Nursery Nurse Apprenticeship ORANGE AND LEMON BARKING LIMITED

Working in a childcare setting with children ranging from 0 - 5. The role includes a range of indoor and outdoor activities, supporting the children with a range of self-care needs such as feeding, personal hygiene and communicating with other team members and parents. This apprenticeship requires dedication, commitment & punctuality.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,984.00

    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 - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    14 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    30 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000247919

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Creating fun, engaging and safe environment for the children
    Teaching within the EYFS requirements
  • Partaking in a range of indoor and outdoor activities
  • Supporting the children with a range of self-care needs such as feeding and personal hygiene
  • Communicating with other team members and parents
  • Working in a childcare setting with children ranging from ages 0 - 5
  • Also, being able to liaise with external customers, parents, and provide a high level of service for the childcare setting

The training you will be getting

Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Your apprenticeship will last for 14 months, where you will be supported by a dedicated assessor throughout your apprenticeship, as well as a mentor and other staff within the nursery
  • This apprenticeship requires dedication, commitment & punctuality for you to be successful
  • This apprenticeship will open doors to a variety of future roles & career paths within the childcare sector
  • Training will take place in the workplace
  • You will need to attend online training with your assessor for 1 day a week for the first 8 weeks of your 14-month apprenticeship, for your classroom-based learning and you will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor
  • You will complete a qualification in paediatric first aid

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Developing into a Level 3 practitioner, with the potential of a full time position upon successful completion. Other prospects could include applying for:

  • Room Leader Positions
  • Possible Management Training
  • Springboard into Primary Education
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Continuous development in current nursery setting

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, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

You will need to attend online training with your assessor for 1 day a week for the first 8 weeks of your 14-month apprenticeship, for your classroom-based learning and you will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor.

About the employer

At Orange and Lemon Pre-School we are proud to offer quality childcare that parents / carers want for their children. Orange & Lemon Pre-school provides quality affordable childcare for the local community. By impacting lives by enabling parents/carers to return to work and combine employment with family life and enabling employers to retain and recruit employees from the local community. We want parents/carers to feel confident about the quality of care that is provided for their child/children, for parents to work without concern for their child’s/ children’s health and welfare. Orange & Lemon Pre-school is registered for 64 children between the ages of 2 years and 5 years old. The nursery operates a settling in system for each child. The parents and carer will be expected to stay for the required length of time to ensure their child is settled at the nursery. We appreciate that each child and their parent/carer have different needs, so our system is flexible to accommodate individual needs.

Employer

ORANGE AND LEMON BARKING LIMITED

Address

ABBEY COMMUNITY HALL

COWBRIDGE LANE

BARKING

IG11 8LF

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Training

Training provider

SWIFT ACI

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

Stuart Beer

sb@swiftcc.co.uk

07875009366

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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