Childcare Level 3 Apprenticeship LOTTIES NURSERIES LIMITED

Lotties Nurseries 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: 15 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    Free uniform Bonus scheme Discounted childcare Employer of the month

    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 08.30am to 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000216216

  • 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

The right candidate may secure a permanent position


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

Lottie’s is a family-run childcare provider that’s main purpose is to create a caring, nurturing, and safe environment that has a home from home feel. Our company began with an idea, a passion for childcare and a drive to create an outstanding family run nursery that shows genuine care for its families and staff.

Employer

LOTTIES NURSERIES LIMITED

Address

3 Hurst Road

Sidcup

DA15 9AE

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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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