Nursery Apprentice - #JBD06858
|Salary||£14206 - £18532|
|Contact person:||Robert Creer|
We believe a career in childcare is extremely rewarding and what better way to start this journey than as part of the Barnkids team where their Apprenticeship Programme offers much more than just a job.
Barnkids Nurseries are a small group of family run nurseries that believe in everyone. We want to nurture kindness and respect and achieve great things together, inspiring imaginations and creating special memories for the team and the children. We are set in beautiful buildings, in beautiful locations and a huge part of this journey is focused on the great outdoors, where there is so much opportunity to create awe and wonder. We appreciate our team and everything they do for us and we look after them like part of the family.
As an Apprentice Educator, you will join our specialist Apprenticeship Programme which will provide you with hands on experience across all of our age groups both in the rooms and out at Forest School, as well as dedicated study time. With the support of your mentor you will learn the skills you need to qualify as a confident, experienced childcare educator.
Day to day you will:
Learn from and support your team in delivery of basic care routines, for example; welcoming children into the nursery, mealtimes, sleep and basic care.
Have fun with the children, helping them to learn through play.
Enjoy undertaking internal and external training guided by your mentor to increase your knowledge and skills.
Build on your knowledge of child development by planning activities to challenge and stimulate children of different age groups.
Promote child welfare and ensure safeguarding procedures are followed.
Develop strong relationships with parents and strong bonds with the children you are caring for.
What we would love to see from you:
Passionate and Positive
Caring and supportive
A can do attitude, willing to give things a try
Reliable and hard working
What we can offer you
We pride ourselves on paying above industry standard for salaries, holidays and bonuses. We also pay for overtime and training and even give you your birthday off.
£14,206 - £18,532 starting salary
Funding of your apprenticeship, leading to a Level Three Qualification in Childcare
Company wide Apprenticeship Programme with benefits such as Head Office Placements and visits to other settings
Ongoing employment as Nursery Educator with great salary and benefits once qualified
Annual Performance Bonus
6.5 weeks holidays a year
4 hours of paid study time a week
Refer a friend bonus of £500
Childcare discount of 45%
Enhanced Maternity Benefits after two years of continuous service
Money off vouchers - £100 Christmas Shopping Voucher, Cinema Tickets, Dinning Out Vouchers and more
Brilliant team culture, parties and celebrations
Techscheme to help fund purchases from PCWorld and Currys
Cycle to work Scheme
Length of service rewards at 5 and 10 years
40 hours a week, includes 4 hours of study time
£14,206 - £18,532
Please apply here: https://bit.ly/3wU2gyd