Early Years Level 3 Apprenticeship - The Bluebell Nursery MISS IM SMOLORZ-KRZEKOTOWSKA

The Bluebell Nursery is looking to recruit a Level 2 qualified apprentice, looking to upskill to a Level 3. This lovely setting is homely, with access to a secure garden. Children also enjoy regular walks into the local woods where they interact with nature. The role involves planning fun activities and caring for the needs of children 0-5.

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

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Closing date: 25 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,296.00

    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

    Monday - Friday hours to be determined

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    27 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000214775

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As a level 3 apprentice you will be a key member of the nursery team, your daily activities may include:

  • Planning and implementing fun and educational activities with the children 
  • Play alongside and with children to support their play
  • Supporting children’s creative and imaginative experiences 
  • Maintaining development records on key children 
  • Supervising children at rest times and at mealtimes 
  • Contributing to and promoting health and safety 
  • Ensuring the play area is clean and tidy at all times 
  • Working closely with parents and providing feedback on their child 

Useful qualities to have:

  • Friendly and approachable
  • Patient, and caring
  • The ability to interact positively with children and adults
  • Flexible and willing to carry out a number of different activities within the job role
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Motivated
  • The ability to work using your own initiative
  • This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Diploma
  • First Aid qualification
  • Functional skills if required
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • On the job training

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Progression to a higher qualification or full-time employment may be available after completing the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Creative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Desired

Things to consider

If you are using public transport to get to this employer, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular service is available.

About the employer

The Bluebell Nursery is Ofsted registered setting, where the staff are fully trained and DBS checked. All staff, parents/carers, students and volunteers share a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. The nursery is an inclusive setting and welcomes all children and their families. They welcome diversity and the children always have the opportunity to speak their home languages of; Polish, Romanian, Chinese, Indian and Spanish as well as English. Makaton and pictorial cards are routinely used to aid communication for everyone. The environment promotes the safety and security of children. The setting is homely, with access to a secure garden. Children also enjoy regular walks into the local woods where they interact with nature, and the public, in a safe and disciplined way always under the close observation of staff.

Employer

MISS IM SMOLORZ-KRZEKOTOWSKA

Address

Greenway Centre Doncaster Road

Bristol

BS10 5PX

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION 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 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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 25 Mar 2024