Apprentice Nursery Practitioner KIDS CORNER NURSERY LTD

A Level 2 Apprentice Nursery Practitioner is required. The main duty within this role is to promote the physical, social, and emotional development of each child within your remit and contribute towards their care and supervision. You will be getting involved in the planning and running of playtime, meeting, and greeting the parents and making sure the play areas are clean and safe.

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

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Closing date: 31 May 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 to Friday shifts between 8.30am and 4.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    10 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000250144

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Supporting supervision of children aged 0-8.
  • Supervising and monitoring the safety of children in your care.
  • Helping children to keep good hygiene.
  • Organising activities or implementing a curriculum that allows children to learn about the world and explore interests.
  • Developing schedules and routines to ensure that children have enough physical activity, rest, and playtime.
  • Watching for signs of emotional or developmental problems in children and bringing the problems to the attention of parents – vigilant safeguarding activities, Keep records of children’s progress, routines, and interest.

The training you will be getting

  • You will be working towards your Early Years/Childcare Level 2 qualification (an industry recognised qualification) which is delivered via monthly 2–3-hour lessons with your assigned Trainer Assessor (TA) via teams.
  • Throughout the month, you will complete self-led study which will include assignments, worksheets, projects, etc. and blended learning and development activities/training with your manager and shadowing team members.
  • All learning will be completed in your workplace and during your working hours.
  • Units that you will be studying include exploring roles & opportunities, supporting SEN or disabilities, supporting effective communication, supporting health & safety, child development up to 7 years, working with parents & professionals, supporting activities and educational programmes, promoting wellbeing, and safeguarding young children.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • You could progress into ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Nursery Assistant (with an increase in salary!) or consider other options, just take a look;  https://www.ctskills.co.uk/apprenticeship-courses/childcare/

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Resilience, Desire to work in childcare

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

INTERESTED? Before you apply, ASK yourself? • Are you happy with the role, company, and qualification? • Can you commit to the timeframe? • Do you meet the eligibility criteria? (GCSE Maths & English 4 or above & UK Residency) • Can you start immediately, or do you have other commitments such as education or work? • Is your CV up to date and relevant? If not, use this: https://www.ctskills.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/Candidate-CV-Advice-Template-1.docx What NEXT? • If successful, you’ll receive a phone call from our Recruitment Team • NEXT, you’ll be asked to write a supporting statement (this will be added to your CV) • You’ll complete an English and Maths assessment

About the employer

Kids’ Corner Nursery began in 2012. Hafsa and Mariam, two best friends who had great working careers in childcare, struggled to find flexible care for their children. They then took their ambition and expertise into creating a fun, flexible, affordable loving environment for all Children. The very first customers were their own children. Kids’ Corner Nursery provides excellent childcare throughout the year for babies, toddlers, and pre-school children. We have carefully selected our managers and staff to ensure a high level of commitment and to provide your child with a safe and comfortable environment, ultimately keeping your child happy at all times.

Employer

KIDS CORNER NURSERY LTD

Address

12 UPPERTON ROAD

LEICESTER

LE3 0BG

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Training

Training provider

CT 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

Contact

Isabella

isabella.todd@ctskills.co.uk

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

Please complete the application form and of course attach your up-to-date CV. This will give us the best chance of being able to contact you. Your CV should be a word document or pdf that we will be able to edit if we decide to take your application further- not an image.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 May 2024