14/06/2018 Interserve Sheffield

Childcare Apprenticeship VAC001386240

  • Sector: childcare, health social care
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: 6157
  • Level: 2
  • Reference: VAC001386240
Childcare Apprenticeship

This listing has expired

Here at Elmore Kindergarten we are a well established group of nurseries within Sheffield. We are currently recruiting an apprentice to join our busy Frecheville team! If you are passionate about starting your career in Childcare then this could be the opportunity for you.

Apprenticeship summary
Weekly wage

Wages explained
Working week
Monday to Friday. (shifts to be confirmed by the employer)

Total hours per week: 32.00
Apprenticeship duration
12 months
Possible start date
25 Jun 2018

Apprenticeship level
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Reference number
3 available
The role of the apprentice is to promote the physical, social, emotional development of each child and contribute towards their care and supervision. The apprentice will be involved in the planning of activities to stimulate children in their care.

The successful applicant will:

Assist with play times, meal times, organising activities and liaising with parents
Provide opportunities for children to develop individually through play
Contribute to positive relationships with children
Maintain children’s safety during play
Respond to injuries and signs of illness
Support staff and maintain good standards safeguarding, health & safety and hygiene, follow company policies at all times and respect confidentiality

Requirements and prospects
Desired skills
Some experience of childcare would be an advantage
Ability to follow instructions and work on own initiative as necessary
Good verbal communication and listening skills to communicate effectively with parents, carers and other professionals
Able to keep accurate records
Able to implement high health and safety standards
Work flexibly as part of a team
Personal qualities
Hard working, reliable & trustworthy
Able to work in a team
Good people skills
Caring and compassionate
Must enjoy working with children
Willing to learn!
Desired qualifications
No formal qualifications required for this role, although A-C grades in Maths and English GCSE or equivalent would be a distinct advantage.
Future prospects
Upon completion of the CYPW apprenticeship programme with Interserve Learning and Employment, you may be offered the opportunity to progress.

This could include:

The opportunity complete an Advanced Early Years Educator apprenticeship programme with Interserve Learning and Employment.
The opportunity of a full time permanent position.
Things to consider
The succesful candidate will be required to complete a full DBS Check.

About the employer
Elmore Kindergarten was established in Sheffield in 1991 to provide full day and sessional care for children aged 3 months to 5 years of age. We aim to be as flexible as reasonably possible in order to cater for the needs of busy and working parents.
Elmore Kindergarten


Frenchville House

2 Birley Moor Road




S12 4WD

Additional location information
The nursery is located in Frecheville House. Drop off parking is available on site. The nursery has a secure outdoor play area both to the front and rear of the property. The playrooms are located on the upper and lower floors, with a separate baby unit to the rear of the property with its own access.

Training provider
Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. Elmore Kindergarten will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day.
If successful, you will complete an Intermediate Children and Young People’s apprenticeship programme delivered through Elmore Kindergarten’s dedicated training provider, Interserve Learning & Employment.
Apprenticeship framework
Children and Young People’s Workforce
Training provider

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Interserve Learning & Employment

Stop searching, be found! With the new CareerMap CV Library REGISTER YOUR CV
Stop searching and be found with the new CareerMap CV Library