiftcc.co.uk

020 3921 0493

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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