Apprentice Nursery Assistant (Wembley)

St Andrews Nursery

St Andrews Nursery are a group of nurseries based in the north of London looking to add to their group of professionals in caring for children between the ages of 0-5. If you are enthusiastic about childcare and you are eager to learn, start here!

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Closing date: 05 May 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage

£140.00

Working week

37.5 hours Monday - Friday

Apprenticeship duration

12 months

Possible start date

06 May 2017

Date posted

16 Oct 2015

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC000724087

Positions

1 available

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • To ensure that each child’s potential is fully developed in a social, physical, psychological and cultural sense and their development both as an individual and as a member of a group, is paramount at all times
  • To share responsibility for the preparation of a stimulating and caring environment, with due regard to all aspects of Health and Safety
  • To participate in planning and organising appropriate play and educational activities. To observe, assess and contribute to the written record of each child’s progress
  • To foster each child’s development and growth of independence and self-reliance
  • To encourage the children in developing both English and their own language
  • As part of the team, to contribute and participate in:
    • Planning and preparation of the class, group work and individual work to suit the needs and age of the pupils
    • Whole school/Centre record keeping
    • Participating in meetings relating to: curriculum development, general administration, school organisation and pastoral arrangements
  • Maintaining good order and discipline among pupils, safeguarding their health and safety, both on school premises and when engaged in authorised school activities elsewhere
  • To provide personal care to a child, whilst at the same time encouraging their independence
  • To encourage and value the involvement of parents/carers in the life of the school and to appreciate and recognise the expert knowledge they have of their child
  • To implement the Centres/ Council’s Equalities and Race Equality policies fully. To work actively to overcome and prevent discrimination on the grounds of race, religion, gender, disability, sexuality and status
  • To be aware of own practice and keeping up with current trends in education. Attend relevant courses and INSET, in accordance with priorities in the Centre Development Plan
  • To render first aid in accordance with school policy
  • To support the school and Centre by participating in events at either site
  • To undertake any other duties as may be required from time to time to meet the needs of the setting.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Good verbal and written communication skills

Personal qualities

Bubbly, enthusiastic but paitient personality

Qualifications required

A-C GCSE's in english and maths preferred

Future prospects

Further career progression and qualification opportunities

Things to consider

DBS Check required

About the employer

St Andrews Nursery is a modern, fun, caring learning environment for children between the ages of 0- 5. Working closely within the community, this set of professionals are able to offer an extensive insight and mentorship into the childcare industry.

Employer

St Andrews Nursery

Address

College Road

Wembley

HA9 8RJ

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Training provider

Children & Young People's Workforce L2/L3
Functional Skills:
English/Maths/ICT (If Required)

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider

WALTHAM FOREST COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Care First Training Limited

Contact

Donald - 07788249163

Other information

From October 1st 2015 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the National Minimum Wage appropriate to their age applies.
The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.

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Closing date: 05 May 2017