Level 3 Early Years Apprenticeship

ABC NURSERIES (COVENTRY) LTD

COVENTRY, CV5 6AD

Closes in 9 days (Thursday 1 August at 11:59pm)

Posted on 4 July 2024


Summary

As an Early Years Care Apprentice, you will work under the supervision of experienced early years practitioners, gaining hands-on experience and knowledge essential for a career in childcare. This role is perfect for those who are enthusiastic about working with young children and eager to learn about child development, and early years education.

Annual wage
£12,313.60 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Early years educator (level 3)
Hours
8.00am - 6.00pm Monday - Friday

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Sunday 1 September

Duration

1 Year 4 Months

Positions available

2

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Training will be provided by Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber Training 
  • 1 day at college 4 days in the nursery 

Where you’ll work

20 ROCHESTER ROAD

COVENTRY

CV5 6AD

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

COVENTRY AND WARWICKSHIRE CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE TRAINING LIMITED

Your training course

Early years educator (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents
  • Recognise when a child or a colleague is in danger or at risk of abuse and act to protect them in line with safeguarding policy and procedure.
  • Apply legislation, policy and procedure to protect the health, safety and wellbeing of children in the setting (for example, food safety, diets, starting solid food, allergies, COSHH, and accidents, injuries, and emergencies).
  • Apply the principles of risk assessment and risk management within documentation and practice.
  • Teach children to develop skills to manage risk and maintain their own and others safety.
  • Use a range of communication methods, including technology, with other professionals to meet the individual needs of the child.
  • Develop and maintain effective professional, collaborative relationships with others involved in the education and care of the child.
  • Undertake the role and responsibilities of key person.
  • Recognise and apply theories of attachment to develop effective relationships with children.
  • Provide sensitive and respectful personal care for children from birth to 5 years.
  • Advocate for all children’s needs, including children which require SEND or EAL support.
  • Promote and facilitate children’s interpersonal communication to develop their social interactions and relationships.
  • Support children to develop a positive sense of their own identity and culture.
  • Support children to understand and respond to their emotions and make considered choices about their behaviours.
  • Assess the responsiveness of the environment for effective child-centred experiences in line with curriculum requirements.
  • Create inclusive, child-centred, dynamic, innovative, and evolving physical environments both indoors and outdoors.
  • Create inclusive and supportive emotional environment that enables the child to feel safe, secure, respected and experience a sense of wellbeing; maintaining and prioritising the individual child’s voice.
  • Apply strategies that support children’s ability to manage change, transition, and significant events.
  • Analyse observation evidence to assess and plan holistic individual learning based on a comprehensive understanding of the child’s needs and interests.
  • Facilitate and support child-centred opportunities and experiences based on the setting's curriculum and pedagogy.
  • Provide adult led opportunities and experience based on the setting's curriculum and pedagogy.
  • Use reflection to develop themselves both professionally and personally.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Maths and English (grade 1,2.3)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Customer care skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Number skills
    • Creative
    • Non judgemental
    • Physical fitness

    About this company

    Our nursery has three clearly defined areas, all of which work independently to cater for a specific nursery age group. Children eat, sleep and play in their own area, but can also utilise resources and facilities in other areas when appropriate.

    After this apprenticeship

    Possible full time employment at ABC Nursery.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    COVENTRY AND WARWICKSHIRE CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE TRAINING LIMITED

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000262703.

    Apply now

    Closes in 9 days (Thursday 1 August at 11:59pm)

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