Mucktubs Pre-School Playgroup

Early Years Level 2 Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Mucktubs Pre-School Playgroup (Employer)

Babcock Training Limited (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £103.20
24.0 hours per week 24 Hours Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri shifts between 8am-3.30pm Due to the nature of the business this vacancy is for term time only.
17 months (duration)
10 May 2021(start date)
Early Years Educator (apprenticeship standard)
23 April 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to complete an Apprenticeship Standard in Early Years Practitioner with a friendly employer at Mucktubs delivered by Babcock Training. Duties include contributing to a caring environment for children. Apply Today!


In line with standard working hours within the industry this vacancy is less than 30 hours per week. The overall duration of the apprenticeship is therefore extended accordingly.

This is an exciting opportunity to begin your career in the childcare sector at Mucktubs.

The role is to work as part of a large team, it requires caring for all the children's care needs alongside assisting with full range of daily duties. We are looking for someone who enjoys spending time with a variety of aged children and is willing to learn all aspect of the job role. In the role of an Early Years Apprentice you are required to train and study towards an Early Years childcare standard. As an apprentice you will be given a mentor in the nursery and a Regional Early Years Trainer, who will support and provide training whilst you are at work.

Your duties will include:

  • Supporting children in play and learning activities
  • Supporting with observations and planning for children’s development
  • Providing care routines
  • Supporting staff with daily routines in the setting
  • Contribute to the safeguarding of all children
  • Build effective relationships with children, staff and parents
  • Adhere to the settings policies and procedures

Future Prospects

Once the apprenticeship has been completed and passed, this could lead to an permanent position in the nursery. Further training is also available and encouraged to support you as part of your professional development as an Early Years Practitioner.

Reality Check

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.
Whilst on an apprenticeship an apprentice is entitled to an NUS card - found out more here

Skills Required

  • The potential candidate needs to have a range of communication skills

Qualities Required

  • The potential candidate needs to have an interest in early years
  • Be motivated
  • Punctual at all times
  • Use own initiative
  • For the job role they need to complete an early years standard
  • Have a positive approach to learning.
  • Willing to take direction from the childcare team

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent in maths and English A-C (9-4) is preferred but training in functional skills level 2 is provided.

Training Provided

Level 2 - Early Years Practitioner

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