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Assistant practitioner


As an Assistant Practitioner you’ll be working under supervision providing care for children. Working as part of a team, you will help to create a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for children, to support their care, play, learning and development. This role can offer the opportunity for a varied and rewarding career. You may be supported to gain the required qualifications and training which will help you to carry out your role to the highest standard.

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • A caring and patient nature
  • Good communication, including verbal and listening skills
  • Imagination and creativity
  • Ability to be inclusive to all children
  • Ability to take direction from other staff
  • Confidence around children and adults

More information on qualifications for this role can be found here: https://socialcare.wales/qualification-framework/job-roles/full-day-care-and-crèche-facilities-for-children-below-the-age-of-eight-years/day-care-creche-assistant-practitioner