Childcare Assistant Apprenticeship in Hove

Hove, East Sussex
Weekly wage £136.00
18 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you enthusiastic, cheerful, with more energy than average? Could you create the magic moments that make a childhood?
A local Children's Nursery in Hove is looking for apprentice Childcare Assistants to join their growing team whilst studying towards a nationally recognised qualification.
Young Friends stands out above the rest as an innovative, family-oriented setting run by dedicated and passionate professionals. Our goal is to offer a truly elite childcare services. Before you even step into the nursery, you can get a feel for what we do via our entertaining weekly nursery blog. We even give our families a disk of these special photos each year. As part of our dedication to long-lasting relationships, we hold an annual summer BBQ, sports day and festive children.s song evening, along with mince pies and mulled wine.
Ever rejoicing in all things healthy and natural, our fees include structured yoga and sports sessions and most special of all . regular trips to our 125-foot allotment as the children start their green thumbs early with growing and stocking the nursery with fresh fruit and veg. They learn about composting, recycling, planting, weeding and just enjoying nature. Our large garden is filled with exciting challenges and natural resources. been highly commended for Nursery of the Year, Preschool of the Year and Nursery Food Awards. We have also won others such as Business Development, Website of the Year and Louise, our director has won Early Years Professional of the Year.
If you want to work as part of a friendly, supportive and caring team, that's dedicated to helping children to learn and grow to be the best they can be, then this is the Apprenticeship for you. Some of your daily activities could include:
• Planning and assisting in activities such as arts and crafts, music and cooking
• Helping children to learn numeracy and literacy skills
• Feeding and changing babies
Upon successful completion of this apprenticeship you'll gain a nationally recognised childcare qualification, along with functional skills in Maths, English & ICT.
Now is a great time to start your career in childcare as improving child care provision is high on the government's list of priorities. Their aim to provide free places for all three to four year olds has created thousands of new jobs, and this Apprenticeship will equip you with the relevant skills and requirements to make the most of this growth.
All of your training will be provided by learndirect, the UK's largest provider of Apprenticeships. We've helped lots of people like you develop their skills and gain experience in their chosen field. Every year we find work for and train over 23,000 apprentices.


Young Friends Nursery


89 Holland Road


East Sussex


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Closing date: 18 Nov 2016