Nursery apprenticeship Level 3 GRAPEVINE DAY NURSERY LIMITED

Enhance your early years career with this fantastic opportunity working in a day nursery environment and caring for children. You will be supporting their learning and development through play and activities. A great role with lots of opportunities for development.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 May 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

    To Be Confirmed

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 May 2024

  • Date posted

    09 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000230026

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Enhance your early years career with this fantastic opportunity working in a day nursery environment and caring for children. You will be supporting their learning and development through play and activities. A great role with lots of opportunities for development

Are you fun? Are you looking for a career in childcare? Are you available between the hours of 7:30am- 6pm, Monday- Friday?

1. To be responsible for co-ordinating high quality, education ensuring positive outcomes for children.

2. To provide the highest standards of support, assisting children in achieving their maximum potential and independence.

3. Maintain, monitor and further develop good teaching practice and ensure the highest possible quality of teaching and learning that meets statutory requirements and maintains a supportive atmosphere, ensuring the safety, protection and well-being of each child.

4. To ensure the highest possible standards of education of the children for whom the teacher has class responsibility – socially, emotionally, physically, intellectually and aesthetically.

5. To work alongside an EYFS team by establishing clear expectations and constructive working relationships, good team working and mutual support, delegating tasks where appropriate, evaluating practice and development, and motivating assistants in delivering quality teaching and learning.

6. To create and develop policies and programmes to meet the needs of all children.

7. To develop best practice in the Early Years Foundation Stage.

8. To ensure good progress in all areas of the EYFS stage.

9. To play a positive leading role in the general life of the setting, eg special events, book week, visits, off-site activities.

10. To welcome parents and ensure they understand setting policies. To promote good communication with parents by phone, meetings, newsletters, chat book information and displays.

11. To ensure good transition for children into their next setting / school.

12. To actively promote equal opportunities for all pupils in the EYFS.

The training you will be getting

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

Training will be a mix of face to face and online learning.

You will gain an Early years Level 3 qualification with a view to continuing onto further levels of apprenticeships and training.

Functional Skills in Maths and English if required.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Enhance your early years career with this fantastic opportunity working in a day nursery environment and caring for children. You will be supporting their learning and development through play and activities. A great role with lots of opportunities for development


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Logical, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths/English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

This is a busy environment and you will be dancing, singing, playing, reading and generally having fun. You will be tired at the end of your shift but happy in the knowledge you created a fun and safe environment for the children to flourish. This is at least 30 hours per week and national minimum wage for apprentices.

About the employer

Enhance your early years career with this fantastic opportunity working in a day nursery environment and caring for children. You will be supporting their learning and development through play and activities. A great role with lots of opportunities for development

Employer

GRAPEVINE DAY NURSERY LIMITED

Address

56 Holyhead road

Birmingham

B21 0LH

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Training

Training provider

SKERN LODGE 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 educator

Level 3 (A level)

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: 15 May 2024