Level 2/ Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare

Children and Young People Apprenticeship

Level 2/ Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare

Employer: The Cabin at Tamar View

Address: Tamar View Community Centre, Miers Close, St Budeaux, Plymouth, PL5 1DJ

  • We are looking for a cheerful and proactive individual to join the team at The Cabin at Tamar View as a Level 2 or Level 3 Childcare Apprentice.

    The apprentice will be involved in delivering a high standard of learning, development and care for children aged 2-4 years. They will ensure that the nursery is a safe environment for children, staff and others and develop partnerships with parents/carers to increase involvement in their child’s development.

    Key responsibilities will include:

    • Supporting the teaching, care and education of children
    • Observing child development
    • Working as a team
    • Maintaining the environments health and safety and cleanliness
    • Working in partnership with parents and professionals

    Working Hours:

    • Full Time (30 hours minimum)

    Hourly Rate:

    • £3.90 per hour (National Minimum Wage for Apprentices)

    Employer Description

    The Cabin at Tamar View is a fantastic new nursery next to the Tamar View Community Centre in St Budeaux. It has a large play room for children of different ages and developmental needs, and a small ‘quiet room’ for group activities. The outside play area provides plenty of opportunities to play, explore, grow and dig.

    The Cabin at Tamar Side is one of 3 ‘Cabins’ across Plymouth employing 35 Managers, Early Years Practitioners, Apprentices and Admin Staff. The Cabin is an equal opportunities employer.

    Click here to view The Cabin website to find out more…

    Person Specification

    Skills Required:

    • A team player
    • Excellent customer service skills and communication skills
    • Good time management
    • Self motivated and highly organised
    • Ability to multi-task during busy periods
    • If applying for the Level 3 vacancy, candidate must already hold a relevant Level 2 Childcare Qualification

    Personal Qualities:

    • Friendly, proactive and enthusiastic
    • Cheerful, energetic and able to work on own initiative
    • Positive attitude

    Qualifications Required:

    • GCSEs Grade C/4 or aboive in Maths and English (or equivalent) is preferred

    Future Prospects:

    Progression within the company for the right candidate.

    Additional Information

    • All employees will require an enhanced DBS check and at least two independent references.
    • On the job training will be given plus every Wednesday evening at GHQ Training Ltd.
    • As an apprentice you will train towards an NVQ in childcare, which involves study at home.
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