Childcare Apprenticeship - Leicester (x2) ROUNDHILL LTD

Tangent House Day Nursery are looking for a Nursery Assistant Apprentice, you will be studying toward your Early Years Educator Level 3. As someone passionate about working in childcare, you will work alongside other qualified staff, supporting the care and development of children aged 0 to 5.

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

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Closing date: 22 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,520.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday (Shifts TBC)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 May 2024

  • Date posted

    10 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000243235

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

You will receive continued professional development from guidance through our team, with the aim of gradually being delegated more responsibility throughout your time with us, from becoming a qualified practitioner through to room leader and beyond.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing a safe environment for children
  • Supporting Childrens’ learning and development
  • Developing good relationships with the children in your care
  • Acting as a role model
  • Maintaining a stimulating environment

You must have a good work ethic. You will Possess the ability to communicate effectively inclusive of children, parents and staff and be passionate about working in the childcare sector.

Benefits Include:

  • Company Events
  • Company Pensions
  • Health & Wellbeing Programme
  • Employee Incentives
  • Ongoing training with an emphasis on continual professional development

The training you will be getting

  • Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider, supporting over 4,000 learners and 1,500 organisations. Paragon Skills has some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry
  • It has an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating and an overall achievement rate of 71.4%, exceeding the national average of 65.6%. Using a blended approach, learners are always at the forefront of our priorities. All learners are assigned a Personal Tutor who will be their main point of contact
  • This involves regular catch-ups, check-in emails and calls. Your employer will agree to give you 20% of your working hours solely towards your study
  • This will give you every chance to achieve the highest grade possible! On completion of this 18 month apprenticeship you will have gained; Level 3 Ealy Years Educator Apprenticeship 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Possibility of a full time role after the completion of the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential

Things to consider

Working hours Please note that anyone under the age of 18 can only work a maximum of 40 hours per week. Any role which exceeds these hours should be amended accordingly, to fall in line with the legislation.

About the employer

Children develop quickly during their early years and we treat with importance our task of delivering good quality nursery provision, covering all aspects including: care, education, play, safety, security, health, behaviour management, special educational needs and being healthy. Delivering these, we are proud to be consistently recommended.

Employer

ROUNDHILL LTD

Address

Tangent House Day Nursery, 640 Melton Road, Thurmaston

Leicester

LE4 8BB

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Training

Training provider

PARAGON EDUCATION & SKILLS 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: 22 May 2024