Early Years Educator Apprentice HIGH HOPES NURSERIES LTD

The candidate will support across all 5 rooms of the nursery working with babies up to preschool age. Candidate will be expected to provide activities for the children focusing on children’s interests and next steps in their development indoors and outdoors.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,433.28

  • Working week

    8am - 6pm four days a week on a rota basis.

    Total hours per week: 38.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 May 2024

  • Date posted

    20 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000199807

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

Your main duties will include but will not be limited to:

  • To develop your role within the team especially with regard as a key worker
  • To keep good records of the children
  • Maintain good relationships with parents and children
  • Assist with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children sometimes on a one to one basis
  • To be aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to
  • Assist cooking
  • Monitor the Secure Outdoor Play Area
  • Help with Arts & Crafts
  • Monitor the Quiet/Sleeping Area
  • Assist with Books / Reading
  • Supervise Organised Outings

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Qualification
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required
  • On and off the job training and location to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

After completion of your apprenticeship you will potentially have the opportunity to progress onto full time positions within the business.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Good communication skills, Enthusiastic, Passionate, Ambitious

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C+) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C+) Desired

Things to consider

We are based in the middle of the Macclesfield to Congleton Road, but are located on a bus route.

About the employer

We are a family run nursery based in between Congleton and Macclesfield. We offer child care for children from the age of 0-5 years. The nursery has three separate buildings, a sensory room which is under renovation and a large outdoor space for the children to enjoy. Recently inspected under the new framework and graded OUTSTANDING.

Employer

HIGH HOPES NURSERIES LTD

Address

CHAIN & GATE

CONGLETON ROAD

NORTH RODE

SK11 9JA

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Training

Training provider

MACCLESFIELD COLLEGE

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

Contact

Maxim Business Training

apprenticeshiprecruitment@macclesfield.ac.uk

+441625410000

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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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