Gislingham Playgroup

Early Years Level 2 Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Gislingham Playgroup (Employer)

West Suffolk College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £150.50
35.0 hours per week Monday - Friday between 8:30am - 4:00pm
18 months (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
Early Years Practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
28 May 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Gislingham Playgroup are a committee run pre-school in a rural village location looking after children from the age of 2 years to school age. In a purpose built building on one level with our own garden. There is an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join the small team.


Main responsibilities:

  • Assist with the day to day running of the playgroup
  • Planning and supervising activities
  • Observing and recording children's progress following the Early years foundation Stage curriculum
  • Following Safeguarding and Health and Safety processes
  • Assist with cleaning and tidying

Future Prospects

There is potential of a permanent position on completion of the apprenticeship and the chance to work towards their Early years Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Reality Check

Some children have challenging behavior and special educational needs, you would need think about this before applying for role. We work term-time only.

Skills Required

  • Strong communication skills - confident to communicate with adults and children
  • Able to work in a team

Qualities Required

  • Caring
  • Patient
  • Good sense of humour
  • Fun-loving
  • Creative

Qualifications Required

Maths & English GCSE at 4 (C) or above or equivalent is preferred but not essential.

Training Provided

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship.

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