Childcare Apprenticeship



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Weekly wage £137.00
35.0 hours per week Monday - Friday - TBC on interview
duration: 12 months
start: 28 October 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Children and Young People's Workforce (apprenticeship standard)
21 October 2019 (application closing date)
The Spotty Zebra Day Nursery operate all year round, closing only for bank holidays. Our day starts at 7:30am and end at 6:00pm Monday to Friday. We provide high quality care and early learning for all children aged from birth to when they start school.


Children are at the heart of everything that happens as we believe children will thrive in an environment that is happy, where they are able to feel safe and secure, and feel they are valued and respected. Our caring atmosphere and Key person system supports children to build a solid foundation of confidence and self-esteem.

Our primary aim is to create a relaxed, caring environment where experienced staff nurture children’s learning and inspire children to create positive attitudes, good relationships, manners and effective social skills.

Duties include:

  • Helping children to learn numeracy and language skills through games
  • Observing children and making notes to write reports
  • Making sure children are safe and well

Future Prospects

Possibility of progression to Level 3.

Reality Check

Candidates are advised to check the location of the vacancy and if they are able to travel to and from the setting on a daily basis. Only candidates with a genuine desire to work in the Childcare sector need apply.

Skills Required

  • Good timekeeping
  • Team Working

Qualities Required

  • Outgoing personality
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Committed
  • Able to work using own initiative
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Commitment to a pathway of learning in a vocational setting

Qualifications Required

GCSE A*-C (9-4) English and maths or equivalent.

Training Provided

Level 2 Children and Young People's Workforce.

Functional Skills Level 2 for maths and English (if applicable).

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