Jobs and Apprenticeships

Early years practitioner - Strong Close Nursery

Job Description:

  • Have an understanding of how to enable young children to make the very best progress they can, including special educational needs
  • Act as a key person for children & maintain their records on our electronic assessment system
  • Have the ability work with the team to build trust & strong relationships with children, parents & colleagues
  • Have knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Provide a stimulating learning environment for children both indoors & outdoors
  • Maintain resources and equipment
  • Application from School leavers welcome but if you do not have your GCSE results you will need to sit a Maths and English assessment to support your application.

Weekly Wage: £163.54

Employer Name & Location: Strong Close Nursery, BD21 4LW

Working week - contracted hours / full time / part time: Monday to Friday

Number of vacancies & closing date for applications: 1

Duration – Perm / temp: 15 months

Qualification and educational requirements:  Maths and English GCSE A-C,4+ or L1 equivalent

Essential and desirable skills:

  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Team working
  • Creative
  • Initiative
  • Non judgemental
  • Patience

Training provided:

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes:
  • L1 Functional Skills in maths and English if required

The weekly day release is online, divided between live online lessons with the tutor and one to one work on individual portfolios with an assessor. They can be attended at home or the workplace



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