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Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprentice at Immaculate Tots Childcare Ltd, Salisbury IMMACULATE TOTS CHILDCARE LIMITED

We are looking for a polite, reliable and flexible individual to complete a 15 - 18 month Level 2 Childcare apprenticeship with Immaculate Tots Childcare in Salisbury. Whilst working closely with parents we strive to provide the best possible care in a natural and inspiring environment, and endeavour to meet the individual needs of every child.

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Closing date: 10 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,560.00

    £7 per hour/ £14560 per annum (based on 40 hours per week)

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 6.00pm or 10.00am - 6.00pm, or flexible hours also available.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    10 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000121281

  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Immaculate Tots is based in Old Sarum, in the Salisbury area. We look after children aged from birth to 5 years. Whilst working closely with parents we strive to provide the best possible care in a natural and inspiring environment, and endeavour to meet the individual needs of every child.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to go into Childcare career, working in a more intimate setting whilst working alongside and learning from qualified and dedicated childcare professionals.

Your duties as an apprentice will include:

  • Participating in the day to day running of the setting
  • Planning and assisting with setting up different activities for the children
  • Gaining as much practical experience as possible throughout the apprenticeship
  • Ensuring the setting is kept clean and tidy at all times
  • Assisting with checks around the setting
  • Keeping up to date with all coursework
  • Helping to supervise the children

The ideal candidate will be flexible, hardworking and willing to learn, with great communication skills, and the ability to work as part of the team as well as using your initiative.

There is the prospect of a permanent position and career progression for the successful applicant.

This role may be closed early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

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

  • Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required
  • End Point Assessment - Knowledge Test and Professional
    Discussion

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is the prospect of a permanent position and career progression for the successful applicant.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and/or maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired

Things to consider

Successful candidates will be subject to a DBS check. Please consider how you will travel to the place of work, particularly if you rely on public transport.

About the employer

Immaculate Tots is an award winning Nursery situated on the edge of the Old Sarum Park, Salisbury development, in an attractive position overlooking the Airfield. We work in partnership with parents, to promote the outcomes for their children. We aim to meet the individual needs of every child.

Employer

IMMACULATE TOTS CHILDCARE LIMITED

Address

STERLING HOUSE

OLD SARUM PARK

OLD SARUM

SP4 6EB

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Training

Training provider

SOMERSET SKILLS & LEARNING CIC

Contact

Philippa Bancroft

pbancroft@sslcic.co.uk

07917 923622

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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