Pre-school Apprentice - Redbridge Pre-School
Redbridge, Southampton • Closing Date: 14/07/2017
Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship in Childcare
£3.50 per hour for the first year of apprenticeship
National Minimum Wage for second year of apprenticeship or over 19 years old
Redbridge Pre-School Committee are looking for an enthusiastic person to join their team to help promote the children’s learning and development through play. It will involve taking part indoor and outdoor activities each session.
Job Role & Responsibilities
The daily tasks include setting up the preschool activities for the day, then greeting and interacting with children and families.
Main duties throughout the day include: playing with the children; supporting their learning; and helping with snack time and teeth cleaning, alongside the other team members.
Key responsibilities include: safeguarding children’s welfare at all times; risk assessing the environment and making sure it is safe; and making observations to help children progress.
You will work alongside the 8 staff members who also work with the children.
You will have a mentor for support and will interact with the deputy or manager each day.
- A good level of English
- Be able to communicate with other staff, children and their families
- Have the confidence to use initiative
- Be able to think creatively and offer ideas for activities and able to nurture the children
You will also need to be enthusiastic and energetic; friendly and fun; and not afraid to get messy!
5 GCSEs grade D/3 or above (if you do not have maths or English you will complete functional skills as part of your apprenticeship)