Level 2 AYEP in a Nursery – Apprentice Nursery Assistant LITTLE EXPLORERS DAYCARE LTD

An exciting opportunity to begin your career in childcare with Parenta Training, working in an early years setting. Become an apprentice in one of our fun and friendly nurseries working with children aged from birth to five years gaining experience while you learn.

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Closing date: 15 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    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 on a flexible shift rota between 8.00am and 6.00pm. Total hours per week: 40 hours a week. Total hours per week: 40 hours a week

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    14 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000250860

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Your role will include:

  • Working with children between the ages of 0-5 years, organising activities, being pro-active with the help and care carried out within the early years teaching sector
  • Assisting and meeting the personal/emotional needs of individual children – changing nappies, feeding, caring and establishing a relationship with children
  • Work (under supervision) providing all aspects of care/support to children, ensuring they take part with day- to- day learning and play activities
  • Ensure that the setting is safe, clean and well presented
  • Collaborate with colleagues ensuring the highest standards of
    work are carried out and are provided throughout your role in a positive manner
  • To contribute to a high quality caring environment for children by creating a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally through individual attention and group activities
  • Attend team meetings and contribute relevant ideas
  • Be able to understand and implement the setting’s confidentiality policy
  • Contribute towards an effective and supportive team environment

The training you will be getting

Training to be provided:

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Diploma
Level 2 Technical Certificate
Level 2 Functional Skills in English, maths, and ICT (where applicable)
Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Work based learning

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

When you have successfully completed your Apprenticeship, you may have the opportunity to continue with an exciting career in childcare! Initially you will be working towards an NVQ Level 2 in Childcare, with a chance to progress to a level 3 after that.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

Other Not required (Grade None) Desired

Things to consider

Before you make your application, please ensure that you can reliably travel to and from the employer location daily. Please check bus times/travel arrangements. You will have to agree to undergo a check of police records (e.g., a DBS) and be willing to subscribe to the DBS Update Service. For any queries regarding this vacancy, please contact 0800 0029242. Please do not contact the employer directly.

About the employer

Our aim is to help each child meet their full potential, academically, socially and emotionally. We believe that if children feel happy and secure, they will learn and grow as individuals. We are delighted you are interested in choosing Little Explorers Nursery in Kingsbury for your child. At Little Explorers, we recognise that choosing a nursery is an important decision and hope that this website gives you a feel for what we offer. We are proud to have created a caring and stimulating environment where children can learn in a fun and imaginative way. Our qualified and experienced staff teams plan the warm and welcoming environments which provide the experiences from which children learn. We welcome children from the age of six months to four years and we recognise that they all have very different needs, based not only on how old they are, but also on individual personality and ability. Our all-inclusive unique learning programme incorporates the Early Years Framework and an exciting range of Extra-Curricular Clubs.

Employer

LITTLE EXPLORERS DAYCARE LTD

Address

22 Hay Lane

London

NW9 0NG

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Training

Training provider

PARENTA TRAINING 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

Paul Burton

paul.burton@parenta.com

01622934248

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


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