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We are seeking a Nursery Apprentice to join our new private day nursery in the heart of Langley. The position would suit an individual who is keen on pursuing a career in childcare.

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Closing date: 29 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 to Friday. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jan 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The successful candidate will engage in a work-based learning programme, to work towards a level two early years qualification.

  • Provide a high standard of emotional, social, and intellectual care for children aged between two to five years
  • Positive management of children's behaviour, providing a good role model
  • Supervision of children at mealtimes
  • Providing support to other staff members in the team
  • Assist the nursery staff to implement the daily routine in the allocated room
  • Personal care needs for children
  • Adhere to the Policies & Procedures of the organisation and compliance with the Children Act, Health and Safety legislation and within the guidelines of Ofsted and the Early Years Foundation Stage

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organisational skills able to work effectively
  • Communication skills able to adapt themselves to communicating with young children, their parents and staff
  • Good listening and verbal skills and ability to record information clearly

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiasm for working with young children
  • Ability to be punctual and reliable for work in the setting
  • Able to work in a small team
  • Ability to work flexibly – occasionally working hours might be changed, e.g. if the setting hosts a Parent’s Evening or staff meeting

Desired qualifications

No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

Once level two qualified, the candidate will be considered for a permanent position within the team and for further development.

About the employer

Adventure Learning Childcare Ltd is a new 30 place private day nursery in Langley. We accommodate nursery places for children aged between two and five years and will take private and funded children.





Langley Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Childcare Company


Lauren Coughlan 01753 596004

The Childcare Company is an Ofsted ‘Grade 2 Good’ established leading National training provider delivering high quality apprenticeships in partnership with childcare employers to support the development and growth of our workforce.

The Childcare Company is dedicated that each apprentice has the best possible learning journey, by providing training that develops the apprentice’s workplace skills, knowledge and personal development (behaviours), that will have a positive impact on them, in their workplace and in the wider society and most importantly sets a solid foundation to progress in their chosen career path.

Training is delivered through blended learning.  Supported by one our sector specialist tutors the tutor will deliver teaching sessions using a variety of methods including; face to face, Skype, virtual classroom, face time and telephone and additionally provide support and motivation.  Working in partnership with the employer, apprentices will be provided with ‘on the job’ and ‘off the job’ training during their paid working hours. 

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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