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    Overview

    A career in Childcare will involve working to support and supervise children. You will help them gain knowledge and confidence that is crucial to their development. Educators, Childminders, Early Years Childcare and Early Years Managers are highly sought after and experience diverse and rewarding careers.

    Standards

    You will be working towards an apprenticeship standard in one of the following:

    • Early Years Practitioner (Level 2)
    • Early Years Educator (Level 3)
    • Early Years Lead Practitioner (Level 5)
    • Children and Young People's Families Manager (Level 5)

    Job roles in this industry include

    • SEN Leaders
    • Childminder
    • Nursery Assistant
    • Learning Support Assistant
    • Lead Practitioner

    Vacancy search

    Apprenticeship
    Derby
    Posted 1 week ago
    Brief Overview of the Role Shelton Lock Preschool are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is keen to work with children aged 2 - 5 years. The successful candidate will be supporting children throughout the session with activities indoors and outdoors as they will have key responsibilities for the children's development. Duties to Include
    • Supervising children throughout the school day
    • Working with the staff team
    • Attend additional training to support and enhance your child care qualification
    • Have key responsibilities for children's development
    • Able to understand and follow policies within the setting
    • Be creative and imaginative
    • Be friendly and have a good sense of humour with both staff and children
    The training you will be getting
    • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard
    • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
    Desired skills and personal qualities Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience Desired Qualifications
    • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
    • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable
    Working Hours Monday - Friday: 8.00am - 4.00pm (breaks to be confirmed) Future Prospects
    • There will be a full-time position for the successful candidate
    About the Company: Shelton-Lock Pre-School based in Derby works with children from the ages of 2 years - 5 years.

    Job Features

    Job CategoryChildcare
    Job IndustryChildcare
    Salary/Rate:£9,984 per annum
    Type:Apprenticeship
    Contract Length:12 Months
    Start Date:Jul 2024
    Job Reference:VAC1000251355
    Apprenticeship Standard:Level 2
    Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

    Brief Overview of the Role Shelton Lock Preschool are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is keen to work with children aged 2 – 5 years. The successful candidate will be supporting childr...

    Apprenticeship
    Walsall
    Posted 1 month ago
    Brief Overview of the Role An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice to work for Maple Tree Nursery and Pre-School within a busy childcare environment, based in Walsall. Duties to Include
    • Assisting at meal times.
    • Ensuring Health and Safety is followed at all times.
    • Assisting with activities including day trips, visits, and activities organised within the setting.
    • Helping with the development of young children.
    • Providing a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children placed in the setting.
    • Implementing the daily routine in the base room.
    • Giving support to other personnel within the setting.
    The training you will be getting Early Years Care Level 2/3 Functional Skills if required Training location to be confirmed Desired skills and personal qualities Communication skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience Desired Qualifications
    • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 and above) desirable
    • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 and above) desirable
    Working Hours and Wage

    Monday-Friday Shift Patterns - 8.00am-4pm, 8.30am-4.30pm, 9am-5pm, 10.00am-6.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5 hours a week

    Future Prospects Possibility of a full time job to be decided at the end of the apprenticeship. About the Company: Maple Tree Nursery and Pre-school is a full day-care facility for ages 0 - 5 years. Our mission is for each child to grow as a unique individual in our highly motivating, safe, caring family environment. Encouragement is focused on building your child's individual strengths in preparation for life after pre-school.

    Job Features

    Job CategoryEarly Years
    Job IndustryChildcare
    Salary/Rate:£12,480 per annum
    Type:Apprenticeship
    Contract Length:15 Months
    Start Date:June 2024
    Job Reference:VAC1000243083
    Apprenticeship Standard:Level 2
    Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

    Brief Overview of the Role An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice to work for Maple Tree Nursery and Pre-School within a busy childcare environment, based in Walsall. Duties to Include ...

    Apprenticeship
    Chesterfield
    Posted 1 month ago
    Brief Overview of the Role To share with other staff in meeting the personal care needs of service users in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence and help in the general day-to-day activities of the home. Care provided by care assistants is expected to include care that would reasonably be given by members of the service user's family. Duties to Include
    • To assist service users who need help with getting up in the morning, dressing, undressing, washing, bathing and the toilet
    • To help service users with mobility problems and other physical disabilities, including incontinence; help in use and care of aids and personal equipment
    • To care for service users who are temporarily sick and needing, for example, minor dressings, bed nursing, help with feeding, etc.
    • To help care for service users
    • To help in the promotion of mental and physical activity of service users through talking to them, taking them out, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, hobbies and recreations
    • To make and change bed, tidy rooms, do light cleaning and empty commodes
    • To inspect, launder and mend service users' clothing
    The training you will be getting
    • Adult Care Level 2 Apprenticeship qualification
    • Functional Skills in maths and English, if required
    • On and off the job training and location to be confirmed
    Desired skills and personal qualities Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Initiative, Logical, Non judgemental, Patience, Problem solving skills, Team working Desired Qualifications
    • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
    • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable
    Working Hours and Wage

