The Aspire Training Team are looking for a punctual, reliable and flexible individual to complete a Level 2 Childcare apprenticeship with Bouncy Bear Childcare based in Wellington, Somerset.
Established in 2004, Bouncy Bear Childcare provide a high level of childcare in a warm, fun and welcoming environment to ensure the children in their care have the best opportunity reach their potential. They have a fantastic team of Nursery Practitioners who all support one another and work hard to make sure that all their children are kept safe at all times.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to take their first steps towards a career in Childcare, whilst working with highly qualified and dedicated childcare practitioners, who offer a wealth of childcare experience & support.
Your duties and responsibilities as an apprentice will include:
- Planning and assisting with setting up different activities for the children
- Interacting with the children
- Occasional day trips
- Encourage children’s development
- Interacting with parents (once trained)
- Supporting with meal times and snacks
- Supporting with personal care
- Keeping children safe at all times
- Assisting with keeping the nursery clean and tidy
- Keeping up to date with all coursework
Due to the nature of the role, the ideal candidate will be hardworking & willing to learn, possess good communication skills and have the ability to work as part of the team following instruction and demonstrating initiative.
Ideally the candidate will have GCSE Grades A*-C in English Language & Maths or the equivalent. These are not mandatory but in the event you would like to move on to the Level 3 Childcare diploma these would be required upon completion of the course.
There is also the prospect of a permanent position and career progression for the successful applicant once qualified.
This nursery is open from 8.00 am until 6.00 pm currently, to accommodate the working patterns of parents in the area, and you will be required to work a minimum of 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday within these hours.
You must be able to gain a clear DBS, and have GCSE grades A*-C in Maths and English Language (or equivalent i.e. functional skills). If you do not have these grades you must be willing to work towards them as in the event you would like to progress onto a Level 3 Childcare Apprenticeship these are required upon completion of the Level 3.