Apprentice Nursery Practitioner (Level 3)

  • Company: Dandelions Early Years T/A Dandelions Day Nursery
  • Location: Swadlincote, DE11 0NQ
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: Apprenticeship Minimum Wage
  • Sector: Health, Public Services and Care
  • Ref: VAC-00955
  • Application Deadline Date: 14/07/2024
  • Start Date: 02/09/2024
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Mon-Fri between the hours of 7am-6:30pm.

Brief Description

We are looking for a kind, nurturing person who has a passion for early years. No day will be the same, from helping children to reach their milestones to creating mud pies in the garden, we aim to create an engaging environment for all children.

Qualifications Required

GCSE Maths and English at Grade 4/C or above (Apprentices lacking these qualifications must gain them before taking the end point assessment.)

Personal Qualities

Nurturing with a friendly and positive attitude.

Skills Required

Works well as part of a team and good communication skills.

Training to be Provided

Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard
Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

This apprenticeship is delivered through a combination of Work Based Assessment and day/block release.  The programme will culminate in an End Point Assessment, where all the skills and knowledge gained on the apprenticeship will be formally tested.

Future Prospects

Potential employment opportunity On completion of apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

A typical day includes:
• Providing care to children when needed, for example, helping to put on their coat and shoes.
• Planning activities to excite and engage children and support them in their learning.
• Maintaining a clean and safe environment.
• Observing children and supporting them to achieve their next steps.
• Working with the team to create a calm and relaxed nursery environment.

This apprenticeship has expired