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Apprentice Childcare Assistant - Early Birds Day Nursery - ref -SB2169 Gypsy Lane Day Nursery Ltd - T/A Early Birds

This apprenticeship is a great way to achieve your Level 2 Early years 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: 01 Oct 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 to Thursday between 8.00am and 6.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Expected duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • 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

Desired qualifications

  • No formal qualification are required, but a willingness to learn and progress and a keen interest in moving forwards in a children's setting
  • English, maths and ICT at GCSE (or equivalent) Grade A*-C/9-4 would be an advantage

Future prospects

For the successful candidate there is a possibility of moving onto Early Years Educator level 3 and ongoing employment and progression within the role upon completion of the relevant qualification.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

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


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Eden Training Solutions


Sally Baldwin 01709889868

During this apprenticeship you will complete:

  • Early Years Practitioner Level 2 
  • Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT if needed
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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