CH-193 L2/L3 Childcare Apprentice at School House Nursery Blackburn
- 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.
Ensure that the provision complies with the requirements set out by Ofsted.
Ensuring the delivery of the E.Y.F.S for younger children, and appropriate care and creative play opportunities, for all children, in a safe and caring environment.
Providing full care for children: facilitation of toilet needs/ changing, providing food and refreshments. Meeting all the needs of children.
The planning and preparing of activities.
Record keeping and safety checks.
Administering first aid and medication once qualified to do so.
Attending staff meetings.
Working alongside and with other members of the team.
Engaging in training and development as required.
Working within agreed Policies and Procedures.
Maintain the care of equipment.
Involvement in Key Worker systems, including observations of children.
Collection of children from school.
Communicating with parents and other organisations
Any other tasks, as agreed, to ensure the continuous provision of high quality childcare.
Light cleaning duties, preparing of snacks etc.
- Person Specification
Experience of working with Children
Ability to facilitate safe, creative play
Ability to meet children's individual needs
An understanding of good quality childcareA commitment to equal opportunities
You will be required to be police cleared / DBS to an enhanced level by the company
Ability to work on own initiative
Ability to communicate at all levels
Ability to use judgement and common sense
Ability to work as part of a team
Sense of humour
Good time keeper
- Subject to Blackburn College initial assessment results or GCSE’s (or equivalent) C in Maths and English
Things to consider
- Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies
- Other Information
Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship
L2 – 15 months L3- 18 months
Training to be Provided
Level 2 Children and Young People’s Workforce
Functional Skills (if needed)
Full support given to continue to undertake further training to enhance skills
Progressio Routes: Level 2 - Level 3 – Foundation degree
- How To Apply
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