Apprentice Nursery Practitioner

Springwood Nursery

Springwood is a private day nursery. We provide care away from your family home for children from birth to five years. We offer full or part-time sessions for up to 73 children, 32 of which are pre-school children. The nursery is set on beautiful grounds and has a large play area, spacious and airy rooms.

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Weekly wage

£156.00

Total hours per week

40 hours

Expected duration

12 months

Possible start date

07 Oct 2019

Summary

Key duties to include:

  • Supervise and play with the children
  • Oversee activities which cover all 7 areas of children’s development
  • Support children in all 7 areas of development helping them to reach their full potential
  • Liaise with and support parents and carers
  • Support all staff and engage in a good staff team
  • Ensure good hygiene and cleanliness are maintained at all times
  • Develop and maintain good relationships and communication with parents/carers to facilitate day to day caring needs of the children
  • Ensure all children are signed in and out of the register by their parent/carer
  • Ensure the provision of a high quality environment to meet the needs of individual children
  • Ensure all nursery policies and procedures are adhered to

Working week

Monday - Friday, shifts/times TBC.

40 hour per week

Date posted

11 Sep 2019

Apprenticeship Level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Positions

1 available

Requirements and prospects

Skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Verbal and listening skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Creative thinking skills

Qualifications

English and Maths GCSE (or equivalent) grade D/3 or above.

Personal Qualities

  • Commitment
  • Punctual
  • Friendly
  • Reliable
  • Willingness to learn
  • Motivated
  • Flexible with hours
  • Must be able to use own initiative
  • Practical approach

Future Prospects

Further training and full time employment.

About the employer

Springwood is a private day nursery. We provide care away from your family home for children from birth to five years. We offer full or part-time sessions for up to 73 children, 32 of which are pre-school children. The nursery is set on beautiful grounds and has a large play area, spacious and airy rooms. 

Employer

Springwood Nursery

Address

Springwood Nursery School, 50 Chapel Road, Penketh
WARRINGTON
WA5 2NU

Training provider

  • Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in English, Maths, and ICT (where applicable)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Training framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider

CENTRAL YOUNG MEN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Central Young Men's Christian Association

Contact

Rikky Fusedale

Rikky.fusedale@ymca.co.uk

Application instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

Application closing date: 27 Sep 2019

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