Early Years Practitioner Apprentice BEECH HOUSE NURSERY SCHOOL LIMITED

Do you have a passion for childcare? Would you like to learn from the best, and earn while you learn in two of Herefordshire’s leading Nurseries? We are currently recruiting both Level Two and Level Three apprentices to join our ‘Outstanding’ Nursery Schools in Hereford, Ross-on-Wye and Newent. This application if for the Level 2 position.

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Closing date: 01 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 - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    29 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000226244

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To understand and follow all nursery policies and procedures
  • To undertake Child Protection training, ensuring you are able to respond correctly and appropriately, as per our Policies and Procedures
  • To support your Room Leader in day-to-day care and welfare tasks, providing a safe, challenging and stimulating environment, both indoors and outdoors
  • To complete Apprenticeship modules and coursework in a satisfactory and timely manner
  • To understand that as part of your training you will be required to move to all age ranges of the Nursery School
  • To attend all in-house Apprenticeship training as delivered by both internal and external trainers
  • To act as an Ambassador for the Nursery School and maintain a positive image of its aims and objectives
  • To have clear knowledge of procedures to be followed in case of emergency e.g. Fire, and accident
  • To carry out regular cleaning of equipment, and ensure that it is recorded accurately
  • To undertake any reasonable duties as directed, in accordance with the Nursery School’s aims and objectives

The training you will be getting

  • Early Years Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Safeguarding
  • Functional Skills if required
  • Delivery method and location of training to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Possible ongoing role on successful completion of the Apprenticeship
  • Progression onto Level 3 qualification

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4/C or higher) Desired

About the employer

opens from 8.00 to 5.30 each day throughout the year, only closing for Bank Holidays and over the Christmas Holidays. Parents select the days and session times they wish their children to attend – subject to availability – and whether they wish them to attend all year round or just during the nursery terms.

Employer

BEECH HOUSE NURSERY SCHOOL LIMITED

Address

Oak House

Brampton Abbots

Ross on Wye

HR9 7JD

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Training

Training provider

RIVERSIDE 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

Contact

Andy Green

andy.green@riverside-training.co.uk

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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