Apprentice Nursery Assistant (Level 3)
Great Yarmouth College Day Nursery
You will need to:
Ensure at all times the safety, security, physical and emotional welfare of the children in the nursery, bringing to the attention of the Room Supervisor / Nursery Manager anything about a child which gives you cause for concern
Work with the Early Years Foundation Stage and be aware of health and safety codes of practice
Respect confidentiality within the nursery and ensure that the children are happy and are engaged and functioning at their age-related developmental level without undue noise, squabbling or minor injuries
Create an atmosphere that will promote enthusiasm for learning and mastering skills in an environment that is pleasing to the eye and appealing to children and assist in the day to day organisation of the playroom /baby room
Include cover as and when necessary for one another in any part of the nursery in order to maintain a smooth running of the nursery and the best care to children and clean play areas and communal areas, rest areas, bathrooms, toys and equipment, ensuring that damaged toys and equipment are removed and notified to the Nursery Manager
Will be some outdoor work, with play in the garden.
Hours of work - 37hrs per week, Monday to Friday- various shifts, times to be confirmed.
Qualifications & Skills required - A minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade C or above (or the equivalent) to include English and Maths. A Level 2 Childcare qualification is needed..Should have good knowledge of the Early Years stage and have good communication skills and interaction with children
As part of the pre-employment check process, proof of qualifications will be required.
Training via Gt Yarmouth College leading to the NCFE CACHE Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) Level 3
Pearson Edexcel Award in Employment Responsibilities and Rights in Health, Social Care or Children and Young People's Settings Level 2
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills Level 2
ti be achieved over an 18 month period.
To apply - email a CV and covering letter, clearly stating the job title and name of employer, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state in your application -
1 - What experience do you have working with young children?
2 - How do you plan to travel to work and what is the distance to travel?
Close date for applications 25 January.