- NAS Reference
- Weekly wage
35.00 per week
- Working Week
You will work a minimum of 35 hours per week, Monday-Friday, between the hours of 7.30am-6pm.
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
Early years practitioner
- Employment Type
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Description of Opportunity
Bambinos Childcare Centres have been operating in Plymouth since 1994, and are looking to recruit a childcare apprentice to join the team in their Tavistock branch.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Skills Group
firstname.lastname@example.org - Skills Group (Ref ID: VAC001789026)
The successful candidate needs to be outgoing and able to work using their own initiative
You should have an interest in the needs of young children
Have the ability to work as part of a team and understand the importance of confidentiality
You will need to have good communication skills when dealing with children and adults, and be reliable and hardworking
The successful candidate must also have great leadership and organisational skills, and be confident in everything they do
You must have the ability to work under pressure, as well as possess good problem solving skills and flexibility in your approach to work
Qualifications required for this role, include GCSE grades A*-C/9-4 in maths and English or equivalent qualifications such as functional skills.
The successful applicant will need to be highly reliable and extremely patient, with a kind, fair and supportive approach to be able to work effectively in this child care setting.
As an apprentice, you must be able to work with other adults and be able to demonstrate good teamwork abilities, or, have the ability to work alone in an organised and focused manner
An ability to communicate well with children, staff and parents is also essential
In order to be successful for this position, you will need to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check. This will be arranged by the employer after successfully completing the initial interview.
Your hours may vary from week to week and you will be paid according to the number of hours worked between 35 and 40.
On completion of your Level 2 qualification, you will have the opportunity to progress onto the Level 3 apprenticeship. The employer is very committed to staff development and training, and to assist the successful apprentice to progress through all their training, with a view to future employment.
Bambinos childcare centres have been operating in Plymouth since 1994, they now have sites in Mutley, Plymstock, Woolwell and Tavistock. Each Bambinos site offers superb natural environments both indoors and out, where children learn and thrive.
The nursery has recently employed an apprentice through Skills Group and are now looking for further apprentices to extend their highly professional team.