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We currently have vacancies for individuals who want to undertake an apprenticeship in childcare where they can work and train in a nursery setting to become qualified childcare practitioners.
The role will involve:
*a full time position in a busy early learning and childcare and out of school care setting
*a full comprehensive training programme within the setting, learning from experienced and qualified staff how to deliver effective care and learning
*learning how to create inspiring and exciting learning experiences that encourage children to learn at their own pace
*supporting and nurturing young children to ensure their wellbeing, safety and care needs are met
*supporting the team in the effective operation of a busy nursery environment
*developing your knowledge of theory and practice in child development
*understanding the theory and practice around Getting It Right For Every Child
*developing your knowledge of frameworks in relation to early learning and childcare
*developing care and pedagogical skills to support each individual child's care and learning needs
Alongside this role the successful candidate will also be supported and guided through their qualification. This will include regular meetings with your allocated SVQ assessor.
Completing written work to support your accreditation and competencies in each area of your qualification.
The qualification will be delivered by Cairellot Learning Centre (accredited SQA learning centre) who work in partnership with Skills Development Scotland to fund and deliver the modern apprenticeship in childcare.
You’ll have a head start in this vacancy if you’ve completed a Foundation Apprenticeship in a related field. We’ll need you to provide evidence of your qualification and show you gained the relevant skills from your placement
Successful candidates will be required to offer 2 satisfactory references and undergo PVG and SSSC registration.
Candidates must be enthusiastic and committed to delivering high quality childcare to all children. Candidates do not require to have any experience but should have English and one other qualification at National 5 level or above.