Early Years Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Helene Pearcey (Employer)

Exeter College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £129.00
30.0 hours per week Monday to Friday times TBC.
18 months (duration)
30 August 2021(start date)
Early Years Educator (apprenticeship standard)
20 May 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are looking for a level 3 childcare assistant working in a childminding set up within a residential premises. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.


We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic level 3 childcare apprentice. You would be working Monday to Friday 30 hours per week, between the hours of 0730 hrs and 1800 hrs. Working hours will change based on demand. The vacancy involves a paid day’s college-based study.

Duties include:

  • Caring for children of all ages from 3 months -11 years old
  • Hosting and assisting in activities, day trips, breakfast, lunch and dinner duties with the children
  • Assist with classwork and learning
  • Completing child observations and paperwork for their development files
  • Supporting positive behaviour
  • Following health and safety and safeguarding guidelines
  • Assisting the business owner with her day to day duties
  • Reporting back to parents

Future Prospects

Progression into employment if applicable.

Skills Required

  • Knowledge of EYFS curriculum
  • Good level of written and IT skills

Qualities Required

  • Ability to work to own initiative
  • We are looking for a very reliable person
  • The job involves child to adult ratios, so we need a member of staff with good time keeping skills and commitment to the job

Qualifications Required

Maths and English GCSE grade 4 (A-C) or above (or equivalent).

Prior experience of working with children.

Training Provided

  • Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner (Early Years Educator)
  • Functional Skills in ICT (where applicable)
  • Functional skills in maths and English (where applicable)
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