Level 2 AYEP in a Nursery – Apprentice Nursery Assistant SMARTY PANTS ABBEY LANE LIMITED

An exciting opportunity to begin your career with Parenta Training, working in an early years setting. Become an apprentice in one of our fun and friendly nurseries working with children aged from birth to five years gaining experience while you learn.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,650.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday on a flexible shift rota between 8.00am and 6.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    20 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000247526

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Working with children between the ages of 0-5 years, organising activities, being pro-active with the help and care carried out within the early years teaching sector
  • Assisting and meeting the personal/emotional needs of individual children – changing nappies, feeding, caring and establishing a relationship with children
  • Work (under supervision) providing all aspects of care/support to children, ensuring they take part with day- to- day learning and play activities
  • Ensure that the setting is safe, clean and well presented
  • Collaborate with colleagues ensuring the highest standards of
    work are carried out and are provided throughout your role in a positive manner
  • To contribute to a high quality caring environment for children by creating a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally through individual attention and group activities
  • Attend team meetings and contribute relevant ideas
  • Be able to understand and implement the setting’s confidentiality policy
  • Contribute towards an effective and supportive team environment

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Diploma
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English, maths, and ICT (where applicable)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Work based learning

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • When you have successfully completed your Apprenticeship, you may have the opportunity to continue with an exciting career in childcare
  • Initially you will be working towards an NVQ Level 2 in Childcare, with a chance to progress to a level 3 after that

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

Other Not required (Grade None) Desired

Things to consider

Before you make your application, please ensure that you can reliably travel to and from the employer location daily. Please check bus times/travel arrangements. You will have to agree to undergo a check of police records (e.g., a DBS) and be willing to subscribe to the DBS Update Service. For any queries regarding this vacancy, please contact 0800 0029242. Please do not contact the employer directly.

About the employer

Smarty Pants @ Abbey Lane delivers high-quality childcare in the London Borough of Newham. The children's centre follows the EYFS curriculum and the team use innovative ways and work closely with parents to support each child to meet their development goals. Children take part in a range of activities that build their skills in building, designing and communication. They learn about healthy lifestyles, the world around them and are effectively encouraged to pursue their own interests. Children leave Smarty Pants @ Abbey Lane with confidence, independence and ready to start school.

Employer

SMARTY PANTS ABBEY LANE LIMITED

Address

1 ABBEY LANE

LONDON

E15 2SD

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Training

Training provider

PARENTA TRAINING 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

Contact

Paul Burton

paul.burton@parenta.com

01622 934248

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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Jun 2024