CH-176 Childcare Apprentice with Piper's Day Nursery in Chorley

Information
Job type Apprenticeship
Contract Type Apprenticeship
Positions Available 1
Salary £3.50 per hour
Reference Code CH-176
Hours Per Week Full time - 40 hours per week, (including 1 day at college)
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Job Description

Contribute to a programme of activities that meet the individual needs and interests of the children in your care in conjunction with other team members.

 

  • To become familiar with Ellanday Nurseries Ltd.’s aims and objectives, nursery policies and procedures, current curriculum’s for the under-fives and Ofsted requirements.
  • To support staff in ensuring that the children are provided with the highest standards of care and education which meet the needs of individual children.
  • To make observations to inform your training assignments.
  • To work with other members of staff in assessing, recording and reporting the development of children within the group, according to nursery polices.
  • To implement daily routines in accordance with the nursery policies.
  • To take opportunities to talk to parents within the group giving clear and accurate information about the nursery and reporting any accounts of conversations to members of staff.
  • Where appropriate, inform parents of their children’s activities and development and listen to parents suggestions.
  • To ensure that entries in medicine, accident and first aid records are supervised by a senior member of staff.
  • To maintain the confidentiality of all sensitive information.
  • To keep your Room leader informed of your training progress and giving the dates and times when you will need time for training courses.
  • To attend training courses and meetings outside nursery hours.
  • To be involved in the domestic chores within the room and to inform the group leader of any safety or hygiene deficiencies.
     

 

Specific childcare tasks:

  • The preparation and completion of activities to suit the child’s stage of development.
  • To ensure that mealtimes are a time of pleasant social sharing.
  • Washing and changing children as required.
  • To provide comfort and warmth to a child in distress.

Person Specification

Skills

Friendly and approachable

Flexible and able to use own initiative

Can manage workload effectively

Personal Qualities

Friendly

Enthusiastic

Caring

Passionate about Early years

Qualifications

Entry 3 maths and English initial assessment results for Level 2

 

 

Other Information

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship

Intermediate/Advanced Apprenticeship

Proposed Duration

L2 – 15months     L3 – 18months

Training to be Provided

Level 2 Children and Young People’s Workforce

Functional Skills

Employment Rights & Responsibilities

Future Prospects

This position could lead to a full time role

Contact

Apprenticeship Team

01254 292849

Apprenticeships@blackburn.ac.uk

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