Early Years Level 2 Apprenticeship - Little Swans Day Nursery
As an apprentice you will be a key member of the nursery team, your duties may include:
Planning and delivering fun and educational activities with the children
Play alongside and with children to support their play
Contribute to children’s records through observation
Assist with the supervision of children at rest times and at mealtimes
Contribute in creating a safe, happy environment for the children
Ensure the play area is clean and tidy at all times
Working alongside outside agencies in supporting the children
Useful Qualities to have
Friendly and approachable
Patient and caring
The ability to interact positively with children and adults
Flexible and willing to carry out a number of different activities within the job role
Good time keeping
This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.
Little Swans is a homely welcoming nursery, located just off the Swan Island by the library, in the Yardley vicinity. The A45, running parallel to the Nursery, gives easy access to motorway and city routes, all within a few minutes drive.
It is privately owned and comprises of three detached properties, lying in its own extensive grounds to both front and rear. The nursery lies well back from the road with ample parking for parents. There is also disabled access and parking.
Having been extensively refurbished Little Swans is a modern purpose designed nursery offering very high standards of childcare for children from 3 months to 8 years.
The proprietor, Elaine Boulton opened the nursery in 2001, the Manager Samantha Tranter joined Little Swans in 2004. Both will be on-site to ensure the highest standards are met and maintained. Elaine works 5 mornings and Sam full time.
Our aim is to become part of your family, a loving and caring nursery, offering good advice, exceptional practice, and on-going support.
Good Maths- A-C (9-4) Grades in maths or equivalent is desired but not essential
Good English - A-C (9-4) Grades in English or equivalent is desired but not essential
Progression to a higher level qualification or full time employment may be available after completion of the apprenticeship.
Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes:
Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Diploma
Level 1 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
End-Point Assessment (EPA)
On the job training
If you are using public transport to get to this employer, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular service is available.