This is an amazing opportunity for someone with a passion for developing a career in childcare to work within a friendly and supportive nursery. The learning Tree will provide full support to enable the successful candidate to achieve their early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship.
Closing date: 04 Mar 2024
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 40.0
Possible start date
11 Mar 2024
01 Feb 2024
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
- Welcoming parents, children and visitors.
- Caring for all children in the nursery.
- Setting up activities and supporting children’s involvement
- Assisting children at meal and snack times.
- Supporting children at nap times.
- Following all nursery policies and procedures including safeguarding of the setting and health & safety of the children’s environment.
- Some cleaning duties of the nursery and equipment will also be involved.
The training you will be getting
Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship.
Apprentices who have not achieved the equivalent of level 2
qualifications in maths and English, will need to achieve level 1
functional skills in these and work towards level 2 functional skills.
Apprentices will be allocated a Trainer Assessor and training will be
planned and delivered in conjunction with the employer to meet
the individual needs of the apprentice.
The apprentice will spend 20% of their working hours in off the job
activities and training.
On the job and off the job training will be delivered in the
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Potential opportunity for ongoing paid employment and/or
progression to the early Years Educator level 3 apprenticeship.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3-9) Essential
About the employer
The Learning Tree (Alfreton Road)
ACCESS TRAINING (EAST MIDLANDS) 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:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Early years practitioner
Level 2 (GCSE)
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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