Childcare Apprenticeship - Level 3 - Finkley Weeke Nursery

£11.20 hourly
  • Aspire
  • Winchester,
  • 29 Feb, 2024
Full time

Job Description

The Aspire Training Team are currently recruiting for a punctual, reliable, and enthusiastic individual to join Finkley Weeke Nursery as a Level 3 Childcare Apprentice.

Established in 2020, Finkley Weeke Nursery & Preschool is a unique childcare facility in Winchester. We are passionate about providing a safe, secure and stimulating environment for children aged 2-5 years to learn and develop. We are huge believers in learning through hands-on experience and play.

As part of the Finkley family of nurseries, we not only take trips to award-winning Finkley Down Farm, but also visit other points of interest such as local woods and parks. Here we extend the children’s learning through enjoyable and practical activities. However, the fun doesn’t stop there!

Our nursery has a large outdoor space, which the children love to explore. The garden features its very own mud kitchen, sensory pathway, messy play area, bug hotel and parking garage for budding young motorists, along with a range of indoor activities that children can choose to get involved in.

Your roles and responsibilities will include;

 

  • Being a Key Worker for a small number of children
  • Working with small children between the ages of 2 and 5 and will be planning activities each day.
  • Involved in days out and trips to the farm.
  • The successful candidate will fit in with a strong family ethos

Requirements;

  • You must be able to gain a clear DBS
  • Level 2 Childcare Qualification is essential when applying for this role 
  • Preferably have GCSE grades A*-C or 4-9 in Maths and English Language, or equivalent
  • Have an understanding of the key worker role
  • Have an understanding of Safeguarding processes within a nursery setting
  • Have experience of working with small children between the ages of 2 and 5 and experience in planning activities each day.

Qualities Required;

  • Will have good energy and be a good team player, and be child focused.
  • Must be able to communicate well
  • Must be willing to learn new skills
  • Have great energy!

Hours;

  • Finkley Weeke Nursery is open 8:00am-6:00pm, Monday to Friday, all year round
  • The successful candidate will be required to work 38 hours per week with varied shift patterns to be discussed

Benefits;

  • An annual family pass to Finkley Down Farm
  • ​​​​​​​Birthday off every year
  • £100 to spend on resource’s for the nursery
  • Bonus Scheme
Benefits
  • An annual family pass to Finkley Down Farm
  • Birthday off every year
  • £100 to spend on resource’s for the nursery
  • Bonus Scheme

Nursery Name

Aspire Sales