This is an exciting opportunity to train as a Childminding Assistant and gain and develop new skills and experiences whilst working towards a level 2 qualification in childcare.
Duties will include:
Sara & Robert Aldridge are Ofsted registered childminders providing a quality home from home setting.
Our setting has been designed to offer children of all ages the opportunity to learn and play in a safe environment. We also promote equal opportunities and encourage children to learn about different cultures. We have many different areas including a home corner, dressing up/role play area, a fully stocked reading area, a writing/colouring/painting area, we also have a garden with plenty of exciting toys to play with including a sand/mud pit, water area as well as a swing and slide set.
Early Years Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:
Apprenticeships are delivered in the workplace and 20% of your working time 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.
Maths and English GCSE graded C/4 or above (or equivalent) would be an advantage
Apprentices who achieve the Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner) can progress to the Advanced Apprenticeship Standard for the Early Years Educator.