Childcare Apprenticeship - Level 2 - Littleworld Day Nurseries

£5.28 hourly
  • Aspire
  • Andover SP11, UK
  • 04 Mar, 2024
Full time Early Years Practitioner/Nursery Nurse Apprentice

Job Description

The Aspire Training Team are looking for an enthusiastic, reliable and hardworking individual to complete their Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship at Littleworld Day nurseries. 

Based in Upper Clatford, Littleworld Day Nurseries is set in a beautiful location and is the longest operating private nursery in Andover.

Littleworld Day Nurseries provides a wide range of appropriate learning materials and stimulating, high-quality toys and activities, both indoors and outdoors. Children are provided with a varied, healthy diet, fresh air, rest and play, all contributing positively to their physical, emotional and educational development. Surrounded by their peers, they can develop at their own pace, play a full part in activities devised for their age and enthusiastically learn new skills.

Your roles and responsibilities will include;

  • Responsible for welfare, learning and development of designated group of children.
  • Working with initiative and creativity to encourage child development.
  • Collaborate with the team in the planning of appropriate experiences for children, to meet the learning and development requirements of the EYFS Statutory Framework
  • Participate in the planning, assessment, recording and reporting, in line with the requirements of the EYFS Statutory Framework
  • Complete daily, weekly and termly updates to parents through the Parentzone online Learning Journal-creating observations and assessments that show a high level of written English and attention to detail
  • Take on the role of key person for a designated group of children-building nurturing relationships that enable you to gain an in depth knowledge of the needs and next steps of each child
  • To support the nursery Positive Behaviour Management strategies with groups or individual children-understand and implement IEP’s, EHCP’s and other plans in place
  • To support Communication and language development through the use of Language box and phonics sessions
  • To build positive professional relationships with parents/carers and other professionals in line with the requirements of the EYFS Statutory Framework
  • Take a shared responsibility for standards of safety, security, hygiene, cleanliness and tidiness throughout the Nursery
  • Maintain the highest level of cleanliness and hygiene in bathroom, nappy changing, food preparation and service areas
  • To undertake any other tasks as requested by the Manager or Room Manager which are necessary for the smooth running of the nursery
  • Take a shared responsibility for the care, maintenance and security of all equipment and toys within the nursery

Qualities Required;

  • To have a positive can-do attitude, ensuring best practices are promoted.

Requirements; 

  • You must be able to gain a clear DBS
  • Have GCSE grades A*-C or 4-9 in Maths and English Language, or equivalent
  • Candidate must be able to work the required hours 

Hours;

  • Littleworld Day Nurseries is open from 07:45-17:45 Monday to Friday and run all year round
  • The successful candidate will be required to work between 38-40 hours per week, with shift patterns to be discussed

Benefits;

  • Free parking
  • Sick pay
  • Childcare discount
  • Onsite parking
  • Uniform
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee mentoring programme
  • Family friendly working practices
  • Lovely team  
Benefits
  • Free parking
  • Sick pay
  • Childcare discount
  • Onsite parking
  • Uniform
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee mentoring programme
  • Family friendly working practices
  • Lovely team  

Nursery Name

Aspire Sales