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Trainee Nursery Nurse

We are looking for a confident candidate who is committed to working with young children and has a genuine desire to work as part of a supportive team, looking to work towards level 2 in childcare after completing a 6 week traineeship.

Smarties - Employer

Smarties Nursery was founded in June 1987, with the current organisation formed in 2004. The nursery is easily accessible from Ripon, Harrogate and Knaresborough enabling busy working parents to drop their child off at nursery on their way to work. The nursery is based in a large Victorian house complete with a large enclosed garden in the beautiful village of Ripley. Throughout the year children will have the opportunity to explore the village, visiting the farm animals and playing in the woods and park land.



6 Weeks

This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.

Job Summary

GBP 111.00

Detailed Job Description

The ideal candidate must be willing to complete a 6 week Traineeship before starting an apprenticeship and gaining a level 2 in Childcare.

Duties and Responsibilities will include:

  • Working as part of a team of dedicated nursery practitioners in providing excellent childcare
  • Completing the daily routines of the nursery
  • Liasing with parents where necessary
  • Helping to create an environment where children can confidently explore, develop and learn
  • Reporting to the senior staff room leaders

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

Skills required

  • Willingness to learn
  • Must want to work with children & understand the other responsibilities that go hand in hand with working in a nursery

Personal Qualities

  • Punctual
  • Trust worthy
  • Team Player
  • Good communicator

Future prospects

Upon completion of the 6 week traineeship dependent on performance an apprenticeship position will be offered

Additional Information

Training provided

  • Functional Skills
  • Childcare Traineeship

The opportunity is a 6 week Traineeship that progresses onto an Apprenticeship.

GP Strategies Training Limited - Learning Provider

For more information about this vacancy please contact GP Strategies Training Limited on 0161 429 2460 or email: (Ref ID:82183)
GP Strategies Training Limited

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