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Nursery Assistant Apprentice Bramblings Day Nursery Ltd

A fantastic opportunity for the right enthusiastic individual to assist in the day to day running of your designated room. you will have full contact and responsibility under supervision of designated children.

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Closing date: 07 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

    Nursery opening hours are between 7.30am - 6.30pm Monday - Friday; shifts to be confirmed. Total hours per week: 35

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Assisting with the full care of children i.e. ensuring that their physical needs (food and personal hygiene) are met
  • Assisting with safe, creative, appropriate play opportunities, preparing activities through/ within a stimulating environment
  • To be aware of responsibilities in respect of promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children, and work alongside others to ensure that this is achieved
  • Assisting with the provision of healthy / nutritional snacks and meals
  • Assisting the Room Supervisor with daily record keeping
  • Observation & assessment of key children, once delegated
  • Administering First Aid, as appropriate
  • Attend / undertake training, as appropriate
  • Carry out responsibilities and activities within an equal opportunities framework
  • Work within the settings Policies & Procedures
  • To be coherent with the EYFS and work with Supervisors, Management and others to ensure fully adhered to
  • Any other duties as may be reasonably expected of the post holder

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience of working with children 0-5 years, or genuine desire to learn to
  • An understanding of good quality childcare and willingness to continuously improve standards
  • A commitment to equal opportunities
  • Ability to assist and facilitate safe, creative play
  • Ability to communicate at all levels
  •  Ability to meet children’s individual needs
  • Desirable but not essential: Current First Aid Certificate/Basic Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Ability to use judgement and common sense
  • Ability to work as a team

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Responsible
  • Organised
  • Patient
  • Eagerness to learn and progress

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent English and maths at a pass grade

Future prospects

  • A future career in the industry

Things to consider

  • Role subject to a clear DBS check

About the employer

Bramblings is a small, family run children’s nursery located on Station Road, Parkgate at the junction with Grenfell Park, opposite Neston Cricket Club. We are fortunate to be close to the estuary marshlands with panoramic views of North Wales. Close by is the Wirral Way, thriving with the sights and sounds of wildlife.


Bramblings Day Nursery Ltd


Station Road


CH64 6QJ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Apprenticeship Works


Ali Askew

NVQ Level 2 Early Years apprenticeship 

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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