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of tutors as ‘good’ or better in teaching observations

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of learning make progress in-line with plan

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of visits go ahead as planned

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success rate in Childcare Apprenticeships

Nursery assistant apprenticeship

Job description
Our barn conversions house a friendly day nursery for children from 3mths to 5yrs. Our aim is to provide a relaxed and stimulating atmosphere in which your child will receive a high standard of care and education to make the most of their abilities.

The candidates will report to the team manager each day, who will then indicate which team the candidate will be assigned to.

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


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.

Entry requirements
  • Good Numeracy - A-C Grades in Maths or equivalent
  • Good Literacy - A-C Grades in English or equivalent.
Skills required
  • Good timekeeping
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable.
Personal qualities
  • Outgoing personality
  • Great if able to work using own initiative
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Commitment to a pathway of learning in a vocational setting.
Qualifications taken
  • Full Training to Level 2 in Childcare
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in Maths and English if required
Employer description
A beautiful nursery, set in the Hanbury area of Bromsgrove.
What next?
To progress to Level 3 in Childcare
Company
CHESSGROVE PARK DAY NURSERY
Location
Bromsgrove / B60 4HS
Salary
£130 per week
Working week
Monday - Friday, 30 hours minimum a week
Start date
29/03/2019
Application close date
22/03/2019
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