13/09/2018 Paragon Skills Shirebrook NG20 9RN

Childcare Apprentice Role VAC091092914

  • Sector: health social care
  • Location: Shirebrook
  • Salary: 5.772
  • Level: 2
  • Reference: VAC091092914
Childcare Apprentice Role

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Fabulous Opportunity to start your Childcare Career with a Level 2 Apprenticeship role in a friendly nursery!

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer’s website.


Apprenticeship summary
Weekly wage
Working week
Monday to Friday; shifts TBC.

Total hours per week: 30.00

Apprenticeship duration
12 months

Possible start date
12 Nov 2018

Apprenticeship level
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

1 available


Key Responsibilities:

Ensure children are within a safe and caring environment, provide and support stimulating activates to enhance children’s learning
Interact positively with children, parents/carers, visitors, other educational professionals and other staff members
Make a positive contribution towards new ideas for activities and displays
Carry out domestic duties to ensure the smooth running of the nursery
To attend training and complete assignments/work set
To attend team meetings and input ideas
Under supervision to provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding, outdoor play and creative activities
To assist with meeting personal and emotional needs of individual children
To provide adult interaction with children in the nursery
To be aware of the nursery’s confidentiality policy
Support all staff and engage in good team work
To attend out of working hours activities e.g. training, monthly staff meetings, parents evenings, sports day etc.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills
Good communication skills.

Personal qualities
Need to be enthusiastic and have a passion working with children.

Desired qualifications
GCSE’s passes or equivalent are preferred but not essential as Functional Skills in mathematics and English will be completed.

Future prospects
Full-time qualified position in the Nusery.

Things to consider
The Current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.70 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The minimum wage rates are £4.20 for under 18’s, £5.90 an hour for 18-20 year olds, £7.38 for anyone aged 21 to 24 and £7.83 for 25 and over. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

About the employer
A stimulating, warm and caring environment to learn and develop with supportive colleagues to assist you in the nursery.
Next Generation

115 Langwith Road



NG20 9RN
Training provider
PARAGON SKILLS have the ENERGY & EXPERIENCE to give you the EDGE in kick starting your career. Our Learning and Development Coaches will deliver outstanding teaching and learning to help ENERGISE you to complete your apprenticeship training and leave you confident to EXECUTE tasks to the highest standard.

Paragon will provide the training for this apprenticeship within your company’s site therefore there is no need for you to attend an outside training facility at any time.

On completion of this apprenticeship you will receive:

Certificate for Children and Young People’s Workforce
Functional Skills in mathematics, English & ICT Employment (if required)
Rights & Responsibilities
Personal Learning & Thinking Skills
Apprenticeship framework
Children and Young People’s Workforce

Training provider

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Paragon Skills For Industry

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