L3 Early Years Apprentice TIPTOP CHILDCARE LIMITED

Do you want to become qualified within the Early Years Sector? Are you serious about a career within Early Years? This role is ideal for anyone who is keen to work with children and is willing to learn and progress within the Nursery. Early Years Apprentice will work with and care for children from birth to 5 years.

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Closing date: 15 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,648.00

    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 between 8:00am - 6pm (Start times and finishing times can vary).

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000240104

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Early Years Apprentice will work with and care for children from birth to 5 years.

  • To provide a safe, caring, stimulating educational environment, both indoors and outdoors, at all times.
  • To deliver an appropriate play based Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum that enables children to make individual progress.
  • To help ensure the preschool nursery meets Ofsted requirements at all times.
  • To understand and work to preschool nursery policies and procedures, including how to deal with child protection issues appropriately and how to respond to incidents, accidents,
    complaints and emergencies.
  • To plan activities which ensure each child is working towards the early learning outcomes.
  • To be a key person.
  • To ensure records are properly maintained, e.g. daily attendance register, accident and incident book, risk assessments.
  • To liaise closely with parents/carers, informing them about the nursery and its curriculum, exchanging information about children’s progress and encouraging parents’ involvement.
  • To work in partnership with senior management to update and review the self-evaluation and improvement plan.
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as directed, in accordance with the preschool aims and objectives.

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Off the job training

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Permanent position if suitable

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Early Years Practitioner L2 (Grade Pass) Essential

About the employer

Tip Top Day Nursery (Tip Top Childcare Limited) is a family owned business providing high quality early years care and education in a safe, stimulating and homely environment across our three settings in Willenhall, Bilston and Wednesbury. Our qualified and experienced staff work with parents to nurture happy, confident and school-ready individuals.

Employer

TIPTOP CHILDCARE LIMITED

Address

33 DILLOWAYS LANE

WILLENHALL

WV13 3EY

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Training

Training provider

SAPPHIRE LOGISTICS & CONSULTANCY 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

Nina

Nina@sapphiretraining.co.uk

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


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