Childcare Apprenticeship

Create Skills
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
How many times have you heard “No job, No experience – No Experience, No Job?

Well an Apprenticeship gives you both and a wage thrown in as well!

Gain independence? Learn to drive? Go on Holiday? All this is achievable with the right Apprenticeship.

You are on the right track to a brighter future.

With so many apprenticeship opportunities out there, you need to choose carefully! Here at Create Skills we only work with employers who are serious about who they take on as an apprentice and that's why we get so excited about opportunities like this!

You will complete a work based Early Years Educator qualification, which will last 12-16 months. Depending on previous qualifications you will also complete Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT.

Our mission is that your children are well cared for in a unique warm, safe and stimulating environment. Our approach will be holistic taking into account religion, culture and ethnicity because we recognise the different needs of individual children and hope to provide for them with the flexible approach.

We are dedicated to making your child’s first experience at nursery happy and stimulating. Our aim is to encourage the child’s natural development, social behaviour and good manners. We aim to provide children with the confidence to grow and learn at their pace, in an environment that is safe and with people they can trust.

We aim for all of our staff to enjoy each day, be motivated to develop themselves as well as the children, be assured that they are well thought of by us, the children they care for and the children’s families.

You will complete a work based Childcare qualification, which will last 12-15 months. Depending on previous qualifications you will also complete Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT in addition to a Technical Certificate.

Duties & Responsibilities:

·To contribute to a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children in our nursery

·To give support to other staff when needed and work as part of a team

·To implement the daily routine in the room you are working in

To carry out regular observations on children and link these to the planning of activities and developmental recordsUnderstand and adhere to Fairmount Nursery policies at all timesEnsure high standards of hygiene and cleanliness are maintainedEnsure that health and safety procedures are followed at all timesSkills Required:

·Friendly warm personality

·Want to have a career working with children


·Career Progression

·Further learning opportunities beyond Apprentice Scheme

·Opportunity to carve a solid career

·Warm & Friendly atmosphere

Working Hours - Monday – Friday, 37.5hpw

Salary - Apprenticeship salary of £3.30 per hour

Interested candidates should apply online using the button below and including their CV in word format. Alternatively please send a hard copy of your CV by post to:

Create Skills Ltd

Unit 8 Enterprise Court

Farfield Park



S63 5DB

Please note all applicants should be aged between 16 and 18 for funding purposes, but all applicants may apply.

We celebrate diversity and welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, faith or disability.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Our commitment is underpinned by robust processes and procedures that seek to maximise opportunity, minimise risk and continuously promote a culture that embraces the ethos of safeguarding amongst our workforce.

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