Little Forest Schools Ltd

Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Little Forest Schools Ltd (Employer)

North East Surrey College of Technology (Nescot) (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £200.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday - Full-time, 8am to 4:30pm. Part-time 8am to 2pm.
24 months (duration)
1 September 2021(start date)
Early Years Educator (apprenticeship standard)
3 positions available
31 July 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

You will need to have a passion for the love of outdoor life and a caring approach for all children up to the age of 5 years. You will help every child to nurture a love of nature whilst delivering learning in a fun filled way. You will support the children’s learning and development along with enhancing their understanding of risk taking.


  • You will be supported throughout your time with us and you will be required to demonstrate excellent communication and listening skills with children, parents and all team members
  • You will need to organise and plan the children's day, tidy and clear away and respond to children's different needs whilst keep the children safe at all times
  • You will be required to undertake key person responsibilities and complete learning journals through observations and assessments of the children’s learning and participate in training and attend staff meetings  

Future Prospects

We have an extremely high succession rate within our apprenticeship program and staff who have progressed onto management level.

Reality Check

Please only apply if your travel to the employer is a reasonable distance to commute twice daily.

Skills Required

It’s essential that you have a caring nature with endless patience, some creativity, bundles of energy and most importantly be able to have lots of fun and enjoyment!

Qualities Required

To be able to work as part of a team, be a good communicator, be able to communicate with children at their level, be passionate and authentic, always persevere, be practical and patient but also be willing to take risks, be flexible, respect children and their families, love learning, be energetic and able to have lots of fun.

Qualifications Required

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

Training Provided

Early Years Educator L3 Apprenticeship

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