Childcare Level 3 Apprenticeship FORFUN LIMITED

Playhouse Day Nursery are looking for a 3 Level childcare apprentice to join their dedicated team. The role will include being a key worker to support and engage with children, making learning fun. This is an ideal role for anyone who has a passion for working with children and wants to learn all about Early Years. Great opportunity, apply now!

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Closing date: 23 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 2 days a week working 07.30am to 4.30pm 3 days a week working 09.00am to 6.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000210580

  • 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 applicable

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Permanent position upon completion of apprenticeship.


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, Analytical 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

The team is headed by Mrs Priti Patel who has extensive experience and gained an Early Years Teacher Status recently. The Deputy Manager supports the manager and we have an enthusiastic team of NVQ Level 3 qualified staff. Children are encouraged to explore all areas, which offer a variety of experiences in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum, offering best of early education. We have a reasonable sized secured outdoor play area, which offers the children opportunity to learn and have fun outdoors. The Nursery operates by its ethos of ‘Play, Learn, Create, Engage, Develop and Grow’ which encourages children to combine both structured learning experiences and their natural inclination to play, explore and question, to develop into young boys and girls, ready for the challenges that growing up will bring.

Employer

FORFUN LIMITED

Address

LEIGHTON HOUSE

ELTHORNE PARK ROAD

HANWELL

W7 2JJ

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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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