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Early Years Practitioner - Level 2 BRIGHT STARS KIDS DAYCARE LTD

-To be trained to do the same post as an Assistant Practitioner -To contribute to a high-quality caring environment for children. This includes creating a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally through individual attention and group activities.

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Closing date: 10 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £187.59

    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

    8am to 5.30pm Monday to Thursday (1 hour for lunch) Fridays 8am to 1pm

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001833267

  • Positions

    1 available

Key areas:

  • To work with children
  • To attend all training as set out in your training agreement
  • To complete all assignments set on time
  • To work as part of the team
  • To attend associated training deemed appropriate by the manager in consideration of your individual needs and wishes
  • To liaise with mentor and manager.
  • Responsible to Nursery Manager 

Duties and responsibilities:

  • College attendance/meeting with training provider and completing assignments on time
  • To attend team meetings and participate in sharing ideas
  • Under supervision provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills (oral and written)
  • Understanding the varied needs of children and their families
  • To be flexible and adaptable in work
  • Ability to work within a team effectively
  • Ability to understand child behaviour and care
  • Ability to be efficient, expressive and creative
  • Ability to handle emergency situations calmly
  • Ability to be organised, practical and plan activities

Personal qualities

  • Sound judgement and common sense
  • Reliable and responsible with a caring and friendly personality
  • Vivid imagination and lots of fun
  • Enthusiastic and committed
  • Has sound ethics (fair, kind, no talking behind backs, honest)

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent  C/4 in English and maths

Future prospects

TBD

Things to consider

Please be advised of the following mandatory eligibility requirements for undertaking an Apprenticeship in England.

  1. You have lived in the UK or EEA for the last three years.
  2. You have a UK National Insurance number

About the employer

Bright Stars Kids Daycare Ltd is a family run Nursery which was originally established as a childminding business in 2017. 
We are called Bright Stars Kids, because all little ones are superstars full of potential! 
Our aim 
Our aim is to partner with the parents/carers of the young ones we look after in order to develop the children to their full potential within the Early Years Framework, whilst promoting a safe, healthy and secure environment. 
Our location 
We are based at the heart of Plumstead Common in St Mark ' s Hall. We provide great outdoor learning opportunities with the common, pond, play parks and a farm nearby. 
We offer full and part-time spaces for children aged 6 months to 5 years old. We also offer school holiday cover for all ages up to 11 years old. 

Employer

BRIGHT STARS KIDS DAYCARE LTD

Address

St Mark's Hall

Old Mill Road

London

SE18 1QE

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Training

Training provider

BROMLEY COLLEGE OF FURTHER AND HIGHER EDUCATION

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bromley College of Further & Higher Education

Contact

Hima Bindu Challa +447494154392 himabindu.challa@lsec.ac.uk

Training Provider: BROMLEY COLLEGE OF FURTHER AND HIGHER EDUCATION 

On programme Training:

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard
  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Qualification
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in English and Maths
  • Institute of Apprenticeship Certificate 

End point assessment

  • Professional discussion underpinned by portfolio
  • Knowledge Test

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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