Level 2 Early Years Apprenticeship - Zahra Childcare Centre ZAHRA CHILDCARE CENTRE LTD

This is an exciting opportunity for someone eager to start their career in childcare. The role will involve planning and delivering fun and educational activities for children, whilst taking care of the children’s developmental and personal needs. All we need from you is the ability and motivation to play, laugh and learn new skills.

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

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Closing date: 02 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,984.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday. Shifts to be determined.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    21 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000252487

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

As an apprentice you will be a key member of the nursery team, your duties may include:

  • Planning and delivering fun and educational activities with the children
  • Play alongside and with children to support their play
  • Contribute to children’s records through observation
  • Assist with the supervision of children at rest times and at mealtimes
  • Contribute in creating a safe, happy environment for the children
  • Ensure the play area is clean and tidy at all times
  • Working alongside outside agencies in supporting the children

Useful Qualities to have

  • Friendly and approachable
  • Patient and caring
  • The ability to interact positively with children and adults
  • Flexible and willing to carry out a number of different activities within the job role

Reliable

  • Trustworthy
  • Motivated
  • Good time keeping

This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Diploma
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • On the job training

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Progression to a higher level qualification or full time employment may be available after completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Creative, Patience, Attention to detail, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Desired

Things to consider

If you are using public transport to get to this employer, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular service is available.

About the employer

Zahra Childcare Centre are an independent nursery group with passion to provide outstanding childcare. They teach children to respect other people, their faiths and traditions. Children learn to be active citizens showing care and responsibility for the world in which we all live. The nursery endeavour to provide highy quality childcare service in the safest environment.  The nursery serves local families and works with parents in close partnership to provide the highest affordable and quality childcare services.   

Employer

ZAHRA CHILDCARE CENTRE LTD

Address

279 Gooch Street

Birmingham

B5 7JE

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION 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

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: 02 Jul 2024