Location: Livingston Job Type: Apprenticeship What you need to know: Full-time (40 Hours), Aged 16-19, Closes 04/12/2018 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.
Funding for training is available from Skills Development Scotland for applicants aged 16-19 (16-29 for applicants who are disabled or care experienced).
What might a typical 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? The course takes approximately 15-18 months to complete, depending on the individual. 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.
What qualification or 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.