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Apprentice Early Years Practitioner Catherine Ann Ogilvie

In this role you will participate in activities including trips to local parks, playgroups and cafes as well as providing stimulating activities within the home setting. Observing, recording outcomes and reporting children’s progress with parents and other professionals will be required. Also prepare nutritious meals and help with cleaning duties.

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

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


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    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, 07:30 - 17:30.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    17 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    08 Dec 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • To provide stimulation and educational activities. Including art, baking, singing and storytelling
  • To supervise children in the setting as well as at playgroups, parks and cafes
  • To use the setting online system to record children’s development and daily events
  • To communicate effectively and build excellent working relationship with parents and external professionals as required
  • To walk children to and from school
  • You will be actively encouraged to put your own ideas into practice too

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent timekeeping skills
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Creative
  • Team player
  • Caring
  • Enthusiastic
  • A passion to learn and evolve

Desired qualifications

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

Future prospects

Progress to a Level 3 qualification.

Things to consider

This is a great opportunity for the right person who is wanting to achieve an Early Years Practitioner level 2 qualification. You will gain a wealth of experience from a highly qualified and motivated childminder to provide the best possible care and learning opportunities for children aged 0-8 years. 

About the employer

A great opportunity to work for a Child Minder setting promoting emotional well-being and supporting children to be self-regulated learners who are encouraged to showcase their own learning styles through their creative play. Providing sustainable, ethical and Fairtrade resources which support many ways of learning, including Waldorf and Montessori practices.


Catherine Ann Ogilvie



Cherry Tree Way



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bury College

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

This is a work-based qualification with timetabled classes.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below. Complete the form at the bottom of the vacancy with your details and attach a copy of your CV. A member of the Bury College Apprenticeship Team will then be in touch regarding your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Oct 2021