Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Intermediate (Level 2)

Green Park Day Nursery (Employer)

GP Strategies (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £136.50
30.0 hours per week Monday to Friday Shifts T.B.C.
12 months (duration)
31 May 2021(start date)
Early Years Practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
10 May 2021 (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 4.


Day to day duties include:

  • Responsible for planning and setting out activitiesliliMaintaining the cleanliness of the room
  • Promoting the development of childrenliliRecording observations in children’s learning journeys via the settings
  • Supervise children at all times to protect them from dangerous or harmful situations
  • Share any child protection and safeguarding concerns with line manager
  • Respond to each child’s need for individual care and attentions and provide a high level of care that will enhance children’s general health and well-being
  • Assist in managing children’s behaviour
  • Contribute to and attend staff supervisions
  • Adhere to nursery policies, procedures and code of practice on confidentiality

Future Prospects

  • On completion of the apprenticeship program, depending on performance and availability, you may be offered a full time role with the Nursery

Reality Check

  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit:

Skills Required

  • Self motivated and able to use own initiative
  • Enthusiastic & Passionate
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Previous childcare experience is desired but full training will be given

Qualities Required

  • Willing to learn
  • Has an interest in how children develop
  • Willing to work with all age groups
  • Reliable & Flexible

Qualifications Required

  • Maths and English GCSE's Grade C / 4 equivalent

Training Provided

Early Years Practitioner Level 2 or Early Years Educator Level 3
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