Childcare Level 3 Apprenticeship BRIDGE LANE NURSERY LTD

The Bexley Day Nursery are looking for friendly and caring individuals to join their team. This is a great opportunity to start your career in a safe, warm, fun and stimulating environment providing a high standard of learning, development and care for children aged 5 months to 5 years. You will be working as a key person to a small group of children.

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Closing date: 15 Jul 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

    Shift work Monday - Friday: 07.30am to 2.00pm, 12.00pm to 6.30pm (Exact shifts and breaks to be confirmed).

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    02 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000248576

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To act as a key person to a group of children, liaising closely and building an effective relationship with parents/carers and ensuring each child’s needs are recognised and met
  • To work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members
  • To advise the manager of any concerns, e.g. health and well-being of children, parents or the safety of equipment, preserving confidentiality as necessary
  • To teach children, offering an appropriate level of support and stimulating play experiences
  • To ensure that children are kept safe and that you understand when to follow child protection procedures
  • To actively participate in team meetings, supervision meetings and appraisal meetings
  • To attend training courses as required and to take responsibility for personal development

The training you will be getting

  • Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard, including a First Aid Qualification
  • Training will be done on location
  • Functional Skills level 2 in maths and English (if applicable)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Permanent position

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

The Bexley Day Nursery is an independent day nursery established in 1997, we were rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in 2018. The Nursery is set in the grounds of the Bexleyheath Sports Club grounds, next to Danson Park and the nearest rail stations: Bexleyheath and Welling

Employer

BRIDGE LANE NURSERY LTD

Address

1 Park View Road

Welling

DA16 1SY

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Training

Training provider

CELLAR TAPES UK LTD

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


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