Early Years Apprentice CHERUBZ DAYCARE LTD

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Paulsgrove, Portsmouth is looking for Level 2 Nursery Apprentices to join their team. You will contribute to creating a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop. Duties include working and interacting directly with children on a day-to-day basis.

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Closing date: 09 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,984.00

    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 to Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000234961

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As a nursery apprentice, you will contribute to a high-quality caring environment for children.

This includes:

  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding
  • Acting as key worker to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to
  • Completing all work to desired timescales as set by showcase tutor

The training you will be getting

  • NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills in English and maths at Level 1 minimum (unless exempt)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Training completed via work based visits at the nursery and 6 hours Off the Job training provided including 3 hour study time provided for coursework

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Upon completing your apprenticeship, you may be offered the opportunity to progress to the Level 3 or be offered a full-time position and further training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying.

About the employer

Cherubz Daycare is a childcare facility whose motto is “serving happiness”. We plan to be a warm, family friendly environment like our other nurseries Dysart and Canoe Lake. Cherubz will be a child centred learning and entertainment space designed to educate children on environmental awareness, personal responsibility and independence.

Employer

CHERUBZ DAYCARE LTD

Address

Marsden Road

Portsmouth

PO6 4JB

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Training

Training provider

SHOWCASE TRAINING 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

Contact

James Sproat

james.sproat@showcasetraining.co.uk

07715658042

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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