Playworker Apprentice WJM SPORTS LIMITED

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to work within local community settings, within schools & holiday camps. Working alongside our team, you will be caring & supporting children in play. You will be creating a stimulating & adventurous environment, allowing children to choose how they want to play.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,984.00 to £17,846.40

    Wages will rise after probation period.

    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

    To be discussed at interview stage

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 May 2024

  • Date posted

    27 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000224233

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Set up learning spaces including moving equipment
  • Assist in monitoring and maintaining a safe environment
  • Assist with planning, preparing and delivering a high-quality playing environment
  • Provide comprehensive care for children of all ages
  • Support and maintain the logging of confidential records
  • Support children with literacy and numeracy
  • Supporting in the maintaining of good relationships with school, parents and children

The training you will be getting

  • The training for the programme will include online learning, webinars, practical sessions and visits in the workplace
  • Functional Skills as required
  • On completion you will achieve a qualification as a level 2 Playworker

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • We have an intensive training structure to ensure that our staff are qualified to the highest possible standard
  • Our most talented and ambitious professionals can make their way through our bespoke career journey with full time employment
  • Those with a mind for business can work their way to owning and running their own franchise or licence under the Premier Education Group umbrella

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Initiative, Logical, Non judgemental, Organisation skills, Patience, Presentation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working

Qualifications

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

About the employer

As part of Premier Education Group, we have been providing schools, children and parents with innovative programmes and initiatives for over fourteen years. Established in 1999, we provide a wide range of services to schools and communities throughout the UK. The group, consisting of Premier Sport, Premier Performing Arts and The Golden Mile, collectively employs over 800 qualified professionals and last year our activities received over 5million visits.

Employer

WJM SPORTS LIMITED

Address

The Derby Conference Centre London Road

Derby

Derbyshire

DE24 8UX

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Training

Training provider

THE EDUCATIONWISE ACADEMY 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

Playworker

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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