Nursery Apprentice

Location
The Green Giraffe Nursery Unit 2 Dunleavy Drive Cardiff Bay CF11 0SR
Salary
Apprenticeship rates
Posted
28 Apr 2021
Closes
07 May 2021
Ref
1220
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Undisclosed
About the apprenticeship

Duties

• To contribute a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children placed in the nursery.
• To implement the daily routine in the base room.
• Work with children, contribute to a programme of activities suitable to the age range of children in your area in conjunction with other staff.
• Liaise with parents and other family members.
• Maintaining health and safety, safeguarding, food and hygiene and all other policies and procedures within the nursery.
• Support all staff and engage in good team working.

Additional information

We are a high quality, Welsh and English, fully Organic, Montessori style Day Nursery situated in the city centre of Cardiff and Cardiff Bay. We are have just opened two new nurseries in the city centre and we require an experienced nursery professional to join our team.
We aim to recruit the best in the business. Therefore you need to be highly motivated and passionate about delivering exceptional childcare and wonderful learning experience.
We invest wholeheartedly in our staff, supporting and encouraging them to learn and grow by providing them with up-to-date training and advice .
If you are passionate about childcare, eager and willing to learn then we want to hear from you. We follow a Montessori style of teaching, provide fresh, home-cooked organic meals and use natural materials as much as possible. We have a big emphasis on outdoor play and forest schools are we are lucky to have parks close by.
You might be completing your level two or looking for a placement for your level 3. We offer a place in a busy Nursery, caring and educating children from 3 months to 5 years.. If you are looking for a nursery where you can learn and grow to be an excellent early years professional and you have the motivation and goals to grow and progress within the early years sector, The Green Giraffe Nursery is the nursery to do so.

Requirements

Skills

• Ability to communicate well and build strong relationships with adults and children and families
• Candidate should have calm, gentle and loving nature
• To be able to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team
• Good organisational skills.
• Demonstrates creative ability.
• Excellent Time management.
• Ability to problem solve and use initiative in challenging situations
• Displays a passionate, enthusiasm and love for working with young children and babies
• The candidate should be reliable , trustworthy and dependable and always willing to be flexible
• Candidates must have a willingness to learn, progress, develop and take on new challenges
• Ability to write legibly
• Good presentation skills
• Computer literate
• Demonstrate a professional demeanour inside and outside the workplace
• Ability to deal with conflicts and concerns in a professional and calm manner.
• Excellent punctuality and attendance
• Apprentices should be respectful, polite and courteous individuals.
• Provides a gentle, loving care approach when caring for babies and young children
• Excellent observational skills

Qualifications

Secondary education GCSE Maths and English A-C or equivalent

A levels are desirable but not essential

A valid paediatric first aid qualification is desirable but not essential

Basic food hygiene certificate desirable but not essential

Valid safeguarding/ child protection certificate desirable but not essential

Language

Welsh Spoken Skills: Yes Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Training provider:
Cambrian Training Company Ltd

Qualification:
Children's Care Learning and Development (CCLD) Level 2 and 3

About the employer

The Green Giraffe Nursery Unit 2
Dunleavy Drive
Cardiff Bay
CF11 0SR

Disability confident

Yes

Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.

Interview arrangements

This will be arranged by the Early Years Quality Manager at the Nursery

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