Apprentice nursery practitioner required to work in a homely and welcoming setting in B8.
Within the team the candidate will assist the other Nursery Assistants to plan and organise both fun and educational activities whilst taking care of the children’s personal needs.
Other key responsibilities may include the following:
Assisting the qualified staff with the day-to-day care of the children including cleaning, nappy changing and feeding
Working as part of a team to ensure a smooth running of the setting
Planning and completing activities with the children
Supporting the children’s development, learning and play
Completing development records for the children.
A-C GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English
The successful candidate must be committed to a learning pathway within a vocational setting with full training up to Level 2 Apprenticeship in Childcare, (with the possibility of progressing to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare where appropriate).
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.
Level 2 in Children and Young People's Workforce.
Functional Skills for Maths and English if required
The nursery employs highly qualified and motivated members of staff from in around the local area. All staff hold appropriate early years qualifications at level 3 or above and the nursery also provides an opportunity for apprentices to train with us in order to cascade our good practice while they work toward their level three certificate.
Possibility of progressing to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare where appropriate