Apprentice Childcare Practitioner

Eden Training Solutions


Date Posted: Jan 31, 2018 Closing Date: Mar 18, 2018
Job Status: Live Last Updated: Feb 16, 2018
Location: South Yorkshire Salary/Rate: Not Specified

Job description

Job Summary

Apprentice Childcare Practitioner required for a home based setting in Doncaster, DN6, where you will be working towards:

Early Years Educator Level 3

Ideally, you will already have the Childcare level 2 qualification and we are looking for someone with a love of working with children to join our team.

Do you want to work with children and gain your next qualification – Apply now!

Main Job Objectives:

  • Assisting with the operation of the nursery facility under the direction of the Management
  • Maintaining excellent liaison and communication with other staff, parents and children
  • Assisting in ensuring the health and safety of all who enter the setting

Brief Description of Responsibilities:

  • Following appropriate policies, procedures and systems ensuring the educational, social, physical, emotional, health and welfare needs of the children are met at all times
  • To become involved in children’s activities so as to stimulate and extend their learning
  • To demonstrate sensitivity toward children and families within the facility.
  • Providing an environment that is safe, stimulating and challenging, Ensuring compliance with ‘The Children Act 2004’ and the ‘Childcare Act 2006’.
  • Assisting in the admission and induction of new children.
  • Assisting in the maintenance of all necessary records to meet internal, E.Y.D.C.P and Ofsted requirements.
  • To take an active role in the promotion of excellent health and safety practices.
  • To respond effectively to any health and safety issues that may arise, and report any necessary matters.
  • Performing any other duties commensurate with the general nature of the position requested by the Management

Personal Qualities:

  • Trustworthy
  • Presentable
  • Punctual
  • Friendly
  • Team Player
  • Motivated and eager to Learn New Skills
  • Able to Take Direction

THIS IS AN APPRENTICESHIP AND THE WAGE IS £3.50 PER HOUR, WHICH IS THE NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE FOR APPRENTICESHIPS

Working a minimum of 30 hours per week Monday to Friday- to be discussed and agreed at interview stage

Job Type: Apprenticeship

Salary: £3.50 /hour

Required experience:

  • Childcare: 1 year

Required education:

  • Secondary education

Job Location:

  • Doncaster DN6