Sunflower Day Nursery

Childcare Apprentice


Sunflower Day Nursery

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Weekly wage £117.00
30.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, Shifts TBC
duration: 14 months
start: 20 January 2020
Intermediate(level 2)
Children and Young People's Workforce (apprenticeship standard)
16 January 2020 (application closing date)
If you’re passionate about working with children this is the perfect opportunity to join our team within a warm, friendly environment where we are dedicated to nurture, cherish and develop early years children.


Duties to include:

  • Working alongside our experienced staff members across all areas of the nursery
  • To develop a good relationship with staff members, parents and children
  • Being mentored by staff across our different rooms and obtaining experience that can develop into a career in childcare
  • Safeguarding our children, working with the EYFS to maintain standards of education and levels of development
  • Working with senior staff members to develop good practice in the work you do whilst maintaining the policies and procedures in place
  • To be willing to learn and work towards gaining a level 2 or level 3 qualification

Future Prospects

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship there will be the opportunity of a permanent place within the nursery, depending on performance

Reality Check

Skills Required

  • Able to work as part of a team and communicate effectively with staff members, parents and children

Qualities Required

  • Passionate to work in childcare
  • Warm personality
  • Willing to learn

Qualifications Required

No formal qualifications required

Training Provided

Working towards a level 2 Children & Young Peoples Workforce qualification or a level 3 Children & Young Peoples Workforce (Early Years Educator) qualification, depending on the current qualifications held by the successful candidates

Paediatric first aid and in other in-house/online qualifications including food hygiene

Functional skills if required

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