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Apprentice Nursery Practitioner – High Bank Nursery – DL2 2QE

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National Minimum Wage for Apprentices per week     Darlington

Employer:
High Bank Nursery
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions

Vacancy Description

You will be provided with the chance to “earn and learn” in a well-established 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 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:
High Bank Nursery
Employer Description:

High Bank is an Ofsted outstanding children’s nursery based on a farm in the village of Stapleton, on the outskirts of Darlington.

We are rated as outstanding by Ofsted and by Day Nurseries as one of the Top 20 children’s nurseries in the North of England, and we strive continuously for further improvement.

We provide exceptional nursery care for children aged 0-4.

Vacancy Location:

Cleasby Road

Darlington

DL2 2QE

Working Week:
Monday to Friday (Days and times to be confirmed).
Weekly Wage:
National Minimum Wage for Apprentices
Number of Vacancies:
1
Training to be provided:

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:

  • 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)
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions
Learning Provider Description:

Our mission is to deliver an outstanding learning experience leading to positive outcomes for our learners, employers and in turn our local community and economy. We hold our shared values at the heart of everything we do.

Contact details:

Call Us
01423 536 672

Email Us
enquiries@fwsolutions.net

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

Vacancy type:
Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship Framework:

Childcare

Early Years Educator Standard

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:
  • Maths and English GCSE graded C/4 or above (or equivalent) would be an advantage
  • Level 2 Childcare qualification or relevant experience is essential
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 the 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:
High Bank Nursery
Contact Name:
Harvey
Application Method:
Please appy via the FW Solutions website.
Apprenticeship Sector:
Childcare
Short Vacancy Description:

High Bank Day Nursery is an Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ children’s nursery based on a working farm in the village of Stapleton, North Yorkshire. They are looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic apprentice Nursery Practitioner, wishing to progress their career in Childcare.

Additional Application Form Q1:
How do you intend on travelling to work?
Additional Application Form Q2:
High Bank Farm is a Forest and Farm School, are you happy to work outside, with animals, in all weathers?