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Childcare Modern Apprentices

Would you like to train to be a qualified childcare practitioner?

Would you like to feel appreciated and rewarded in this training role with a very competitive salary?

An opportunity not to be missed!

We are recruiting a full time Modern Apprentices across the Central belt

You will undertake an apprenticeship in childcare where you can work and train in the nursery setting to become a qualified childcare practitioner by completing the SVQ3 in Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF level 7.

Funded places are available for applicants aged 16 to 24 years old. Partial SAAS funding may be available for candidates aged 25+.

The role will involve:

-full time position in a nursery setting where you will learn and train how to deliver effective care and learning

-full training programme learning from the nursery

-working as part of a team

-developing care and pedagogical skills to support each individual child's care and learning needs

-designing and delivering learning experiences to develop each child

-supporting the workings of a nursery

-developing knowledge of theory and child development

-understanding the theory and practice around Getting It Right For Every Child

-developing your knowledge of frameworks in relation to early learning and childcare

Alongside this role the successful candidate will also be supported and guided through their qualification. This will include:regular meetings with your allocated SVQ assessor, completing written work to support your accreditation and competencies in each area of your qualification. The qualification will be delivered by Tinies Glasgow Training Centre (SQA accredited).

Successful candidates will be required to offer 2 satisfactory references and undergo PVG and SSSC registration. Candidates must be enthusiastic and committed to delivering high quality childcare to all children. Candidates do not require to have any professional childcare experience however you must be able to show a passion for working with children

Bright Horizons Morton Mains, Morton Mains House, 37 Winton Loan, Edinburgh EH10 7AW (starting salary for MAs is £20748)

Bright Horizons Cramond, 26 Whitehouse Road, Edinburgh, EH4 6NS (starting salary for MAs is £20748)

Bright Horizons Annandale, 37 Annandale Street Lane, Edinburgh EH7 4LS (starting salary for MAs is £20748)

Bright Horizons Gogarburn (RBS), 175 Glasgow Rd, Edinburgh EH12 9BH (starting salary for MAs is £20748)


Bright Horizons

Closing date

24th January 2023

Ongoing recruitment


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