    Day shifts between 07:45 and 20:00. Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30 hours a week

    Future Prospects
    • A full-time role will be available to the successful candidate at the end of the apprenticeship.
    About the Company: Compassion, sensitivity and determination to get the very best outcome possible for each individual is at the heart of our support delivery, alongside the expertise and experience that make our team so successful as a whole. . Provision of an internal assessment team enables our services to be safe and effectively regulated and enhances the effectiveness of services and care provided. This approach ensures that the high levels of care and intervention that we expect are delivered. Achieving positive outcomes, coupled with the experience of our service users and staff, defines the quality of our service and is at the heart of everything we do. This approach is also reflective of the national agenda for quality. Our priorities for driving quality within Intacare & Step Forward Intacare are to: Exceed national standards of care Improve outcomes for our service users Deliver safe and secure services Ensure a positive experience from all who use our services Intacare & Step Forward foster an open and transparent culture that promotes evidence-based practice, continuous learning and improvement. We aspire to be world class and a beacon of good practice for other health and social care providers.

    Job Features

    Job CategoryCare Support
    Job IndustryChildcare
    Salary/Rate:£16,255 per annum
    Type:Apprenticeship
    Contract Length:18 Months
    Start Date:May 2024
    Job Reference:VAC1000241585
    Apprenticeship Standard:Level 2
    Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

    Brief Overview of the Role To share with other staff in meeting the personal care needs of service users in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence and help in the ...

    Apprenticeship
    Derby
    Posted 1 month ago
    Brief Overview of the Role An opportunity for an apprentice to join our outstanding team, whilst committing to completing a Level 3 in Early Years. You will be based with an age group where you will learn skills on the job and also have time to complete your coursework. Duties to Include
    • Helping with daily routine, being creative with planning activities, feeding, changing nappies.
    • To deliver a high standard of learning, development, and care for children aged 0 - 5 years.
    • To ensure that the childcare setting is a safe environment for children, staff and others.
    • Developing partnerships with parents/carers to increase involvement in their child's development.
    • To be responsible for any tasks delegated by your room leader.
    The training you will be getting
    • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship qualification
    • Functional Skills in Maths and English may be studied, if necessary.
    Desired skills and personal qualities Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Initiative, IT skills, Logical, Number skills, Organisation skills, Patience, Problem solving skills, Team working Desired Qualifications
    • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
    • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable
    Working Hours and Wage

    Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 17:00.

    Total hours per week: 40 hours a week

    Future Prospects
    • The possibility of a full time position for the successful candidate
    About the Company: Welcome to The Cottage Day Nursery ? Bedford St. Our nursery is not just a place of learning; it's a sanctuary where your child's journey unfolds with love, care, and a touch of magic! We understand the profound trust you place in us, a responsibility we take very seriously. Every day, we strive to create an environment that echoes the love and security of home, ensuring that your child feels cherished and valued. Through a carefully crafted curriculum and with the support of our dedicated team, we help children become active learners, building the foundations that will benefit them in later education and life. We are delighted to share that our Baby & Toddler unit has been awarded an 'Outstanding' Ofsted rating! This is the third time our Baby & Toddler unit has gained an Outstanding grade.

    Job Features

    Job CategoryEarly Years
    Job IndustryChildcare
    Salary/Rate:£13,312 per annum
    Type:Apprenticeship
    Contract Length:18 Months
    Start Date:May 2024
    Job Reference:VAC1000241565
    Apprenticeship Standard:Level 3
    Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

    Brief Overview of the Role An opportunity for an apprentice to join our outstanding team, whilst committing to completing a Level 3 in Early Years. You will be based with an age group where you will l...

