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Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Green Gables Day Nursery – HG2 8QE

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£168.35 per week     Harrogate

Employer:
Green Gables Day Nursery
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions

Vacancy Description

You will be provided with the chance to “earn and learn” in a well-established nursery in Harrogate with an experienced staff team. You will be given the opportunity to gain and develop new skills and experiences, whilst working towards a Level 2 apprenticeship standard for the Early Years Practitioner.

Duties will include:

  • To meet the requirements of the EYFS framework
  • To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social, and intellectual care for children placed in the setting
  • Uphold impeccable levels of hygiene
  • To give support to other personnel within the setting
  • Operate a programme of activities suitable to the age range of children in conjunction with other staff
  • Work with all staff to ensure children settle well
  • Support all staff and engage in a good staff team
  • To be flexible within working practices of the setting
  • Be prepared to help where needed, including to undertake certain domestic jobs within the setting, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment etc.
  • To actively promote and support the safeguarding of children and young people in the workplace, ensuring organisation policies and procedures are observed at all times
Vacancy Title:
Apprentice Nursery Assistant
Employer:
Green Gables Day Nursery
Employer Description:

Green Gables Day Nursery was set up in April 1996, on the Great Yorkshire Showground by Rachel Wilkinson and offers children a warm, friendly, safe and beautiful environment.

We are a 39 place private nursery providing day care for children aged between 3 months and 5 years of age. We are situated on the Great Yorkshire Showground just off Hookstone Oval.

Vacancy Location:

Hookstone Oval

Harrogate

HG2 8QE

Working Week:
Monday to Friday. Shift times TBC
Weekly Wage:
£168.35
Number of Vacancies:
1
Training to be provided:

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.

  • Intermediate apprenticeship for the Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills Level 1 in maths, English (where applicable)
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.

Contact details:

Call Us
01423 536 672

Email Us
enquiries@fwsolutions.net

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

Vacancy type:
Apprenticeship
Expected Duration:
14 months
Skills required:
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • You need to show the ability to develop excellent communication and relationships with children, parents and colleagues
Qualifications required:
  • GCSE grades in English and maths at D/3 level are an advantage for this position
Personal qualities:
  • You must be well presented and reliable
Future Prospects:
  • Achievement of the Advanced Apprenticeship will enable apprentices to access higher level jobs within the wider childcare sector, e.g. Room Leader, Nursery Supervisor or Nursery Manager
  • There is also opportunity for apprentices to go on to further study at higher levels, particularly working towards Levels 4 and 5 Foundation Degrees in Early Years
Employer Name:
Green Gables Day Nursery
Contact Name:
Harvey
Application Method:
Please apply via the FW Solutions website.
Apprenticeship Sector:
Childcare
Short Vacancy Description:

A hard working and enthusiastic apprentice nursery assistant is required at a successful children’s day nursery to provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social, and intellectual care for children placed in the setting. This is an excellent opportunity for any individual wishing to progress their career in Childcare.

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