Footsteps Day Nurseries Limited

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner - Intermediate (Level 2)


Footsteps Day Nurseries Limited

Training Provider:

Interserve Learning & Employment (Services) Limited

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday. Ability to work shifts between 7.30 am - 6.30 pm. Shifts to be confirmed.
duration: 12 months
start: 3 September 2020
Sutton Coldfield
Intermediate (Level 2)
Early Years Practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
27 August 2020 (application closing date)
We are looking for someone to take on a very exciting apprenticeship within the nursery.


Duties to include:

  • Assist with the supervision of children at play (indoors and outdoors) and at mealtimes
  • Assist with the delivery of the Early Years Foundation Stage framework
  • Take part in delivering the highest standards of care throughout the nursery
  • Demonstrate a commitment to understanding how children develop.

All positions are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory references.

You will be rewarded with the following:

  • Discounted childcare
  • Free Uniform
  • In house training for Continuous Professional Development
  • Annual Staff Awards Dinner and Christmas Party
  • Employee of the Month Scheme
  • Annual Staff Summer Outing
  • Nursery Welfare incentives to fund team building events

Future Prospects

The successful applicant would be able to progress onto Level 3 Childcare upon completion of the Level 2 programme.

Reality Check

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Passionate about the care of children
  • Good team player that shows initiative and a good level of common sense

Qualities Required

  • Passion and commitment for working in childcare
  • Commitment to complete work set within deadlines and complete your apprenticeship
  • Punctual
  • Hardworking
  • Helpful
  • Trustworthy
  • Honest
  • Friendly and bubbly nature
  • Creative

Qualifications Required

Preferred English and maths at GCSE at C+ / 5 but this is not essential or equivalent.

Training Provided

Training provided

  • Level 2 in Early Years
  • Functional Skills if required 

Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer.

Footsteps Day Nursery will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day.

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