    Brief Overview of the Role Shelton - Lock Preschool are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is keen to work with children aged 2 - 5 years. Supporting children throughout the session with activities indoors and outdoors. Duties to Include
    • Supervising children throughout the school day
    • Working with the staff team
    • Attend additional training to support and enhance your child care qualification
    • Have key responsibilities of children's development
    • Able to understand and follow policies within the setting
    • Be creative and imaginative
    • Be friendly and have a good sense of humour with both staff and children
    The training you will be getting
    • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard
    • Functional skills in maths and English if required
    Desired skills and personal qualities Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience Desired Qualifications
    • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
    • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable
    Working Hours and Wage

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 30 hours a week

    Future Prospects
    • There will be a full-time position for the successful candidate
    About the Company: Shelton-Lock Pre-School based in Derby works with children from the ages of 2 years - 5 years.

    Job Features

    Job CategoryEarly Years
    Job IndustryChildcare
    Salary/Rate:£9,984 per annum
    Type:Apprenticeship
    Contract Length:12 Months
    Start Date:May 2024
    Job Reference:VAC1000241559
    Apprenticeship Standard:Level 2
    Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

    Brief Overview of the Role Shelton – Lock Preschool are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is keen to work with children aged 2 – 5 years. Supporting children throughout the session...

    Apprenticeship
    Derby
    Posted 2 months ago
    Brief Overview of the Role Shelton - Lock Preschool are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is keen to work with children aged 2 - 5 years. Supporting children throughout the session with activities indoors and outdoors. Duties to Include
    • Supervising children throughout the school day
    • Working with the staff team
    • Attend additional training to support and enhance your child care qualification
    • Have key responsibilities of children's development
    • Able to understand and follow policies within the setting
    • Be creative and imaginative.
    • Be friendly and have a good sense of humour with both staff and children
    The training you will be getting
    • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner
    • Functional skills in maths and English if required
    Desired skills and personal qualities Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience Desired Qualifications
    • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
    • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable
    Working Hours and Wage

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 4.00pm (30 Hour week).

    Total hours per week: 30 hours a week

    Future Prospects
    • There will be a full-time position for the successful candidate
    About the Company: Shelton-Lock Pre-School based in Derby works with children from the ages of 2 years - 5 years.

    Job Features

    Job CategoryEarly Years
    Job IndustryChildcare
    Salary/Rate:£8,236 per annum
    Type:Apprenticeship
    Contract Length:12 Months
    Start Date:Apr 2024
    Job Reference:VAC1000208000
    Apprenticeship Standard:Level 2
    Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

    Brief Overview of the Role Shelton – Lock Preschool are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is keen to work with children aged 2 – 5 years. Supporting children throughout the session...

    Apprenticeship
    Derby
    Posted 2 months ago
    Brief Overview of the Role An opportunity for an apprentice to join our outstanding team, whilst committing to completing a Level 3 in Early Years. You will be based with an age group where you will learn skills on the job and also have time to complete your coursework. Duties to Include
    • Helping with daily routine, being creative with planning activities, feeding, changing nappies.
    • To deliver a high standard of learning, development, and care for children aged 0 - 5 years.
    • To ensure that the childcare setting is a safe environment for children, staff and others.
    • Developing partnerships with parents/carers to increase involvement in their child's development.
    • To be responsible for any tasks delegated by your room leader.
    The training you will be getting
    • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship
    • Functional Skills may be required if necessary
    Desired skills and personal qualities Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Initiative, IT skills, Logical, Number skills, Organisation skills, Patience, Problem solving skills, Team working Desired Qualifications
    • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
    • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable
    Working Hours and Wage Monday - Friday 08:00-17:00 Total hours per week: 40 hours a week Future Prospects
    • The possibility of a full time position for the successful candidate
    About the Company: Welcome to The Cottage Day Nursery ? Bedford St. Our nursery is not just a place of learning; it's a sanctuary where your child's journey unfolds with love, care, and a touch of magic! We understand the profound trust you place in us, a responsibility we take very seriously. Every day, we strive to create an environment that echoes the love and security of home, ensuring that your child feels cherished and valued. Through a carefully crafted curriculum and with the support of our dedicated team, we help children become active learners, building the foundations that will benefit them in later education and life. We are delighted to share that our Baby & Toddler unit has been awarded an 'Outstanding' Ofsted rating! This is the third time our Baby & Toddler unit has gained an Outstanding grade.

    Job Features

    Job CategoryEarly Years
    Job IndustryChildcare
    Salary/Rate:£13,312 per annum
    Type:Apprenticeship
    Contract Length:18 Months
    Start Date:Apr 2024
    Job Reference:VAC1000236528
    Apprenticeship Standard:Level 3
    Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

    Brief Overview of the Role An opportunity for an apprentice to join our outstanding team, whilst committing to completing a Level 3 in Early Years. You will be based with an age group where you will l...