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Nursery Assistant Apprentice Threlkeld CofE Primary School

To provide support within the preschool environment to children and staff.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 15:30.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    14 Aug 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Getting pre-school children and their carers 
  • Helping to ensure good levels of behaviour both inside and outside school 
  • Contributing to planning and assessment of preschool and reception children
  • Encouraging independence in self-care 
  • Acting as a good role model to young children 
  • Playing alongside children, observing and extending their play

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Ability to build relationships with children 
  • Ability to build relationships with parents/carers 
  • Good organisational skills 

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic 
  • Caring and patient 
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Able to work as part of a team

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Discussion towards the end of the apprenticeship.

About the employer

Welcome to our School. Threlkeld Primary School is located in the shadow of Blencathra in the heart of the English Lake District.  We are a small, friendly school with 52 pupils and four teachers, assisted by many other staff and helpers.  We invite you to look around our website and find out more about us. Please scroll down to the news section at the bottom of the page to find out what we’ve been getting up to.


Threlkeld CofE Primary School


Blease Road


CA12 4RX

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by RWP Training Ltd


Katy Richardson 01228 593446

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Be Safe

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021