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Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Red Kite Day Care Nursery – HG5 8LS

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£129.00 per week     Knaresborough

Employer:
Red Kite Day Care Nursery
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions

Vacancy Description

You will be provided with the chance to “earn and learn” in a privately owned childcare provider in Knaresborough. You will be given the opportunity to gain and develop new skills and experiences, whilst working towards a Level 2 qualification in Childcare.

Duties will include:

  • To meet the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Framework
  • To work with babies and young children
  • To work towards and achieve qualifications in childcare
  • To be a part of a team and support other staff
  • Assist on trips and activities
  • Assess children’s development
  • Supervise sleep times
  • To ensure that the provision of childcare meets the needs of the individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds and stages of development
  • To promote and work to Health and Safety standards and upkeep hygiene and cleanliness standards at all times
  • To provide and promote a high standard of childcare
Vacancy Title:
Apprentice Nursery Assistant
Employer:
Red Kite Day Care Nursery
Employer Description:

We are a family run nursery in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire. The nursery has being established 26 years and was formally called Thistle Hill. We are located in a quiet setting with beautiful gardens, away from any main roads. We have a safe surrounding with a fully secure buzz and entry system building.

Vacancy Location:

Thistle Hill Children’s Day Nurs

Thistle Hill

Knaresborough

HG5 8LS

Working Week:
Monday to Friday. Shift times TBC
Weekly Wage:
£129.00
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.

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
enquiries@fwsolutions.net

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

Vacancy type:
Apprenticeship
Expected Duration:
12/18 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
  • You must have good time management skills; you must be a punctual person and be on time for work
Qualifications required:

Maths and English GCSE at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent) is desirable.

Personal qualities:
  • You must be well presented and reliable
  • Successful candidates will have a lot of patience and have a caring approach
Future Prospects:
  • Achievement of this pathway will enable apprentices to access higher level jobs within the sector, e.g. Nursery Supervisor, Nursery Manager, Pre-school Manager/Co-ordinator, etc.
  • There is also opportunity for apprentices to go on to further study at higher levels, particularly working towards Foundation Degrees in Early Years. This in turn will support the achievement of early Years Professional Status (Graduate level)
Employer Name:
Red Kite Day Care Nursery
Contact Name:
Harvey
Application Method:
Please apply via the FW Solutions website.
Apprenticeship Sector:
Childcare
Short Vacancy Description:

A hardworking and enthusiastic Apprentice Nursery Assistant is required at a successful Children’s day nursery in Knaresborough. This is an excellent opportunity for any individual interested in starting a career in Childcare.

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