Beechwood Day Nursery

Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Intermediate (Level 2)

Beechwood Day Nursery (Employer)

Gp Strategies Training Limited (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £134.88
32.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, shifts TBC.
12 months (duration)
9 November 2020(start date)
Early Years Practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
30 October 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are looking for an apprentice who is passionate and enthusiastic about beginning a career in childcare, you will work alongside qualified Childcare Practitioners, supporting the care and development of children aged 0 to 5.


Day to day duties will include:

  • Providing a safe environment for children
  • Children's learning and development
  • Daily, weekly and monthly checks around the nursery
  • Meal preparation
  • Developing and maintaining good relationships with local schools and the community
  • Taking children on trips
  • Supporting children’s behaviour and acting as a role model
  • Ensuring the environment is stimulating and appropriate, including equal opportunities

Future Prospects

Upon completion of the 14-month apprenticeship program, depending on performance, you may be offered a full-time role within the Nursery.

Skills Required

  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Ability to use your initiative
  • Passionate about Childcare
  • A good work ethic
  • The ability to communicate effectively with children, parents and other staff
  • No experience needed, just the right attitude towards work, all training will be provided

Qualities Required

  • Responsible, independent and caring
  • Eager to learn and progress

Qualifications Required

GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Training Provided

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
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