• Apprentice
  • Whiteley

Website Whiteley Preschool North

In September 2022 a satellite setting, Whiteley Pre-School North, was opened within Cornerstone Church of England Primary School, Bluebell Way, Whiteley to provide an Early Years Provision in North Whiteley. WPS North adopts the same ethos followed at the Community Centre setting, using natural open ended resources, encouraging children’s independence and creativity through play.

Are you looking to train in childcare? A friendly, local nursery in Whiteley, Hampshire is looking for a Nursery Apprentice to join their team. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

As an apprentice your duties would include:

  • Creating warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding
  • Acting as key worker to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them
  • Completing all Apprenticeship work as set by Showcase Training Assessor
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to

This role is 30 hours per week Monday – Friday. Candidates will be on the minimum wage for an Apprentice of £6.40, increasing to National Minimum/Living Wage after 12 months of employment.

Training to be provided by Showcase Training:

  • NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner (15 Months) OR
  • NCFE/CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Educator (18 months)
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English (unless exempt)

Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying. Should you have any queries regarding the role, please contact Nicola on 07563 028744.

To apply for this job email your details to nicola.hawkins@showcasetraining.co.uk.