Ref 7860
£146.25 per week
37.5 hours per week

Little Gems is a community based private nursery that provides a caring, stimulating, fun learning environment to meet your child’s educational and social needs. 

Vacancy description

KYP are looking for a Childcar Apprentice to join their Little Gems Nursery Team.

You will incorporate in the daily activities the areas of learning as appropriate to the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and to help to prepare the children for mainstream infant schools. 

You will have passion, boundless energy, enthusiasm and a desire to maintain the highest standards in supporting children and ensuring they achieve.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Work in partnership with parents, consulting and sharing information with them about the needs and progress of their child
  • To maintain daily registers and up-to-date children’s development records
  • To be responsible for caring for the needs of each child in the Nursery and to ensure that effective provision is made to meet the emotional, physical, educational and social needs of each child in order to meet their full potential
  • To assist senior staff to administer, co-ordinate, develop, and manage the provision of Childcare services and to ensure all services are carried out in accordance with the OFSTED standards for Early Years

Desired skills

  • Some experience required of working in a child care setting
  • Aware of health and safety requirements
  • Have a good awareness of the EYFS
  • Able to use your own initiative
  • Personable - easy to talk to
  • Confident

Personal qualities

  • Can work well as part of a team and alone
  • Reliable and hardworking

Desired qualifications

  • Some experience is required
Things to consider

A two week paid trial would be required before Apprenticeship is approved.