Horsham Montessori

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner


Horsham Montessori

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £120.00
30.0 hours per week 5 out of 7 days, shifts to be confirmed.
duration: 15 months
start: 3 February 2020
Intermediate(level 2)
Children and Young People's Workforce (apprenticeship standard)
31 January 2020 (application closing date)
This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career in childcare. You will be employed by a well established and professional employer and trained by an award winning training provider.


Apprentice Nursery Practitioner:

A fantastic opportunity has become available at Horsham Montessori Nursery.

They are looking for an Apprentice Nursery Practitioner to fit well within the team and learn skills on the job working with children

Duties Will include:

  • Caring for children
  • Preparing and maintaining environments to meet children's needs
  • Supporting children's play and learning
  • Supporting children's development
  • To help to keep children safe
  • Preparing snacks and help with their feeding and cleaning
  • Opportunities to travel to different sites

As an apprentice you will be included on a Children's and Young Peoples Workforce Apprenticeship, this will involve a Regional Trainer visiting you on a monthly basis observing you whilst you work.

Future Prospects

This vacancy is for a permanent position with the possibility of fulltime employment within Horsham Montessori Nursery upon the successful completion of the apprenticeship programme upon the successful completion of the apprenticeship programme.

Reality Check

Important information:

  • Employment is subject to a DBS check If you are relying on public transport, please check on availability before applying
  • The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

  • Good Communication
  • Ability to use computer
  • Adaptable
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Must be able to follow instructions from the room leader

Qualities Required

  • Polite
  • Patient
  • Punctual
  • Diligent
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Confidentiality essential

Qualifications Required

None specific - experience in caring for children would be preferred.

Training Provided

Level 2 Children and Young People's Workforce Apprenticeship:

  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Function Skills, if required

You will be assessed throughout the apprenticeship and complete the qualification based on the competencies within your job role.

You will be assessed by a combination of observations, professional discussion, question and answer sessions and self-study which is required to confirm your knowledge and understanding of the career route you have chosen.

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