Childcare Apprenticeship Level 2 - Intermediate (Level 2)

Peter Pan Nursery (Employer)

Aspiration Training Ltd. (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £154.80
36.0 hours per week Monday - Friday (Times to be confirmed)
12 months (duration)
15 November 2021(start date)
Early years practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
8 November 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

To deliver a high standard of learning, development and care for children aged 0-5 years. To ensure that the nursery is a safe environment for children, staff and others. To be responsible for any tasks delegated by the Nursery Manager. To complete all academic aspects of the apprenticeship.


Main activities:

  • To provide a safe, caring, stimulating educational environment, both indoors and outdoors, at all times
  • To deliver an appropriate play based Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum that enables children to make individual progress
  • To help ensure the nursery meets Ofsted requirements at all times
  • To understand and work to preschool nursery policies and procedures, including how to deal with child protection issues appropriately and how to respond to incidents, accidents, complaints and emergencies
  • To plan activities which ensure each child is working towards the early learning outcomes
  • To be a key person
  • To ensure records are properly maintained, e.g. daily attendance register, accident and incident book, risk assessments
  • To liaise closely with parents/carers, informing them about the nursery and its curriculum, exchanging information about children’s progress and encouraging parents’ involvement
  • To work in partnership with senior management to update and review the self-evaluation and improvement plan
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as directed, in accordance with the preschool aims and objectives

Future Prospects

To progress to Level 3 in Childcare for the right candidate.

Reality Check

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

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Skills Required

  • Good timekeeping
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Must be committed to a career in childcare

Qualities Required

  • Outgoing personality
  • Great if able to work using your own initiative
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Commitment to a pathway of learning in a vocational setting

Qualifications Required

  • Good Numeracy - A-C Grades in maths or equivalent
  • Good Literacy - A-C Grades in English or equivalent

Training Provided

  • Full Training to Level 2 Early Years Practitioner
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English if required
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