Nursery Apprentice Sherborne House Nursery

Are you looking to train in childcare? Sherborne House is based Chandlers Ford, and they are looking for a Nursery Apprentice to join their team. You will work and interact directly with children on a day-to-day basis supporting the planning of and delivery of activities.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,520.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday between 7:30am – 6:00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    27 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000240883

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Creating warm, friendly, and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially, and educationally
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing, and feeding
  • Acting as Key Person to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Completing work to the desired time frame for your Showcase Training tutor
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to

The training you will be getting

  • NCFE / CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills: maths and English (unless exempt)
  • Training completed via work-based visits at the nursery and 4-hour study time provided for coursework

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon completing your apprenticeship, you may be offered a full-time position and additional training and to advance onto the Level 3 Early Years Educator.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying. If you have any queries regarding the role, please contact Nicola on 07563 028744. NB- If the candidate already holds a L2 Early Years qualification already or sufficient experience, the L3 Standard is available on a 18 month basis

About the employer

At Sherborne House, we believe that the strengths of a school lie firmly in its commitment to viewing each child as an individual and to getting to know each individual very well. We pride ourselves in getting to know each family and working in partnership to maximise outcomes for every child.

Employer

Sherborne House Nursery

Address

39 Lakewood Road,

Eastleigh

SO53 1EU

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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

Nicola Hawkins

nicola.hawkins@showcasetraining.co.uk

07563 028744

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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