Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Advanced (Level 3)


Mama Bears Day Nursery

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Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday
duration: 12 months
start: 22 April 2020
Advanced (Level 3)
Early Years Educator (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
15 April 2020 (application closing date)
If you are looking to enter into a career in childcare then an apprenticeship with Mama Bear’s Day Nursery and Pre-school could be for you.


As an Apprentice you will be trained to undertake the same responsibilities as an Early Years Practitioner (Nursery Nurse).


  • You will work as part of a team planning, monitoring and evaluating activities for children from birth to approximately five years of age
  • You will be responsible for the care and education of the children in the room within a key person structure
  • Ensuring the safeguarding and welfare of the children in the room at all times is essential
  • You will work to the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Statutory Framework
  • To support qualified staff with daily routines in the nursery
  • To learn the skills of a nursery nurse, (on the job), working practically as part of the team
  • To learn how to provide high quality childcare to our children
  • Understand the importance of keeping everyone safe and the part you play
  • To never be left unsupervised with the children
  • To gain a good understanding of child development and how this is important when caring for children
  • To contribute/complete children’s observations and records when required.
  • Create consistency
  • To build positive relationships with the children, families, colleagues and internal/external professionals

Future Prospects

On-going training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time position

Skills Required

You need to have a keen interest in the childcare Industry and be dedicated to working towards your Apprenticeship.

Qualities Required

You must be enthusiastic and able to work well in a team

Qualifications Required


Training Provided

Early Years Educator Level 3 

  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in maths
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