Childcare Modern Apprenticeship
Employer Industry: Health
Required Qualification: SCQF4
Modern Apprenticeships Level: Level3
We are funded for 16-19 year olds who wish to pursue a career in Childcare. You will be fully employed by a private nursery whilst undertaking a SVQ in Social Services (Children and Young People) SCQF Level 7.
You will be expected to work as part of a team to provide a quality programme of activities and learning for children as young as babies to 5 years old.
What might a typical day in this job look like?
You will help the children learn and develop their physical, intellectual, language and social skills through organised play. You will care for them whilst away from their family, giving support where required. Other duties will include feeding, caring, developing and planning of activities. Domestic duties are required to ensure a safe environment for the children.
What will I learn?
You will learn about child development, children's rights, child protection, food &nutrition, safety, children's hygiene, indoor &outdoor play, transitions and communication. You will gain experience with children of all ages, from babies to preschool children.
What qualifications or qualities are required?
We have funding for 16-19 year olds. No experience is necessary as full training will be given by both the nursery and Carousel Training Centre. We require you to have 3 National 4's or 5's at pass level (one of which must include English) or equivalent grades. You should be enthusiastic, motivated, have good communication skills and have a passion to work with children.
Carousel Training Centre is an equal opportunities Training Provider.
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