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Nursery assistant apprenticeship

Job description
Little Pips Nursery has been providing childcare for over 25 years. Our nursery has developed from a term time only pre-school into a thriving full time day care nursery catering for children aged 0-5 years of age. We offer a caring, family-friendly environment which enables children to develop and thrive in a safe and secure atmosphere.

Working Monday to Friday over a 34 hour working week, the Apprentice will have the opportunity to work with a range of age groups, and covering the key Units of Competence for the L2 Diploma. For further progression at L3, there will be opportunity to cover child observations and undertake key working responsibilities.        

        

Working with a range of children aged of 0-5 years, your day will include:

A range of activites with the children, crafts, reading, drawing, singing etc

Supervising breakfast and lunch

Assisting with toileting and hygeine

Outdoor play spaces

Gardens and farm animals

Each day to be different and exciting!

We’ll help you to further develop your knowledge of child development and the Early Years Foundation Stage with training and support.

Entry requirements

Good Numeracy (GCSE or equivalent A-C grades) is desirable but not essential

Good Literacy (GCSE or equivalent A-C grades) is desirable but not essential

Skills required

Enthusiasm, punctuality and a willingness to learn about all facets of childcare.   

Personal qualities

Outgoing personality

Great if able to work on own initiative

Commitment to a pathway of learning within a vocational setting

Willingness to work within a team

Qualifications taken

Level 2 in Children and Young People's Workforce

Functional Skills if necessary

Employer description
Little Pips Nursery in Chippenham, Wiltshire has been providing childcare in Chippenham for over 25 years. In that time, our nursery has developed from a term time only pre-school into a thriving full time day care nursery catering for children aged 0-5 years of age.
What next?
Progression onto Level 3 qualification.
Company
LITTLE PIPS NURSERY - CHIPPENHAM
Location
Chippenham / SN15 1LH
Salary
£144.5 per week
Working week
Monday to Friday 34 hrs a week
Start date
19/02/2020
Application close date
17/02/2020
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