Early Years Apprentice ALVERBRIDGE NURSERY

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Gosport are looking for L2 Nursery Apprentice to join their team. You will work and interact directly with children on a day-to-day basis supporting the planning of and delivery of activities.

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Closing date: 09 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,648.00

    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

    35 hours a week available. Monday to Friday; Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    09 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000210773

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As a Nursery Apprentice, you will contribute to a high-quality caring environment for children.  This includes:

  • 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 Trainer

The training you will be getting

NCFE/CACHE L2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner including:

  • Level 1 or 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon completing your L2 Apprenticeship, you may be offered the opportunity to progress onto L3 or a full-time position and further training.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying. If the desired candidate holds a valid L2 in Childcare or sufficient experience, the L3 Early Years Educator is available on an 18-month basis

About the employer

Alverbridge Nursery Ltd is an outstanding day Nursery which in November 2017 moved to its new home at 80 South Street in the centre of Gosport. It was set up as a pre-school provision over 20 years ago in a local school and became a full time nursery and Charity limited by Guarantee in 2009. The nursery has been a part of over 1600 Gosport families’ lives since opening. It now looks after the needs of approximately 110 local children from the PO12 catchment area from 0 to 4 years in age. It has maintained its outstanding OFSTED rating over consecutive inspections since 2006.

Employer

ALVERBRIDGE NURSERY

Address

80 SOUTH STREET

GOSPORT

PO12 1ES

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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

Contact

James Sproat

james.sproat@showcasetraining.co.uk

07715658042

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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