Early Years Apprentice at Busy Bees Biggleswade BUSY BEES DAY NURSERIES (TRADING) LIMITED

This could be the start to the progression of a childcare career at Busy Bees, hopefully going on to fulfil senior positions within our nurseries and includes an intermediate apprenticeship in the Early Years Practitioner level 2 standard.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 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 on a rota basis. Potential start is 7:30am and latest finish time 6:00pm. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    10 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000211135

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Involvement in planning stimulating activities for the children in your care in line with the EYFS
  • Assisting in delivering a high level of quality childcare maintaining a professional and positive outcome for both children and staff
  • Building effective relationships with children, parents and team members
  • Ensuring each child's individual needs are met
  • Actively work towards the apprenticeship frameworks provided by BB Training with an expectation of completion within the agreed timeframe

The training you will be getting

Early Years Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • This level 2 course is for anyone interested in building a career in the children and young people’s workforce

This includes learning the following:

  • EYFS 
  • Safeguarding
  • Equality and diversity
  • Young children’s development
  • Importance of play
  • Communicating with babies and young children
  • Supporting the health and wellbeing of children
  • Supporting children with special educational needs (SEND)
  • Functional Skills (if required)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • The level 2 intermediate apprenticeship qualification confirms competence under supervision in these areas and serves as a progression pathway to the required qualification at level 3
  • Permanent position within the aim to complete Level 3 and to continue to progress further, Progression on to level 3 and develop into other roles within a nursery

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Time Management, Motivation, Professional Development, Enthusiasm, Kindness, Approachable, Reliability, Confidence

Qualifications

Other N/A (Grade N/A) Desired

Things to consider

Applicant must be able to successfully obtain a DBS

About the employer

Busy Bees Childcare are a long standing and leading childcare, delivering outstanding care across the UK. We are offering you an opportunity to apply for an early year's childcare apprenticeship, to start a career in childcare and various career progression roots and further training upon completion.

Employer

BUSY BEES DAY NURSERIES (TRADING) LIMITED

Address

The Saxon Centre

Kingsfield Road

Biggleswade

SG18 8AT

Contact

Intake Team

Enquiries@bbtraining.com

01543 711153

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Training

Training provider

BUSY BEES EDUCATION & TRAINING LIMITED

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


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Mar 2024