Apprentice Childcare Assistant Gypsy Lane Day Nursery Ltd - T/A Early Birds

This apprenticeship is a great way to achieve your Level 2 or 3 Childcare qualification as well as gaining fantastic work experience. During this apprenticeship you will completing different tasks such as activities with the children and making sure they’re safe .

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Closing date: 07 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday between 8.00am and 6.00pm

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    08 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Job description:

  • Making sure all children are safe and treated equally.
  • Be involved in activities
  • Work with parents/carers/families as well to help encourage children.
  • To ensure good standards of safety, hygiene and cleanliness are maintained at all times.
  • To effectively deliver the EYFS ensuring that the individual needs and interest of children in the setting are met (in conjunction with other team members)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience working with children including babysitting
  • Work well within a team
  • Able to use own initiative

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Great personality and Fun person 
  • Good manners
  • Punctual
  • Able to use own initiative

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualification are required , but a wilingness to learn and progress and a keen intereset in moving forwards in a childrens setting
  • Englihs, Maths and ICT a GCSE Grade A-C would be an advantage (or equivalent)

Future prospects

For the successful candidate there is a possibility of ongoing employment and progression within the role upon completion of the relevant qualification

About the employer

Day Nursery in Worksop Nursery School (Privately Owned), Open all year, Full Day Care, Sessional Day Care Caters for children from 0 years 3 months to 8 years 0 months


Gypsy Lane Day Nursery Ltd - T/A Early Birds


Care of Creswell C Of E Infants Sch

Elmton Road - Off Gypsy Lane


S80 4HY

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Training provider

During this apprenticeship you will complete either:

Certificate for the Children and Young Peoples workforce (QCF) Level 2


Diploma in Children’s Learning and Development (Early Years Educator) (QCF) Level 3 

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Eden Training Solutions Limited


sally baldwin 01709889868

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Closing date: 07 Oct 2017