Busy Bees Day Nurseries (Trading) Limited

Childcare Apprentice at Busy Bees Ipswich Pinewood (Level 3) - Advanced (Level 3)

Busy Bees Day Nurseries (Trading) Limited (Employer)

Busy Bees Education & Training Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £11,830.00
35.0 hours per week Monday to Friday on a rota basis. Potential start is 7:30am and latest finish time 6:00pm. Shifts TBC.
21 months (duration)
24 October 2022(start date)
Early years educator (apprenticeship standard)
21 October 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Do you want to become a qualified Early Years Professional? Are you serious about a career in the Early Years sector? This role is ideal for anyone who has a genuine passion for working with children and is keen to learn and progress in their own professional development.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Planning stimulating activities for the children in your care in line with the EYFS
  • Assisting in delivering a high level of quality childcare maintaining a professional and positive outcome for both children and staff
  • Building effective relationships with children, parents and team members
  • Ensuring each child's individual needs are met
  • Work towards the apprenticeship standards provided by Busy Bees Education and Training with an expectation of completion within the agreed timeframe 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 3 Early Years Educator standard:

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification

This Level 3 course is for anyone interested in building a career in the children and young people’s workforce.

This includes learning the following:

  • EYFS
  • Safeguarding
  • Equality and diversity
  • Young children’s development
  • Importance of play
  • Communicating with babies and young children
  • Supporting the health and wellbeing of children
  • Supporting children with special educational needs (SEND)
  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • Paediatric First Aid

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

By completing the early years level 3 apprenticeship qualification, this confirms competence under supervision in these areas and serves as a progression pathway to the required successful career in childcare.

A possible permanent position as an early years level 3 qualified member of staff upon completion of apprenticeship

Reality Check

Applicant must be able to successfully obtain a DBS

Skills Required

Communication skills, Team working, Time Management, Motivation, Professional Development, Enthusiasm, Kindness, Approachable, Reliability, Confidence

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C/4 or FS Level 2) Desired
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