Childcare Apprenticeship - Wolverhampton LITTLE BUNDLES OF JOY LTD

Little Bundles Of Joy Nursery are looking for a new Apprentice! You will be studying toward your Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship.

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

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Closing date: 12 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday (Shifts TBC - Between 07:30-18:00)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    01 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000248461

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Apprentice to join our friendly nursery team. At our nursery, we prioritise the well-being and happiness of both our staff and children, striving for quality childcare at all times. This role offers a rewarding yet occasionally demanding environment, requiring the ability to maintain composure and positivity consistently. As an apprentice, you will have the opportunity to work with children of different ages, beginning initially in the Toddler room.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in organising and supervising children within the nursery.
  • Foster strong partnerships with parents/guardians, encouraging their involvement in their child’s development.
  • Conduct regular Risk Assessments to ensure a safe environment.
  • Maintain cleanliness of designated areas, following hygiene standards set by the Nursery Manager/Deputy.
  • Demonstrate commitment to equality of opportunity for children and families, addressing individual needs accordingly.
  • Support the implementation of the Early Years Foundation Stage to promote holistic child development.

Key Duties:

  • Organising and supervising children
  • Parent/guardian partnership building
  • Risk assessment implementation
  • Room and area cleaning
  • Promoting equality of opportunity
  • Early Years Foundation Stage implementation

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 12 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

Other Childcare (Grade Pass) Desired

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

A purpose built nursery in Bilston, West Midlands, offering 32 places. The nursery has been established since 2018 providing passionate and dedicated high quality care and education to our children and families.

Employer

LITTLE BUNDLES OF JOY LTD

Address

Little Bundles Of Joy, 35 Wellington Road

Bilston

WV14 6AH

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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: 12 Jun 2024