This is a great opportunity to work in a large established nursery in Portobello. The nursery has great outdoor space and there is a big focus on learning in the outdoor environment. There are opportunities to go to the local parks and beach. The nursery aims to give babies and young children a nurturing, safe and stimulating environment filled with play and learning. You will work as part of a team alongside experienced members of staff who will support and mentor you.
Apprentices will receive 30 days holiday per year and this will increase by one day a year to a maximum of 35 days.
You will work toward the practitioner qualification - Social Services (Children and Young People) SVQ 3 at SCQF Level 7 which will take approximately 18 months. You will be supported in the workplace to learn all aspects of the role and in addition, will attend off the job training workshops on a monthly basis.
National 5 English preferred.
This role would suit someone who has good communication skills, excellent time keeping and is reliable. It would also suit someone who has a caring and nurturing nature.