Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship

Children and Young People Apprenticeship

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship

Employer: Seedlings Pre-School

Address: Shortwood Crescent, Plymouth, PL9 8TQ

  • 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

    Working Hours:

    • Minimum 30 hours per week

    Hourly Rate:

    • £3.90 per hour (National Minimum Wage for an apprentice)

    Employer Description

    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.

    Click here to view their website to find out more…

    Person Specification

    Skills Required:

    • 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

    Personal Qualities:

    • Caring
    • Patient
    • Friendly
    • Enthusastic and passionate about working with children

    Qualifications Required:

    • 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

    Future Prospects:

    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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