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    Apprentice Nursery Assistant – SCALLYWAGS – SHEFFIELD S7 1HQ

    • Type: Apprenticeship
    • Sector: Childcare
    • Level: 3
    • Vacancy length: 18 Months

    Company Name: Scallywags Ltd

    Company Address:
    11 Moncrieffe Road
    Nether Edge
    S7 1HQ

    Brief overview of the role: We are looking for someone with a love of working with children where you will gain a qualification in childcare. If you want to work with children and gain a qualification apply now.

    Closing date: 12 Feb 2021

    Apprenticeship summary

    Working week: Monday to Friday, hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.5

    Weekly wage: £155.63

    Expected duration: 18 months

    Possible start date: 15 Feb 2021

    Apprenticeship level: 3

    Reference number: VAC001580070

    Positions: 1 available

    Vacancy description

    Duties will include:

    • Following appropriate policies, procedures and systems ensuring the educational, social, physical, emotional, health and welfare needs of the children are met at all times
    • Becoming involved in children’s activities so as to stimulate and extend their learning
    • Demonstrating sensitivity toward children and families within the facility
    • Providing an environment that is safe, stimulating and challenging, ensuring compliance with ‘The Children Act 2004’ and the ‘Childcare Act 2006’ Assisting in the admission and induction of new children
    • Assisting in the maintenance of all necessary records to meet internal, E.Y.D.C.P and Ofsted requirements
    • Taking an active role in the promotion of excellent health and safety practices
    • Responding effectively to any health and safety issues that may arise, and report any necessary matters
    • Participating in training and meetings as requested by the Management Team
    • Performing any other duties equal with the general nature of the position requested by the Management Team

    Requirements and prospects

    Desired skills

    • Ability to communicate with children
    • Professional
    • Team player
    • Creative

    Personal qualities

    • Patient
    • Enthusiastic
    • Caring
    • Hard working
    • Punctual
    • Trustworthy
    • Energetic

    Desired qualifications

    • No prior qualifications needed as full training will be given

    Future prospects
    Potential future employment

    Training provider


    Sally Baldwin

    Training to be provided

    Full on the job training will be provided as well as working towards:

    • Development of the required knowledge, skills and behaviours
    • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English
    • Gain valuable workplace experience
    • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

    Apprenticeship standard: Early Years Educator – L3

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