Trainee Nursery Nurse
Kiddiecare offers a structured/freeflow routine. We are a setting that enjoys all outdoor activities and many visits into our local community. Our children learn through structured lessons with a balance of free choice play. We strive to offer the highest care and education for all children within a safe and caring environment. Our experienced and dedicated staff supports children to become confident and independent, which then ensures a smooth transitions into their next steps into school and education. Outdoor play is a big part of our children’s development and learning. We have strong ties with our local school and communities. We hold an outstanding Ofsted and our visit from Ofsted praised and congratulated us on our amazing team of staff.
Description of Vacancy
Assist other members of the team within the nursery whilst gaining knowledge and skills to develop you own childcare career. Supporting every child’s ‘learning journey’ whilst in our care.
Promoting partnerships with families, ensuring that each child’s wellbeing is met and that they thrive in a safe environment. Safeguarding all children in our care
To assist with the daily routine in the playroom
To assist with the curriculum planning
To assist and instigate activities suitable for the age range of the children within the unit
Keep records of key children up to date
Liaise with parents / carers and staff members
Undertake domestic duties within the unit
Attend training sessions outside normal working hours
Undertake all ad hoc duties and projects within the nursery.
Confidentiality is paramount
£3.70 per hour
30 hours per week
Monday to Friday
Good maths and English skills
Excellent communication skills
Able to work on own initiative
Attention to detail
Ability to work well on their own
Ability to work in an organised and structured way
Good telephone manner, polite and professional
Ability to work as part of a team
Flexible approach to work
Good attention to detail
Well-spoken and presentable
Minimum achieved Grade D or equivalent in English and Maths.
On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Standard – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.
Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.
The employer has asked that you do not contact them direct. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.
KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are a leading training organisation with nearly 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.