Early Years TA Apprentice

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 23/11/2018 12:00
£3.70 per hour in first year
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Framwellgate Moor Primary School
Closing date:
23 Nov
Further Information

Start date: To be negotiated between Headteacher and successful applicant
End date: 18 month Apprenticeship

Framwellgate Moor Primary School is looking to recruit an Early Years Apprentice, to achieve CACHE Level 3, who will have responsibility to provide wide ranging support to all members of the Caterpillar and Butterflies Nursery.

We are looking for someone with a ‘can do’ attitude, a team player, with good communication skills both verbal and written.

Duties include but are not limited to:
• Providing high quality care and education in line with Early Years Foundation stage framework for children in the Nursery
• To assist in supporting parents and families
• To assist on planning and curriculum design
• To work as part of the Nursery team and participate in appropriate professional development
• To contribute to the organisation and administration of the Nursery childcare provision

Essential Qualifications: To have achieved at least 2 GCSE including English and Maths at Grades 4-9.

Candidates with a degree or equivalent qualification are eligible to apply for an apprenticeship if their degree was in a different subject area.

All apprentices are supported and guided throughout their placement by key individuals within their team with additional mentoring support from the Headteacher. The successful candidate will be given a mentor, work plan and external training provider.

Closing date: Friday 23rd November at Noon

Shortlisted applicants visit to Nursery: Monday 26th – Friday 30th November (times to be agreed with individual applicant once shortlisting has took place)

Interview Date: Tuesday 4th December

The Application form and Job Description are attached to this Job Advertisement. If you require a paper copy please email the following address Framwellgate.primary@durhamlearning.net or contact the school.

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment and Selection policy, please note we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

This post is not open to job share.

Contact for application packs: Miss K Dunn, tel: 0191 3865400, email
Contact for information about the post: Mrs B Smith, tel: 0191 3865400, email

Framwellgate Moor Primary School
Newton Drive
Framwellgate Moor
Telephone: 0191 3865400
Email: Framwellgate.primary@durhamlearning.net
Website: www.framprimary.durham.sch.uk
Name of contact at school: Mrs B Smith

Please note
This job is closed for applications.