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Childcare Apprentice MRFR LIMITED

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Stroud, Petersfield is looking for a L2 (or L3) Nursery Apprentice to join their team.

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Closing date: 03 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

    40 hrs per week (as per rota) - Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    08 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Stroud, Petersfield are looking for a L2 (or L3) Nursery Apprentice to join their team.

As a Nursery Apprentice, you will contribute to a high quality caring environment for children.
This includes:

  • Creating warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding
  • Acting as key worker to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to
  • Completing all work to desired timescales as set by Showcase Tutor

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Someone who ideally has some experience working with children (babies, toddlers or pre-school)

Personal qualities

To be a confident, organised, reliable and creative person.

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent maths and English at 4/C grade or above is preferred but not essential
  • If the desired candidate has a recognised L2 Childcare qualification, the L3 standard is available on an 18 month basis

Future prospects

Once completing your L2 or L3 Apprenticeship, you may be offered a full time position and further training.

Things to consider

Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying. If you have any queries regarding the role, please contact James on 07715 658042

About the employer

Welcome to the Old Dairy Farm Nursery in Petersfield, where your child can grow and learn in a safe and stimulating environment. Our nursery is set on a working farm, in beautiful surroundings, nestled at the foot of the South Downs National Park. We feel that it is a very special place and we are excited to share it with you and your children. 

​In 2017 our two farm cottages were refurbished to a high standard to form our new nursery building. We are a family run business in Petersfield employing a passionate team of qualified staff who are dedicated to maintaining a high quality of care and education. We have unlimited access to the great outdoors, making all year round outside learning an important part of our culture.  We do everything we can to make sure the environment is the very best to nurture the children in our care.





Winchester Road


GU32 3PB

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Training provider

Showcase Training LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Showcase Training Ltd


James Sproat 07715658042

NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner

  • Functional Skills: English and maths at level 1 minimum (unless exempt)

If the desired candidate already holds a valid L2 Childcare qualification or sufficient experience, the L3 Early Years Educator is available on a 18 month basis.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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