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Topsie Yeovil - Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship TOPS DAY NURSERY LIMITED

We are currently looking to recruit a Childcare Apprentice to join us at Tops Day Nurseries to complete their Level 2 Diploma in Early Years Education Here at Tops Day Nurseries we have an outstanding reputation in delivering the best quality childcare across the South West, operating nurseries across Dorset Hampshire Somerset Wiltshire and Devon.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 27 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    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

    The apprentice will be working 30 hours per week between the settings opening hours of 08.00 - 15.00, TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000105676

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assist in providing a safe environment for children
  • Assisting with daily, weekly and monthly checks around the nursery
  • Assist in ensuring the unit is clean and tidy and assist in meal preparation
  • Assist colleagues with developing and maintaining good relationships with local schools, charities and involvement with the community (e.g. parades, visiting care homes)
  • Taking children on trips out and assist on picking up from school
  • Able to support children’s behaviour and act as a role model
  • Support in ensuring the environment is stimulating and appropriate including layout, display of resources, displays and equal opportunities

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

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner qualification
  • Level 2 Functional Skills - if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Potential to gain permanent employment at the setting after completion of the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Reliable, Friendly, Confident, Flexible, Motivated, Good with children

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent GCSE English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent GCSE Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired
Other Must be able to obtain a clear DBS (Grade -) Essential

Things to consider

The setting is only open during term time, so the successful candidate will be working term time only.

About the employer

Topsie Yeovil is a community pre-school that was committee run, it’s in hall within a community hub, also housing a church and various other community facilities. Furthermore, Tops aim to be a part of, and contribute, to each nurseries’ local community so the community aspect surrounding the pre-school will remain strong.

Employer

TOPS DAY NURSERY LIMITED

Address

Topsie Yeovil Nursery,

Holy Trinity Church,

Community Court,

BA20 2BU

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRE TRAINING TEAM LIMITED

Contact

info@aspiretrainingteam.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 27 Feb 2023