Apprentice Early Years Practitioner TAYLOR'S TOTS NURSERY LTD

We are looking for a Level 2 Apprentice Early Years Practitioner, who is friendly and personable. You will help the nursery team to provide a friendly, caring, and relaxing environment that encourages child development. You will work towards a recognised Early Years Practitioner qualification.

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

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Closing date: 17 Jul 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 - Friday, between the hours of 7.30am - 6.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    07 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000256456

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

An Apprentice Nursery Assistant is required to work within this busy nursery in Dunston, Stafford, where you will learn about the Early years practitioner Standard and have the opportunity to work towards a career in childcare. You will be working alongside children aged from 0-5 years old

Duties will include:

  • Assist the nursery team in providing a friendly, caring, and relaxing environment in order to encourage and develop children in our care
  • Assist with room planning and carry out planned activities, themes, and projects
  • Assist in maintaining a safe, clean, and tidy base room
  • Communicate with parents / guardians and other visitors in a calm, friendly, and efficient manner
  • Complete any additional tasks as required by the senior management team

The training you will be getting

On successful completion of this apprenticeship, you will achieve the following:

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard qualification
  • Functional Skills in maths and English, if required 
  • Throughout the apprenticeship you will receive in-house training from the employer
  • This will ensure that you are competent on all aspects of the role
  • You will also have off-the-job training during the apprenticeship qualification, where you will be supported by a dedicated trainer and mentor

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Possible permanent opportunity for the right candidate with an opportunity for progression onto a higher apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

It is highly important that you do not contact the employer directly – any attempt of this may invalidate candidate’s application. Should you have any queries regarding your application or the job itself, please contact your local Woodspeen Training Academy. Please note this job may expire before the stated date if a suitable applicant is appointed. Please consider how you would travel to this vacancy, if you will be using public transport please check this before applying.

About the employer

Taylors Tots prides itself on building top tier nurseries, we’re passionate about providing parents & children with quality childcare in a warm & stimulating environment, where children can be educated and cared for in equal measures. Every day at Taylor’s tots Dunston comes with a new and exciting itinerary. From play time to family meals and educational classes, you will be able to track your little one’s daily activities on our Family app. The Dunston setting is a beautiful 1830’s manor house with 360 countryside views, an extensive walled garden with soft flooring and an outdoor classroom.

Employer

TAYLOR'S TOTS NURSERY LTD

Address

Drayton Lodge

Old Vicarage Lane

Dunston

ST18 9AD

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Training

Training provider

WOODSPEEN 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: 17 Jul 2024