Apprentice Early Years Practitioner

North Halifax Partnership Limited

Date Posted: Jan 22, 2018 Closing Date: Mar 4, 2018
Job Status: Live Last Updated: Feb 2, 2018
Location: West Yorkshire Salary/Rate: Not Specified

Job description

To participate in the development of day-to-day running of the centre and provide a warm, welcoming and secure environment in line with the current Child welfare requirements.

  • To work in partnership with parents and carers in the care of their children and to encourage participation in centre activities.
  • To offer support, advice and guidance to parents and carers when appropriate.
  • To encourage the involvement of the local community in centre activities.
  • To participate effectively in programmes designed to promote personal and professional development, such as team meetings, training courses, supervision and appraisal meetings.
  • To support the liaison with other professional staff involved in meeting the needs of the child.
  • To keep up to date with current legislation and childcare practice, and attend training as required.

  • Requirements and prospects
    Desired skills Although no previous experience is required to apply for this role, an understanding or any previous experience would be advantageous.

    Personal qualities Willingness to learn and undertake new duties.

    Desire to work with children and progress whilst gaining a qualification.

    Desired qualifications No formal qualifications are essential but GCSE grades A- C or equivalent in English and Maths would be an advantage.

    Future prospects For the successful candidate there is the opportunity for ongoing employment and progression upon completion of the relevant qualification.