Childcare Apprenticeship

Create Skills
08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 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 Childcare NVQ level 2 or 3 qualification, which will last 12-16 months. Depending on previous qualifications you will also complete Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT.

Duties & Responsibilities:

·To support nursery practitioners and work as part of the nursery and playwork teams

·To provide high quality childcare and education

·To assist in the planning and implementation of activities for the children in the area you are working in

·To work alongside staff ensuring a safe environment for all children, staff and visitors to the setting

·To be flexible and help where needed

·To undertake domestic duties, change children when needed and prepare snacks

·To work to the policies and procedures of the setting, support the safeguarding procedures & maintain confidentiality at all times

Skills required:

·Confident, clear telephone manner

·Able to work as part of a team and on your own initiative

·Enthusiasm for learning and working with children

·Good oral and written communication skills

·Well mannered, punctual and reliable


·Excellent career progression

·Warm and friendly atmosphere

·Possibility of working towards permanent position

Working Hours - Monday – Friday, between the hours of9am – 5.30pm, on average 37.5 hours per week

Salary - £4.50 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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