Little Sneakers Nursery

Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship


Little Sneakers Nursery

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Weekly wage £117.00
30.0 hours per week Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm - TBC on interview
duration: 12 months
start: 29 October 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Children and Young People's Workforce (apprenticeship standard)
28 October 2019 (application closing date)
A vacancy has become available in the Studley area of Warwickshire with a lovely nursery for someone looking to complete a level 2 apprenticeship in Childcare.


An opportunity has arisen with an employer in the Studley area of the West Midlands for an Apprenticeship position in Childcare. The candidates will report to the team manager each day, who will then indicate which team the candidate will be assigned to. Within the team the candidate will assist the other Nursery Assistants to plan and organise both fun and educational activities whilst taking care of the children’s personal needs.

Other Key Responsibilities may include the following:

  • Assisting the qualified staff with the day to day care of the children including cleaning, nappy changing and feeding 
  • Working as part of a team to ensure a smooth running of the setting 
  • Planning and completing activities with the children 
  • Supporting the children’s development, learning and play 
  • Completing development records for the children 

The successful candidate must be committed to a learning pathway within a vocational setting with full training up to Level 2 Apprenticeship in Childcare, (with the possibility of progressing to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare where appropriate). This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

Future Prospects

Full training up to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare.

Reality Check

Candidates are advised to check the location of the vacancy prior to application and be able to travel to and from the location setting. ONLY CANDIDATES WITH A GENUINE DESIRE TO WORK IN THE CHILDCARE SECTOR NEED APPLY.

Skills Required

  • Reliable 
  • Mature 
  • Good time keeping

Qualities Required

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

Qualifications Required

  • Good Literacy 
  • Good Numeracy

Training Provided

  • Full Training up to Level 2 Childcare
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required