£153.55 per week Catterick Garrison
You will be provided with the chance to “earn and learn” in a busy nursery in North Yorkshire with an experienced staff team. You will be given the opportunity to gain and develop new skills and experiences, whilst working towards a Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard for the Early Years Educator.
Duties will include:
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.
Banana Moon nurseries are a successful franchise founded 14 years ago and continue to grow from strength to strength.
At Banana Moon Catterick we have created a caring, loving and secure environment for children from 0 to 5 years of age. Our nursery offers a very happy, nurturing, safe and welcoming environment, providing a good foundation for children to make the most of their abilities as they grow. We strongly believe that every child deserves the best possible start in life.
We have a wonderful team of well qualified and committed staff lead by Jayne, the Nursery Manager, all of whom work tirelessly to ensure that the children in our care reach their full potential.
Apprenticeships are delivered in the workplace and 20% of your working hours will be dedicated to ‘off the job training’. You will be allocated a Teaching & Learning Co-ordinator (TLC) and will have access to our online study area where you will find all your study materials. Your TLC will provide you with personal tutorial support and on-programme assessment at pre-arranged times.
End point assessment by an independent assessment organisation and comprises of two activities – knowledge test and portfolio-based professional discussion.
You will be working towards the Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard (Knowledge and Understanding, Skills and Behaviours).
You must complete the following approved qualifications mandated in the standard:
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.
01423 536 672
Windsor House, Cornwall Road, Harrogate, HG1 2PW
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.
Maths and English GCSE graded C/4 or above (or equivalent) would be an advantage.
Level 2 Childcare qualification or relevant experience is essential.
You must be well presented and reliable.
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.
Banana Moon Catterick is part of the successful Banana Moon franchise with highly trained and experienced teams that wish to share their knowledge with a hardworking apprentice in the busy North Yorkshire branch.
You will be required to apply for an Enhanced DBS check from the Disclosure Barring Service.
Please consider the location of the apprenticeship before submitting your application.