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Apprentice Early Years Educator

Student and Academic Services

Location:  Stoke campus
Tenure:  Full time Fixed Term for 2 years, working 37 hours per week
Release Date:  Wednesday 10 April 2019
Closing Date:   Monday 29 April 2019
Interview Date:   Wednesday 15 May 2019
Reference:  SAAS18-05RA

We are looking for a highly motivated practitioner to undertake a Level 3 Apprenticeship in Early Years Education, the successful candidate will seek their own accredited training provider and meet the course requirements and assessments stipulated by the provider. Mentoring and supervisory support will be provided whilst training alongside our established qualified and experienced team. 

You will be passionate about caring and educating children and babies, focused on service delivery with the drive and enthusiasm to further develop standards of care and education. You will have a flexible approach, a positive attitude and the ability to build positive constructive working relationships with children, colleagues and parents.

You must be hardworking and display a motivation to develop and extend your knowledge and understanding of the EYFS. You will act as a key person to a key group of children, observing and recording individual children’s progress and suggesting next steps to support their learning and development further you will be guided by qualified practitioners and have responsibility for meeting individual needs..

You must be eligible to enrol on an accredited level three Apprenticeship in Early Years, possessing the drive to continue with professional training and development. 

This post is fulltime, fixed term for two years, working 37 hours per week. Hours of work will usually be 7.5 hours per day Monday to Friday between the hours of 7.50am - 6.00pm. (Time will be allowed during these hours to attend college in relation to obtaining the Level 3 qualification as appropriate) 

Please see Job Description and Person Specification for full details.

A visit to the nursery prior to interview is encouraged; although opportunity will be given to all to undertake a tour of the nursery during interview.  

An enhanced DBS check is a requirement of this role.

For information interviews for this post are likely to held between the 14 to 20 May 2019.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

At the University we celebrate diversity and promote equality and inclusion amongst our staff and students. As such, we welcome applications from all, regardless of personal characteristics or background. We particularly welcome applications from Women and Black and Asian Minority Ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within the University at a senior level.

To apply, you will be required to complete an online application form and submit a copy of your CV quoting the relevant reference number for the role you are applying for.

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