Childcare apprenticeship

4.00 - 4.00 GBP Annual
19 Feb 2021
19 Mar 2021
Role Type
Start Date
Job Description

A job working with children is primarily a fun one. You will be helping children learn through play and you could be organizing group activities or working with a child on a one-to-one basis. The role is based in a nursery which provides full day care for children aged 3 months to school age. Working with children provides constant challenges, personally and professionally. You could be planning a curriculum, a day trip or working with parents - the job will vary from day to day.

The role will include:

* Undertaking training to obtain recognised qualifications

* To work as a team

* To provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding, under full supervision

* To assist with meeting the personal and emotional needs of children aged 3months to school age

* To provide adult interaction with children in a supervised setting

* To be aware of the settings confidentiality policy and data protection

There is plenty of career progression offered in the job. You could also climb the career ladder by gaining higher qualifications and become a supervisor or deputy leader.

Essential requirements:

* Enthusiasm for working with children

* An interest in the care, learning and development of young children

* A positive approach to learning and gaining new skills through teamwork and training opportunities.

Personal qualities:

* Good organisational and planning skills

* Ability to prioritise

* Ability to work on own initiative

* Punctuality

* Patience

* Reliability

* Trustworthiness

* Able to work in small teams

This post requires a DBS check as there may be periods of unsupervised access to children. The DBS check will be carried out by the training provider and more information can be obtained when the check date arrives.

No experience needed