Apprentice Nursery Practitioner – Bradford – BD3 8JT

Details

Employer:
Spinning Top Day Nursery
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions

Vacancy Description

You will be provided with the chance to “earn and learn” in a well-established privately-owned childcare provider in Bradford. 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:

  • Meet the requirements of the EYFS framework
  • Provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social, and intellectual care for children placed in the setting
  • Give support to other personnel within the setting
  • Implement the daily routine in the base room
  • Operate a programme of activities suitable to the age range of children in your area in conjunction with other staff
  • Work with all staff to ensure children settle well
  • Support all staff and engage in a good staff team
  • 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
  • Recording accidents. Ensure they have been signed by another member of staff before the parent receives it
  • Look upon the Setting as a “whole” where can your help be most utilised, be constantly aware of the needs of children
  • Ensure children are collected by someone known to the setting
  • Respect the confidentiality of information received
  • Develop your role within the team
  • Ensure the Setting provides a high-quality environment to meet the needs of individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds, and stages of development
  • Be aware of the high profile of the setting and to uphold its standards at all times
  • Actively promote and support the safeguarding of children and young people in the workplace, ensuring setting policies and procedures are observed at all times

Specific Child Care Tasks:

  • The preparation and completion of activities to suit the child’s stage of development
  • Ensure that mealtimes are a time of pleasant social sharing
  • Washing and changing children as required
  • Providing comfort and warmth to an ill child
Vacancy Title:
Apprentice Nursery Pracitioner
Employer:
Spinning Top Day Nursery
Employer Description:

Spinning Top Childcare Ltd has built up an outstanding reputation for the quality of our childcare and education. The nursery operates from modern and extended premises, located in Thornbury and is ideally located on the main commuter routes between Bradford and Leeds. We are registered with Ofsted to care for 94 children up to the age of twelve. The Nursery is open from 7:30am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday, closing only for bank holidays and for three days between Christmas and New Year.

Vacancy Location:

2

Melbourne Grove

Bradford

BD3 8JT

Working Week:
Monday - Friday, Shifts TBC. Total hours per week: 37.00
Weekly Wage:
£153.55
Number of Vacancies:
1
Training to be provided:

Pearson Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Educator:

  • Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid. (RQF) or Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)
  • English and maths Level 2 (if not already achieved)
  • 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)
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions
Learning Provider Description:

FW Solutions Ltd is an independent provider of high quality education and training solutions, providing development for both learners and employers. We commit to offer superior training by ensuring we take into account each learner’s needs and learning style. All training will be delivered by highly qualified, specialist tutors and we provide our learners with straightforward, web-based resources to make learning flexible and enjoyable.

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:
18 months
Skills required:

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 are essential when applying for this position
  • A Level 2 equivalent Childcare qualification is essential
Personal qualities:
  • You must be well presented and reliable
  • Ability to work as part of a team
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:
Spinning Top Day 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 Practitioner 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.