Nursery Apprentice R & J CARE LTD

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly nursery in Portchester is looking for L2 Early Years Apprentices to join their team. Work and interact directly with children on a day-to-day basis basis supporting the planning of and delivery of activities.

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Closing date: 03 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40

    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. Shifts tbc.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Oct 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000206056

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Creating warm, friendly, and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing, and feeding
  • Acting as key worker to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to completing all work to desired timescales as set by Showcase Tutor

The training you will be getting

  • NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills: Maths and English (Unless exempt)
  • Training completed via work-based visits at the nursery and 4-hour study time provided for coursework

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Once completing your Level 2 Apprenticeship you may be offered the opportunity to progress onto a L3 or a full-time position and further training.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Initiative, Non judgemental, Organisation skills, Patience, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying. If you have any queries regarding the role, please contact James on 07715 658042 If the candidate already holds a L2 Early Years qualification already or sufficient experience, the L3 Standard is available on a 18 month basis

About the employer

Teddy Bears Nursery School, is the trading name of R & J Care Ltd. Our aim is to offer a value for money service providing a very high standard in care and education providing a great service to the whole family. We aim to deliver exciting opportunities for all children who attend where they can learn through exploration & adult led activities ensuring we provide an excellent start in life for your little treasures. Our vision is to provide high quality care and education so all our children can reach their full potential. Teddy Bears provides the ultimate care and education for your little ones, offering full and part time places

Employer

R & J CARE LTD

Address

232 Southampton Road

PO6 4QD

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Training

Training provider

SHOWCASE TRAINING 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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