Childcare Level 3 Apprenticeship KIDS & CO

Kids & Co Day Nursery are looking for a 3 Level childcare apprentice to join their dedicated team. The role will include being a keyworker to support and engage with children, making learning fun. This is an Ideal role for anyone who has a passion for working with children. Lots of benefits working with this nursery. Apply now!

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Closing date: 23 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,609.60

    28 days annual leave Break between Christmas and New Year Bank hols off Birthday celebrated Staff events at Christmas and Summer time

    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

    Monday to Friday with shifts TBC The applicant will work 4 days out of the 5. 08.00am to 6.00pm 1 hour lunch break 15 mins afternoon break

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    11 Oct 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000204588

  • Positions

    1 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

  • Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard, including a First Aid Qualification   
  • Training will be done on location.
  • Functional Skills level 2 in maths and English if appliciable.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • There is the potential for a Permanent position for successful candidates

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

Kids & Co Day Nursery is a 44 place nursery in Blackheath. Childcare is offered to children aged from 9 months to 5 years. Ofsted inspected this childcare setting and rated it Outstanding

Employer

KIDS & CO

Address

41 WESTCOMBE PARK ROAD

BLACKHEATH

LONDON

SE3 7RE

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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 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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