Childcare Level 2 Apprentice BEAR HUGS DAY NURSERY LTD

Bear Hugs Day Nursery are looking for 3 Level 2 childcare apprentices to join their dedicated team. The role will include supporting children and making learning fun. This is an Ideal role for anyone who has a passion for working with children.

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Closing date: 15 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,649.60

    Employer will increase to either £5.50 or £6.00 an hour - depending on experience.

    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, working 4 days a week. Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 32

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    09 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000120565

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To act as a key person to a group of children, liaising closely and building an effective relationship with parents/carers and ensuring each child’s needs are recognised and met
  • To work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members
  • To advise the Manager of any concerns, e.g., health and well-being of children, parents or the safety of equipment, preserving confidentiality as necessary
  • To teach children, 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 actively participate at team meetings, supervision meetings and appraisal meetings
  • To attend training courses as required and to take responsibility for personal development

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner qualification

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Potential to progress into a permanent position.


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, 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

BEAR HUGS DAY NURSERY is based in the Plumstead area of Greenwich, Bear Hugs Day Nursery Waverley welcomes children from across the capital to provide crucial childcare services. Our nursery is equipped with facilities and equipment for babies, toddlers and pre-school children with our experienced staff nurturing and educating your child on an individual level to ensure their development is an enjoyable, stimulating experience.

Employer

BEAR HUGS DAY NURSERY LTD

Address

104 Waverley Road

London

SE18 7TJ

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Training

Training provider

CELLAR TAPES UK LTD

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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