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Apprentice Childcare Assistant


Nursery - Employer's Details

Vacancy Summary

Reference No.VAC001459418
Weekly Wage:£308.00
Working week:Monday-Friday, shifts to be confirmed. Total hours per week: 40.00
Duration:12 months
Start date:30/03/2020
Apprenticeship level:3
Closing Date:29/03/2020

Apprenticeship Details

This is a great opportunity for an individual who has already achieved a work based learning level 2 Childcare qualification and is looking to progress within the sector. Or for somebody with existing childcare experience looking to work towards a relevant qualification.

the main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Providing a safe, caring, stimulating educational environment, both indoors and outdoors, at all times
  • Managing a key group of children
    Ensuring planning is accurate to observations that have taken place
  • Delivering an appropriate play based Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum that enables children to make individual progress
  • Helping ensure the preschool nursery meets Ofsted requirements at all times
  • Understanding and working to preschool nursery policies and procedures, including how to deal with child protection issues appropriately and how to respond to incidents, accidents, complaints and emergencies
  • Planning activities which ensure each child is working towards the early learning outcomes
  • Ensuring records are properly maintained, e.g. daily attendance register, accident and incident book, risk assessments
  • Liaising closely with parents/carers, informing them about the nursery and its curriculum, exchanging information about children’s progress and encouraging parents involvement
  • Working in partnership with senior management to update and review the self-evaluation and improvement plan
  • Undertaking any other reasonable duties as directed, in accordance with the preschool aims and objectives

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Employer's Details

Kidszone nursery is a private setting situated in a purpose-built building in Eastern Oswestry, and is open during the hours of 7.30am-6pm, Mon-Fri, all year round, excluding Bank Holidays. The nursery accommodates seventy children aged from three months to twelve years.