Qualification: Early years educator (Level 3)
At Purple Jay Nursery we are looking for an apprentice to join our team. You will be working alongside our qualified and experienced staff who will support your childcare journey. You will also be assigned a mentor and be working under the direction of the nursery manager and deputy.
To participate in the implementation of the Early Years Foundation Stage
To participate in the observation and assessment of children under the direction of colleagues
To provide a safe, caring, stimulating environment, both indoors and outdoors at all times.
To assist colleagues in planning and implementing a variety of engaging activities to meet the children’s individual needs and interests
To participate in supporting the children’s personal, social and emotional development, including the promotion of positive behaviour strategies
To actively support the development of children’s language, communication and thinking skills
To establish and maintain positive relationships with the children and their families
Assist in maintaining a high standard of hygiene, being aware of health and safety at all times.
Early Years Educator level 3
English and Maths Functional Skills (If Required
Passionate working with children
A mature and ambitious person
Be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Be able to relate and engage with young children
Be creative and enthusiastic
Willingness to learn
Sure what they want to do after the course
Monday – Friday
£540 per month
£ 6,480 per annum
There is a requirement, subject to appropriate guidance or training, to lift and carry children, and to spend time outdoors throughout the year and in all weathers. You will be required to provide a satisfactory enhanced DBS check (and other, if required), Two satisfactory references and entitlement to work in the UK