Seedlings Preschool are looking for a Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprentice to work with individuals and groups of children in a range of educational settings as part of a team under the general direction of the room leader/manager.
The candidate will need to hold a relevant Level 2 Childcare Qualification. The apprentice will participate in and contribute to the delivery, organisation and planning of the quality education and care of young children, appropriate to the individual child’s educational, social, emotional, physical and cultural needs within an agreed framework.
Key responsibilities will include:
Being involved with activities for the children
Supporting staff with display work
Respond to routine pastoral and educational needs
Prepare snacks and drinks
Care for children’s needs and development
Manage a key group of children
Arrange regular staff meetings
Minimum 30 hours per week
£3.90 per hour (National Minimum Wage for an apprentice)
The preschool was set up in 2004 and is now on the campus of Dunstan Primary School. Seedlings Preschool provides high quality care and education for children, works in partnership with parents to help children to learn and develop and adds to the life and well-being of its local community. Seedlings also offers children and their parents a service which promotes equality and values diversity.
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Experience of supporting the learning of young children
Detailied knowledge of the relevant curriculum
Good literacy and numeracy skills
Good listening and observational skills
Knowledge of child protection issues and basic safeguarding course
Awareness of Ofsted care standards
Ability to use and integrate ICT into the learning process
Enthusastic and passionate about working with children
GCSE Grade C/4 or above in English and Maths (or equivalent) is desired but not essential as Functional Skills can be worked towards.
A relevant Level 2 Childcare Qualification
Potential for a full time role (if successful)
Training to be Provided
Level 3 Early Years Educator
Functional Skills in Maths & English if required.
Interested? Apply today via the 'Apply Now' tab at the top of this page! Or alternatively contact our friendly Recruitment Team on 01752 218086 to register your interest in the role.
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