Salary: National Apprenticeship Wage
Employer: Carousel Training Centre recruits on behalf of various employers
Closing Date: We recruit all year round
You will be employed full-time in a Private Nursery and there are various locations available across Edinburgh. You will be involved in planning and setting up activities to help children with their learning, development and growth in a stimulating environment.
Carousel Training Centre recruits on behalf of various employers / locations across the city. We are an Equal Opportunities Training Provider.
You will be employed full-time in a Private Nursery as a Modern Apprentice. The job role requires you to be part of a pro-active and responsible staff team. You will be involved in planning and setting up activities to help children with their learning, development and growth in a stimulating environment.
What might a day in this job look like?
You will be responsible for the safety and day to day care of babies and young children, where they are supported and encouraged to achieve their full potential. You will also help children learn and develop their physical, intellectual, language and social skills through organised play.
What will I learn?
You will qualify with an SVQ Social Services (Children & Young People) at SCQF Level 7 and will graduate as a fully qualified Early Years Practitioner. The course takes approximately 15-18 months to complete, depending on the individual.
What Qualifications / Qualities are required?
No experience is necessary, however good communication skills are essential. The successful applicant should be enthusiastic, with a willingness to learn and a desire to work with babies and young children.
Funding for training is available from Skills Development Scotland for applicants aged 16-19 (16-29 for applicants who are disabled or care experienced).