Childcare Apprenticeship - Pinner TWISTY TAILS NURSERY PINNER LTD

Twisty Tails Nursery - Pinner are looking for a Nursery Assistant Apprentice, you will be studying toward your Early Years Practitioner Level 2.

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

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Closing date: 17 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,729.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday (Shifts to be confirmed).

    Total hours per week: 36

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    06 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000256037

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

You will be working as a part of the team in our day nursery. This is a great opportunity to gain better knowledge and understanding about child development. This role will also allow you to study toward your childcare qualification. As a company we will provide you with additional trainings/team meetings to help build on your knowledge.

You will have an opportunity to work with children form 3 months to 5 years old.

  • To have an understanding of children's development, their needs and the provision of positive play
  • To demonstrate a genuine care for children
  • To care for and supervise the group of children assigned to them ensuring their safety at all times
  • To take an interest in the children and their families, to treat them as individuals and with respect at all times
  • To create an interesting and stimulating environment for the child to develop all their skills
  • To provide at all times a warm and caring environment for babies and to be as consistent as possible regarding that environment
  • To provide support for any children with special needs and to liaise with senior members of staff to promote their welfare and development
  • To ensure positive management of children’s behaviour
  • To carry out housekeeping duties as appropriate
  • To ensure the ethos, implementation and legal requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage to support a commitment to the theory and practice of equal opportunities
  • To ensure adherence to the health and safety policy relating to the provision of play
  • To support senior members of staff to put appropriate Child Protection procedures into practice
  • To ensure that all information pertaining to Twisty Tails Nursery, its children, staff and parents remains confidential
  • To support all co-ordinators eg, senco and equal opportunities in their duties
  • To be flexible and adaptable, to assist in all areas of nursery work and to provide support for other members of staff
  • To assist in the keeping of development records and observations, and accident, incident and risk assessment records as appropriate

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; Early Years Practitioner Level 2 qualification.

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

At Twisty Tails Nurseries, we believe that every child is unique and has their own individual needs and abilities. Our team of experienced and qualified staff members is committed to creating a safe, supportive, and inclusive environment where every child can thrive. We strive to provide a warm and welcoming atmosphere that makes both children and parents feel at ease.

Employer

TWISTY TAILS NURSERY PINNER LTD

Address

Twisty Tails Nursery, Rear Of 13a, Bishops Walk

Pinner

HA5 5QQ

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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 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: 17 Jul 2024