Apprentice Nursery Assistant Nursery On The Green

If you are committed to the safeguarding of children and helping them to thrive and get the best start in life, this opportunity with Nursery On The Green is ideal for you.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 11 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    37.5 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    20 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Are you looking to start your career in a rewarding environment? If so kick start your career with this apprenticeship!

Duties include:

  • To support qualified staff with daily routines in the nursery.
  • To learn the skills of a nursery nurse, (on the job), working practically as part of the team.
  • To learn how to provide high quality childcare to our children.
  • Understand the importance of keeping everyone safe and the part you play.
  • To never be left unsupervised with the children
  • To gain a good understanding of child development and how this is important when caring for children
  • To contribute/complete children’s observations and records when required.
  • Create consistency.
  • To build positive relationships with the children, families, colleagues and internal/external professionals

We are now in the process of recruiting a passionate and dedicated Apprentice Nursery Practitioner to join our fantastic team. 

You will be joining the nursery to complete your apprenticeship for a period of 12-15, whereby you will then have the opportunity to apply for any suitable roles that Childbase may have within your local area.

As an Apprentice Nursery Practitioner you will be studying for a work-based qualification whilst you are with us and the nursery will support you with the experience required to achieve this. 
You will be contracted to work 37.5 hours per week to ensure you receive the best possible support.

As you will be providing outstanding care to the next generation, this role does require you to hold Grades A*-C in English and Maths or equivalent. You will be allocated time out of the rooms each week to complete your computer based learning as part of the NVQ.

We are looking for someone with a passion for wanting to work with Children so if this sounds like you please apply on the link below.

Childbase is an equal opportunities employer who is committed to promoting the welfare and safety of our children. All successful applications will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS/ CRB check.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • An awareness of child safety issues

Personal qualities

A warm, caring and patient nature.

Qualifications required

Must have A*-C GCSE Maths and English or equivalent.

Future prospects

On going development and training.

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.

About the employer

Rated one of the UKs extraordinary companies by Best Companies (2014), the employee-owned Childbase Partnership is also a UK Top 20 company to work for, because award-winning training and development programmes support staff in their daily pursuit of excellence. State of the art innovative learning through play programmes in imaginative age-appropriate spaces, both in and out of doors, ensures children of all ages are happy and confident.


Nursery On The Green


93 Thorncliffe Road



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Training provider

  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in Maths
  • Functional Skills in ICT
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Certificate in Paediatric First Aid
  • NVQ Level 2 in Children And Young People's Workforce

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through the link below :

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Sep 2017