Apprenticeship as an Early Childhood Educator

Early Childhood Educators educate, teach, challenge, motivate, empower, and enchant! Be a learning companion for children and adolescents with and without disabilities in our preschools, our residential groups, and our schools. Be trained in practice!

We offer:

For those studying full-time at a technical college:

  • a practice position in the Foundation and
  • a mentoring relationship with professionals in the Foundation’s facilities.

For those completing extra-occupational training:

  • paid part-time employment as a social worker assistant,
  • a mentoring relationship with professionals in the Foundation’s facilities.

For both types of apprenticeship:

  • the possibility of voluntary service before the training, in order to get to know the work before applying
  • a priority interest in a permanent position and further professional development upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.
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Duration and Completion
Entry Requirements
Application

For the theoretical training, we recommend you....

The practical work takes place in the different institutions of our Foundation:

  • Day care center (Neinstedt, Thale, Weddersleben, Westerhausen, Friedrichsbrunn),
  • Living Quarters for the accompaniment and support of children and adolescents with and without disabilities (Neinstedt),
  • Living Quarters for unaccompanied minor foreigners (Neinstedt).

The apprenticeship extends over three years, and includes various areas of study and is completed with an exam. The respective technical school will provide further details.

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, you are entitled to bear the title: „Licensed Early Childhood Educator.“

Your entry requirements for the apprenticeship are largely fulfilled with a General Certificate of Secondary Education and a successful completion as a social assistant. Please note the current requirements of your respective vocational school.

Please send us your application for the apprenticeship to the following address before March 31 of the intended year of entry:

Evangelische Stiftung Neinstedt
Personalentwicklung
Lindenstr. 2
065025 Thale / OT Neinstedt

Please submit the following application documents:

  • a statement of purpose
  • a tabular CV
  • certified school and training certificates
  • certified proof of professional activities and qualifications

You may obtain a certification of photocopied documents from the civil offices of your city or municipality.

We look forward to receiving your application and are always available if you have further questions!

In order to get to know the work area before applying, voluntary work in the foundation is possible.

Contact and Application

Evangelische Stiftung Neinstedt
Bereich Personal

Lindenstraße 2
06502 Thale OT Neinstedt

Ulf Koischwitz
Bereichsleitung Personal
Ulf Koischwitz
Evangelische Stiftung Neinstedt
Personal
Lindenstraße 2
06502 Thale OT Neinstedt

Training