Childcare Apprenticeship – NVQ Level 2 Robin's Nest

A chance to gain valuable skills while working in a nursery setting as well as learn about Childcare related topics in a classroom setting. This is ideal for someone who is passionate about a career in childcare. You will learn about Safeguarding, the EYFS, and First Aid to name a few things.

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Closing date: 26 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,236.80

    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

    Apprentices are required to be as flexible as possible to meet the needs of the business. Monday - Friday. Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Feb 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000223638

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Providing an excellent range of activities that ensures that the child learns whilst having fun
  • Preparation of food for breakfast, snack and afternoon tea
  • Supporting children’s self-help needs
  • Being creative and enthusiastic

The training you will be getting

Early Years Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • You will be supported by an assessor throughout your apprenticeship
  • As you progress through your apprenticeship your duties and responsibilities will alter as you develop the skills for a successful career in childcare
  • Your classroom days will be based in central Birmingham taking place once a week for the first 12 weeks
  • You will gain an NVQ Level 2 Early Years Practitioner qualification with options of progression afterwards

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • During this apprenticeship in childcare, you will have access to excellent training and development opportunities within the role, with the potential for the right candidate to progress on the Advanced Diploma, Level 3 Apprenticeship Early Years Educator

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or Above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or Above) Essential

About the employer

At Robin’s Nest nursery we believe in providing all children with the best start to their early years journey. We promise to provide exciting and enticing opportunities to learn, we promise to evoke awe & wonder into every child within our care. Our warm and nurturing staff will ensure your children receive a home from home experience rich in engaging opportunities.

Employer

Robin's Nest

Address

New Street

Rushall

Walsall

WS4 1NW

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Training

Training provider

LEAPING MAN LEARNING 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

Contact

Amy Langwith

al@swiftcc.co.uk

01215940453

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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