Childcare Apprenticeship Hatching Dragons City

You will be working in a childcare setting with children ranging from ages 0 - 5 creating fun, engaging and safe environment for the children. You will be working towards an Advanced Diploma Early Years. Your apprenticeship will last for 13-months. This Apprenticeship requires dedication, commitment & punctuality for you to be successful.

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Closing date: 16 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,140.00

  • 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 plus hours, Monday - Friday, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    16 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000191720

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will include:

  • Creating fun, engaging and safe environment for the children
  • Teaching within the EYFS requirement
  • Partaking in a range of indoor and outdoor activities
  • Supporting the children with a range of self-care needs such as feeding and personal hygiene
  • Communicating with other team members and parents
  • Working in a childcare setting with children ranging from ages 0 - 5
  • Liaise with external customers, parents, to provide a high level of service for the childcare setting

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

Level 3 Advanced Diploma Early Years Educator: 

  • You will be working towards an Advanced Diploma Early Years
  • Your apprenticeship will last for 13-months, where you will be supported by a dedicated assessor throughout your apprenticeship, as well as a mentor and other staff 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
  • Training will take place in the workplace
  • You will need to attend online training with your assessor for 10 days out of 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
  • You will complete a qualification in paediatric first aid

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Developing into a Level 3 practitioner, with the potential of a full-time 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, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C/4 or above) Essential

Things to consider

You will need to attend online training with your assessor for 10 days out of 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.

About the employer

Our Barbican nursery is the perfect environment for children to grow and learn, with our global approach which focuses on inclusion, diversity and acceptance, whilst developing language skills in two of the world’s most important languages, English and Mandarin. Located in the heart of London, you could not get any more central than our City nursery. Close to not only your work but a range of beautiful sites such as the gardens of the Barbican, St. Pauls and the Museum of London. Ideal if you live in or commute from/to: Bank, St Paul’s, Farringdon, Clerkenwell, Cannon Street, Liverpool Street, Moorgate, Old Street, Shoreditch, Hackney and Angel. Transports: Barbican (tube); Moorgate (tube & mainline); Liverpool St (tube & mainline); Cannon Street (tube & mainline); Thameslink (mainline); Blackfriars (tube & mainline); St Paul’s (tube). Near Barbican Centre, St Paul’s Cathedral, Chancery Lane, Holborn and Covent Garden.

Employer

Hatching Dragons City

Address

IRONMONGERS HALL

SHAFTESBURY PLACE

BARBICAN

EC2Y 8AA

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Training

Training provider

LEAPING MAN LEARNING LIMITED

Contact

Stuart Beer

sb@swiftcc.co.uk

07875009366

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)


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