Apprentice Nursery Assistant Montys Nursery

Day Nursery for children aged 3 months to 5 years.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    40 hours per week, 20% of which (8 hours) to be given for off the job training. These hours to be worked on a shift system between 8.00 a.m. and 6.00 p.m. with 1 hour for lunch

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    1 years

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Working under the guidance of the manager and colleagues, in order to support and extend the children’s learning.
  • Contribute own thoughts and ideas to long, medium and daily planning
  • Preparing the learning environment, assisting in the organisation of the room arrangement and resources.
  • Valuing and displaying children’s work.
  • Helping to encourage children’s development, independence, self-reliance, initiative and problem-solving skills.
  • Observing children’s activities and contributing to their written records
  • Working in a non-discriminatory way, being aware of differences and ensuring all children have equal access to opportunities to learn, develop and reach their potential
  • Maintaining respectful and genuine interaction with children
  • Being supportive and welcoming to parents / carers
  • Attending parent evenings as appropriate
  • Following the health & safety procedures to maintain a healthy & safe environment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Interested in a career working with babies and young children
  • Ability to demonstrate patience
  • Ability to reflect on learning and actively seek learning opportunities
  • To work constructively as part of a team, understanding roles and responsibilities and own position within these.
  • Able to display a commitment to the protection and safeguarding of children
  • Good communication skills, with clear spoken English
  • Able to work flexibly within a team, asking for and giving support as needed
  • Able to understand the importance of being punctual and the impact absence has on the effectiveness of the team

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Willing to learn
  • Helpful

Qualifications required

None needed.

Future prospects

Possible progression onto Advanced Apprenticeship.

About the employer

Montys Nursery is based in Richmond.


Montys Nursery



Thompson Avenue



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Training provider

Diploma in  Children & Young Peoples Workforce

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Richmond Borough Council

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017