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Assistant Nursery Practitioner - Modern Apprenticeship - 6852

10 January 2018

Contract:    

Full time

Salary:        

National Apprenticeship Wage or above

Employer:     

Various private nurseries in Edinburgh.  

Work Environment:

Full time work in a private nursery looking after children aged 0-5 years. The role will involve providing a caring, nurturing and stimulating environment for babies and children as well as team work with colleagues and partnership with families.

What might a day in this job look like?

A typical day will include preparing the environment, planning activities suitable for children's development, preparing snacks and supervising meals, meeting the physical and emotional needs of the children and some housekeeping duties.

What will I learn?

  • SVQ level 3 Social Services (Children and Young People)
  • Work based Core skills, ICT and Numeracy to SCQF level 5.

What Qualifications / Qualities are required?

You should have or expect to achieve at least 3 National 4 or 5.

No experience is required but an enthusiasm for working with young children, good communication skills, an ability to use initiative and reliability are essential.

Closing Date:

We have ongoing recruitment throughout the year.