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

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£172.00 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 Leeds 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 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 Practitioner
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:
Shifts to be confirmed
Weekly Wage:
£172.00
Number of Vacancies:
1
Training to be provided:

Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • 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 and 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:

  • Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid or Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid
  • English and maths Level 2 (if not already achieved)
  • Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Educator
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
Qualifications required:
  • A Childcare Level 2 qualification or relevant experience is essential to apply for this position
  • GCSE grades in English and maths at D/3 level are essential 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 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.

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