Apple Tree (Swiss PreKindergarten GmbH)
English Speaking Internship
Praktikum / Berufsvorbereitung
80% - 100%
04 Januar 2021
The Apple Tree in Erlenbach is seeking an enthusiastic Praktikantin (Internship, preparation year) working in a children's group alongside Swiss qualified childcarers (Fachfrau Kinderbetreuung).
This position will give you an insight into the workings of a bilingual English/German Swiss Kinderkrippe with preparation and practical experience for entering the education process to become a Swiss recognised Nursery Nurse or Fachfrau Kinderbetreuung. The position is temporary to end of July or maximum one calendar year from the start date.
The Apple Tree is a recognised Berufsbildnerin for the Kanton Zurich working with the Berufschule of Winterthur. Acceptance to the programme is based on not only availability of a place to the programme and also on your attendance, performance and team work during the internship and how you work and interact with the children and parents.
The time spent in the position is counted towards training time for acceptance into a number of different Kanton Zurich programmes such as the Validierungsverfahren or the Article 32 Nacholbildung for ages 22 or more or to a standard 3 year Lehre programme.
Working alongside a team of child carers in a children's group to ensure the best possible early years experience for the children.
You will be involved the daily care, rituals and routines for the group. You will take part in :
i) the daily care of the children
ii) the daily routine and rituals of the group
iii) going outside with the children to parks and other spaces and on outings
iv) participate in meal times with the children
v) light household tasks (daily rota up to one hour per day, weekly rota of 2 hours special duties).
You will be introduced to the pedagogic and academic aspects of good practice in child care settings pertaining to hygiene, safety, appropriate communication and interaction with the various age groups, and all appropriate aspects in the early years and childcare setting to ensure the best possible experience for the children, parents and the teams working with them.
-resident in Kanton Zurich or within 55 minutes travelling time of Erlenbach.
-you are seeking Swiss work experience and introduction to the job market in Switzerland.
-a native English speaker (preferred)
- applications will also be considered from native speakers of German, who meet the other criteria.
Interested? Please email your CV and introduction letter to the address below or call Suzanne Locklin 076 392 3229 with your questions.
Apple Tree has a preference for applicants who live within 55 minutes travelling time of Erlenabach. Thank you for your interest.
Swiss PreKindergarten GmbH
S Locklin, Founder