Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Nicoll Road Nursery School Ltd

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career in Childcare in the heart of the local community. The role involves providing of high quality care and education for children throughout the nursery.

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Closing date: 08 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £122.50

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Mon to Fri, 9am to 5pm, 35 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    14 Aug 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Dec 2015

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC000751526

  • Positions

    1 available

  • To contribute to a programme of activities suitable to the age range of children in your area, in conjunction with other staff.
  • Support all staff and engage in a good staff team.
  • Liaise with and support parents and other family members.
  • To be flexible within working practices of Nursery. Be prepared to help where needed, including to undertake certain domestic jobs within the Nursery, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment, etc.
  • Work alongside the manager and staff team to ensure that the philosophy behind the project is fulfilled.
  • Recording accidents in the accident book.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good observation and listening skills
  • Desire to develop skills and knowledge

Personal qualities

  • A genuine enthusiasm for childcare
  • Ability to motivate self and others
  • A flexible approach to the work of the organisation
  • Friendly and fun

Qualifications required

Good standard of general education to GCSE level or equivalent.

Future prospects

The successful candidate can progress onto an Apprenticeship at Level 3, into employment, or onto further training at college.

Things to consider

Candidates without the required qualifications or work experience may be referred to our Level 1 Childcare course or a Traineeship in Childcare.

About the employer

Our Nursery is in the heart of the local community. We have two floors, one baby area and one pre-school area. We have a lovely landscaped garden with a playground providing plenty of opportunity for outdoor play.

Employer

Nicoll Road Nursery School Ltd

Address

Nicoll Road Nursery School

40 Nicoll Road

London

NW10 9AB

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Training provider

  • Level 2 in Children and Young People's Workforce
  • Level 1 and 2 Functional Skills in Maths, English, and ICT
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

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Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider

BARNET & SOUTHGATE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by FIRST RUNG

Contact

Beverley Woodhouse


Other information

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

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Closing date: 08 Aug 2017