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Apprentice Childcare Assistant Kelton Nursery

If you are passionate about working with children and would you like to help children learn and develop the essential skills needed in life. Then this could be a wonderful opportunity for the right person to work in a busy nursery, set in beautiful surroundings

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Closing date: 24 Dec 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 TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Dec 2023

  • Date posted

    17 Dec 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • To work alongside Nursery Practitioners and assistants whilst contributing to the delivery of quality childcare provision
  • To help support the provision to be an inclusive, secure learning environment for young children
  • To maintain effective relationships with parents, carers and staff in order to meet the needs of children and contribute to the assessment of children's needs and care to support their development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work well with others and carry out tasks under supervision
  • To have an ability to communicate effectively
  • To have experience working within a childcare setting

Personal qualities

  • To be patient, kind, reliable and willing to participate in training and development
  • To be able to communicate with children, staff, parents and carers

Desired qualifications

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

Future prospects

This Nursery offers opportunities for full-time employment for the right candidates.

Things to consider

This is busy and demanding role, yet it is extremely rewarding for those who wish to pursue a career in childcare. 

About the employer

Kelton House Nursery is a busy nursery based in the South end of Liverpool. Kelton Nursery offer a range of services to meet the needs of a busy family, including Holiday and After School care. They provide high quality childcare and education to children aged between 6 weeks and 5 years in a warm and safe environment for 51 weeks of the year.


Kelton Nursery


Kelton House

Park Avenue

L18 8BT

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North West Community Services (Merseyside) Ltd


Shirley Ashcroft

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes:

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

Training will be provided by North West Community Services.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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