Nursery Nurse Apprentice Highmeadows Day Nursery

Immediate start for a Childcare Apprentice to join our small and friendly busy nursery. You will be supported throughout the course and be surrounded by an experienced team who will help and guide you to gain your qualification. You will be involved in planning and delivering high quality care to our children and maintaining our very high standards.

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

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Closing date: 21 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    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, 7.00am and 5.45pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    09 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000242787

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Carry out activities with the children
  • Plan activities to meet he needs of the children
  • Observe the children in their play
  • Ensuring all the children within the setting reach their full potential
  • Ensure the children are happy and thriving in a caring environment
  • Safeguard children
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Caring skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Use initiative

The training you will be getting

  • Early Years Educator Level 3 Standard
  • Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator)
  • Paediatric First aid qualification
  • This is a work-based qualification with monthly timetabled classes for training, location to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • On completion of the Apprenticeship you may be offered a full time position.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Essential

Things to consider

A successful DBS will be required.

About the employer

Private Day nursery set in the grounds of Bolton Hospital. Established in 2004. We have an experienced enthusiastic team who provide care to all of our children age 0- 5. We strive to ensure all of our children have the best possible start and a great learning journey.

Employer

Highmeadows Day Nursery

Address

HIGHMEADOWS DAY NURSERY

MINERVA RD

FARNWORTH

BL4 0JR

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Training

Training provider

BURY COLLEGE

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

Please click on the link below. Complete the form at the bottom of the vacancy with your details and attach a copy of your CV. A member of the Bury College Apprenticeship Team will then be in touch regarding your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Jun 2024