CWCT170  Nursery Practitioner Apprenticeship

  • Sector: Nursery
  • Salary: £8,112.00 per year
  • Location: Coventry
  • Hours: 40hrs per week (8am to 6pm Monday to Friday - on a rota basis)

Job Description

Immediate start!

A nursery practitioner plays an important role in caring for young children. You will be planning and organising both fun and educational activities whilst taking care of children’s personal needs. You will need to be enthusiastic, punctual, reliable and willing to learn.

About the Applicant

Desired skills

Must have a good hard working enthusiastic attitude with good levels of confidence. Have a caring and patient nature.  Experience of working with children in a nursery setting is required.

Personal qualities

  • Outgoing personality
  • Able to work using own initiative
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Commitment to learning

Desired qualifications

Must hold a Level 2 Certificate in Children's Care (or equivalent).

Future prospects

As an Apprentice you will be encouraged to embrace training opportunities within the nursery and childcare sector as a whole.  Possible progress on routes after Level 3 could be a Foundation Degree or Team Leading and Management qualifications.

Things to consider

A DBS is required to work with children; you must be able to provide identification for this i.e. passport, birth certificate, driving licence, utility bill. You will also need to provide two references.

Daily Duties

Caring for children in a day nursery. Following daily routines including personal care and providing a safe and friendly environment. Observing children and supporting their development