Nursery Apprentice LITTLE DUCKLINGS DAY NURSERY (GARSTANG) LTD

You will gain a fountain of knowledge and excellent support to develop your own skills as an Early Years practitioner. You will have excellent fun alongside building essential skills to enable you to be the best you can be. Caring for, and working with, young children is a vocation. It is a joy, a privilege and something you will always treasure.

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

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Closing date: 01 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,648.00

    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 disclosed.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    01 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000248426

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Supporting children in their learning and development
  • Providing activities to promote learning
  • Planning for children's next steps of development
  • Working as part of a team in daily duties including preparation of snacks and cleaning the bathrooms
  • Attending to personal care needs of children
  • Liasing with parents and carers
  • Following policies and procedures
  • Attending safeguarding and first aid training when required

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard
  • Relevant training will be provided through Lancaster and Morecambe College in order to complete the programme
  • Functional Skills may also have to be completed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Opportunitity for advancement to study Level 3, 4 and 5 which would open up the possibility of senior/management positions within company

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative, Caring, Confident

Qualifications

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

About the employer

Full time, children's day nursery caring for children aged from 3 months to 5 years.

Employer

LITTLE DUCKLINGS DAY NURSERY (GARSTANG) LTD

Address

HOLMEGARTH

LANCASTER NEW ROAD

CABUS

PR3 1WL

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Training

Training provider

LANCASTER AND MORECAMBE 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

Contact

Charlie Helme

c.helme@lmc.ac.uk

01524 521483

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: 01 Jun 2024