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Apprentice Nursery Assistant- Wildflower Childminding

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£156.92 with overtime hours per week     Bradford

Employer:
Wildflower Childminding
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions
Learning Delivery Site:
At the setting

Vacancy Description

An opportunity for a hardworking and trustworthy person to take the first step in a wonderful career in childcare. Helping the children learn through play while providing a high standard of care and upholding the standards of the setting during our adventures and activities.

Duties will include:

●      Complying with the requirements of the EYFS and Childcare Register

●      Complying with Health and Safety at work legislation

●      Planning activities for the children,

●      Learning to write effective written observations and recording achievements and wow moments

●      Reflecting upon activities to improve the provision of opportunities to play and learn

●      Communicating Plans, observations and reflections to the Childminder and to parents.

●      Cleaning and performing risk assessments on equipment and the areas where children use it so that the environment remains safe and healthy.

●      Maintain confidentiality for staff and children and comply with the requirements of the Information Commissioner’s Office regarding Data Protection

●      Completing training sessions and coursework required for your apprenticeship

●      Attending ongoing training (inhouse and e-courses) to support CPD

●      Complete children’s documentation

●      Cooking and serving food, and helping in the cleanliness and maintenance of the food preparation area during such times.

●      Changing children’s nappies

●      Communicating with parents at handover and via our systems

●      Taking children on school runs and on outings either with or without the childminder and ensuring children’s safety and wellbeing while on outings.

●      Contributing to policies and procedures of the provision and helping with the provision’s self-assessment, reflection and future planning.

Vacancy Title:
Apprentice Nursery Assistant
Employer:
Wildflower Childminding
Employer Description:

Wildflower Childminding is a large childminding setting. We strive to provide the children with opportunities to grow and develop including many visits out and about, exploring the forest and indoor locations. We take the children swimming, do messy play, baking, singing and dancing and lots more. We would love to grow our team with someone who is adventurous, fun, caring and shows initiative.

Website:
https://www.facebook.com/people/Wildflower-Childminding/100062997502204/
Vacancy Location:
  • 29 PARKLAND DRIVE
  • BRADFORD
  • BD10 9BJ

 

Working Week:
Monday-Friday on a rota basis between 7am-6pm. 30 hours a week
Weekly Wage:
£156.92 with overtime hours
Number of Vacancies:
1
Closing date for Applications:
28th August 2022
Possible start date:
5th September 2022
Training to be provided:
You will be working toward the Intermediate Apprenticeship for the Early Years Practitioner and will achieve the mandated Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner plus maths and English Functional Skills if you have not already achieved them.

Apprenticeships are delivered in the workplace and at least 6 hours of your working week will be dedicated to ‘Off the Job Training’. You will be allocated a personal Teaching and Learning Co-ordinator and will have access to our online study area where you will find all your assessment materials.

Your Teaching and Learning Co-ordinator will provide you with personal tutorial support and assessment at pre-arranged times.

Assessment is through a variety of methods including observations in the workplace, witness testimonies, product evidence, and professional discussions. All evidence will be logged to your electronic portfolio.

 

Learning Provider:
FW Solutions
Learning Provider Description:

FW Solutions is an independent provider delivering apprenticeships and vocational training, specialising in the Early Years and Education sectors.

The company was born out of the Directors’ 40 years collective experience working in community settings throughout West and North Yorkshire and later delivering teaching and training in the Early Years sector. As a family run business, the company lives and breathes childcare from the roots upwards. We have now grown our business to deliver childcare and education training across Yorkshire and the North East. We pride ourselves on having a team of long serving staff with industry experience.

Contact details:

Call Us
01423 536 672

Email Us

recruitment@fwsolutions.net

Find Us
Windsor House, Cornwall Road, Harrogate, HG1 2PW

Vacancy type:
Apprenticeship
Expected Duration:
13 months
Skills required:
  • Communication skills
  • Organisation skills
  • Creative
  • Patience

 

Qualifications required:
  • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
  • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable
  • NVQ or SVQ Level 1 or equivalent Childcare (Grade Pass) desirable
Personal qualities:
  • Organisation skills
  • Logical
  • Team working
  • Creative
  • Initiative
  • Kindness
Future Prospects:

Ability to move onto level 3 Early years educator apprenticeship

Employer Name:
Wildflower Childminding
Contact Name:
Jack Clifton
Application Method:
Please apply via FW Solutions website
Apprenticeship Sector:
Childcare
Short Vacancy Description:
An opportunity for a hardworking and trustworthy person to take the first step in a wonderful career in childcare. Helping the children learn through play while providing a high standard of care and upholding the standards of the setting during our adventures and activities.
Reality check:
While the work can be really fun and rewarding, shifts can be long and demanding.  Some days are harder than others.  Tasks like mealtimes and cleaning up are less fun than looking after the children but form an integral part of the role.