Early Years Level 2 Apprenticeship - Lickey End Pre - School LICKEY END PRE-SCHOOL LTD

Are you looking for a career in early years? This is a great position for someone passionate to progress to level 3. The lovely home from home pre school that provides a nurturing environment for 2 - 5 year olds, serving the parents, carers and children of Bromsgrove and surrounding areas. They have strong ethos for the outside and healthy living.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 11 Mar 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

    Monday - Friday hours to be determined

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    14 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000227808

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As an apprentice you will be a key member of the nursery team, your duties may include:

  • Planning and delivering fun and educational activities with the children
  • Play alongside and with children to support their play
  • Contribute to children’s records through observation
  • Assist with the supervision of children at rest times and at mealtimes
  • Contribute in creating a safe, happy environment for the children
  • Ensure the play area is clean and tidy at all times
  • Working alongside outside agencies in supporting the children

Useful Qualities to have:

  • Friendly and approachable
  • Patient and caring
  • The ability to interact positively with children and adults
  • Flexible and willing to carry out a number of different activities within the job role
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Motivated
  • Good time keeping

This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Diploma
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • On the job training

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Progression to a higher qualification or full time employment may be available after completing the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Patience, Communication skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Desired

Things to consider

If you are using public transport to get to this employer, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular service is available.

About the employer

Lickey End Pre - School provide a caring and nurturing environment for children aged between 2 years to 5 years. Formally known as Lickey End Playgroup, it was founded in 1987, by parents and carers looking for a quality local Pre-School. In September 2016 they became a private business but aim to keep the ethos of a local friendly setting serving the parents, carers and children of Lickey End and the surrounding local communities. They believe strongly in developing a unique child, who will learn to understand the world through play, develop social skills, form positive relationships and learn to be expressive through arts and design. There is a particular focus on safe outdoor fun and healthy living.

Employer

LICKEY END PRE-SCHOOL LTD

Address

Lickey End Pre School, Alcester Road, Lickey End

Bromsgrove

B60 1JX

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION 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

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


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Mar 2024