Totterdown Preschool

Preschool Practitioner Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Totterdown Preschool (Employer)

Professional Training Solutions Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £8,128.90
32.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 7.45-3.15
18 months (duration)
23 September 2022(start date)
Early years educator (apprenticeship standard)
22 September 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care. To support the Preschool in implementing a quality EYFS curriculum ensuring stimulating and varied play and learning for all children


What will the apprentice be doing?

Your duties will include the following: 

  • Set up the preschool and prepare any activities that need specific
  • Prepare snack and clean relevant areas.
  • Support the children in fulfilling their needs and following routines.
  • Changing nappies
  • To partake in Forest school activities.
  • To plan and implement activities for the children
  • To clean resources and restock
  • To be a key worker for a group of children
  • To report back to parents both verbally and in written form
  • To take observations using tapestry.
  • To tidy away resources at the end of the session
  • To take carpet time and supervise lunch.
  • To know, understand and adhere to polices and procedures
  • To follow safeguarding procedures
  • To work alongside other members of the team.
  • To attend training sessions and staff meetings outside of the usual work hours.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 3 Paediatric first aid
  • To be completed at apprentices work place

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • To become a qualified Level 3 practitioner
  • To take a lead in an area
  • To eventually progress to managing

Reality Check

Additional benefits • Flexible and reasonable working hours that fit around your personal family life • No requirement to work outside of contracted hours except staff meetings and training. • Paid for Christmas and end of year celebrations • Time off when needed to attend to children or personal days out. • Staff bonus when funds allow • Limited paperwork * 2 days paid leave during term time • Training time paid for and whenever possible undertaken within working hours • Pension • 14 weeks holiday

Skills Required

Team working, Creative, Patience, Positive, Friendly, Happy, Calm, Willing to learn

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4/C-9/A) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C-9/A) Desired
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