Tiny Muddy Boots Ltd

Apprentice Childcare Assistant Level 2 - Intermediate (Level 2)


Tiny Muddy Boots Ltd

Training Provider:

Harrow and Uxbridge College

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Mon-Fri (term-time only) - 7.30-15.00
duration: 24 months
start: 7 September 2020
Intermediate (Level 2)
Early Years Practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
31 August 2020 (application closing date)
A fantastic opportunity to begin your career in early year’s education has arisen. Level 2 Apprentice Early Years Practitioner.


Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Contribute to a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally through individual attention and group activities
  • Give support to other team members throughout the nursery setting
  • Work as part of a team in order to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, learn and develop
  • Look upon the nursery as a ‘whole’ where you can help be most utilised, be constantly aware of the needs of the children
  • The trainee’s duties must at all times be carried out in compliance with the school’s equal opportunities policy
  • Develop and maintain strong partnerships and communications with parents/carers to facilitate day-to-day caring and early learning needs
  • Be aware of the high profile of the nursery and to uphold its standards at all times
  • Be aware of sections 7 and 8 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Commit to Safeguarding children and provide support to other staff in ensuring children are kept safe and happy
  • Be flexible within working practices of the nursery. Be prepared to help where needed, including undertaking certain domestic jobs within the nursery, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleansing equipment etc
  • Work alongside the team to ensure that the nursery’s philosophy is fulfilled

Read, understand and adhere to all policies and procedures relevant to your role as deemed appropriate by the school.

Future Prospects

Discussed at Interviews

Skills Required

  • Willing to learn
  • Ability to take constructive feedback
  • Good verbal communication skills

Qualities Required

  • Common Sense
  • Dedicated
  • Punctual
  • Responsible
  • Positive attitude
  • General interest in working with young children

Qualifications Required

GCSE (or equivalent) ; maths, English, ICT (or Science) Grade C/4 or above

Training Provided

Early Years Practitioner Qualification Level 2

  • For level 2 apprenticeships, apprentices without English and mathematics at level 2 must achieve level 1 English and mathematics
  • Readiness for End Point Assessment
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