How can we help?
call 0844 856 9780

Apprenticeship Vacancies

 

Title

Childcare Apprentice Level 2 NVQ

 

Location

Warwick

Description

Pathways Day Nursery - Warwick opened in 1994 and re-registered as a limited company in 2008. The club is part of a chain of provisions run by Pathways Nurseries and Childcare Centres Ltd. The nursery operates from Newburgh Primary School in Warwick. It employs eight members of childcare staff, five of whom hold qualifications at levels 3 to 5.

Duties Include

  • The main responsibilities of this job role will include:
  • Supporting the development of the childcare provision.
  • To provide an excellent range of activities that ensures that the child learns whilst having fun.
  • To assist the facility in meeting OFSTED requirements.
  • To be a team player
  • Provide challenging and stimulating activities for all children appropriately
  • Undertake First Aid training as required
  • Undertake training as appropriate to meet any changes in standards or appropriate legal requirements as required
  • Ensure that all Health and Hygiene requirements are adhered to at all times
  • Responsibility for equal opportunity in delivery, access and attitude in aspects of service delivery and management.
  • Working with teams across the Centre
  • Supporting children’s learning and development, including supporting planning and observations
  • Preparing and maintaining the environment and resources for the children
  • Preparation of food for breakfast, snack and afternoon tea
  • Supporting children’s self-help needs
  • Be creative and enthusiastic
  • Following safeguarding rules
  • Working within confidentiality guidelines

Weekly Wage

£4.15 per hour

Suitable Age

Suitable for applicants 16 - 18 years

Number of Vacancies

1

Training Provided

Level 2 NVQ - Your apprenticeship will last for 12 months (depending on the provision in which you are employed). You will be supported by an assessor throughout your apprenticeship. As you progress through your apprenticeship your duties and responsibilities will alter as you develop the skills for a successful career in childcare.

During the Intermediate Apprenticeship in childcare you will have access to excellent training and development opportunities within the role, with the opportunity to progress on the advanced apprenticeship in childcare.

Expected Duration

12 months

Skills Required

Applicants should have a desire to develop and enhance their child care skills whilst working in a supportive nursery setting. This role is ideal for anybody who has a genuine passion for working with children and that is keen to learn and progress in their own professional development. The successful applicant will be a positive role model and enthusiastic individual.

You will attend our Training Academy in Birmingham City Centre for 24 days out of your whole apprenticeship, for your classroom-based learning. You will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor.

Successful applicants will:
- Have grade C/4 or above in English and Maths GCSE, or Functional Skills Level 2
- Be able to attend our training Academy in Birmingham for your classroom-based days

Proposed Start Date

21/09/2020

 

For more information contact our team on 0844 8569780

or email us now