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Childcare Assistant

Busy Bees in Edinburgh Broughton


Childcare Assistant

Busy Bees in Edinburgh Broughton

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Salary £11,284 to £11,830 per year Location EDINBURGH Hours of work Full-time (35 Hours) Training provider Busy Bees Education and Training Closing date 01/09/2022 Qualification SCQF Level 7
This employer is part of the Disability Confident scheme. This means if you identify yourself as disabled, and meet the minimum criteria for this job, you should be offered an interview.

Job overview

Apprentices form a valid role within our nurseries as employed members of the staff team. This starts your progression of career at Busy Bees, hopefully going on to fulfil positions within our nurseries.

Please find below some of your duties and expectations as an apprentice:

Involvement in planning stimulating activities for the children in your care in line with the EYFS
Assisting in delivering a high level of quality childcare maintaining a professional and positive outcome for both children and staff
Building effective relationships with children, parents and team members
Ensuring each child's individual needs are met
Contributing to the safeguarding of all children
Actively work towards the apprenticeship frameworks provided by BB Training with an expectation of completion within the agreed timeframe
Be enthusiastic and proactive in developing own skills within the workplace
Demonstrate commitment to continued professional development
Communicate with their line Manager regarding the activities and progress within the room.

As an Apprentice, you will be working alongside qualified staff who will show you the ropes. You will be assigned a mentor to provide you with support within your nursery, helping you to complete the tasks you need so you can progress in your qualification. You will attend Learning & Development courses at our training centres, where you will be provided with knowledge to develop your personal skills and practice.

Your Training Officer will visit you regularly in your nursery, assessing the work you are doing, providing recognition for your progress and vital guidance on how you can improve.

Apprenticeships are an excellent way to start your career with Busy Bees!

What will I learn?

Modern Apprenticeship for the SVQ 3 Social Services (Children and Young People) includes: , Paediatric First Aid, Food Safety Certificate, Core Skills in Communication, Working with Others and Problem Solving at SCQF Level 6, Core Skills in Numeracy and ICT at SCQF Level 5, whilst developing your Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills.

What qualification or qualities are required?

No prior educational qualifications required

Personal qualities: Communication, Kindness, Approachable, Reliability, Confidence.

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