Apprentice Childcare Support Worker – Peerie Foxes

Shetland UHI

TypeSVQ Level 3
Address4 Fox Lane, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0EZ


Employer: Peerie Foxes

Number of vacancies: 1


We have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Childcare Support Worker to work as part of a small team looking after all children’s care, wellbeing and developmental needs, from birth and upwards. This post is for a candidate who wishes to embark on a Modern Apprenticeship program. Flexible working, such as term time only, is possible.


The successful applicant for the Apprentice Childcare position must possess the following attributes:

* Pro-active
* Genuine interest in children
* Willing to accept guidance and instruction
* Enthusiastic
* Reliable attendance rate

The Apprentice will receive training in, and be expected to perform, the following duties:

* All aspects of childcare to SVQ level 3
* Confidence in the workplace
* Communication Skills
* Team working
* Reflective practice
* Responsibility


Hours/wage will be dependent on the applicant’s age and experience and will be in line with Apprentice minimum wage rates.

To be considered for the vacancy, please apply in the first instance to