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Early Years Apprentice THE SANDON TRUST

Sandon Primary School have a new apprenticeship opportunity for an Early Years Practitioner. You will be responsible for delivering a high standard of learning, development and care for children aged 0-5 years.

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Closing date: 24 Jul 2022

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, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Sep 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Deliver a high standard of learning, development and care for children aged 0-5 years
  • Ensure that the School is a safe environment for children, staff and others
  • Develop partnerships with parents/carers to increase involvement in their child’s development
  • Be responsible for any tasks delegated by the Senior Leadership Team
  • This is a great opportunity to gain new skills working in a School environment and could lead to a permanent position

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Numeracy and literacy

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Reliable
  • Patient
  • Friendly
  • Willingness to learn

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grades A*-C including maths and English (or equivalent)

Future prospects

  • This is a great opportunity to gain new skills working in a School environment and could lead to a permanent position

Things to consider

  • This role will involve working with children/young people so a DBS check will need to be completed

About the employer

Sandon Primary Academy is a Primary School based in Meir. We believe that children, staff and parents should work actively in partnership to enable all children to realise their full potential.




Normacot Grange Road



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Training provider

Newcastle-under-Lyme College & Stafford College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Newcastle-under-Lyme College & Stafford College


01782 254287

  • Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce
  • Functional Skills Level 1 ICT
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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