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Apprentice Nursery Nurse Footprints Day Nursery

We’re looking to recruit an Early Years Educator Apprentice to assist with the planning and delivery of a wide range of activities to meet children’s needs!

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon - Fri 8am – 5pm or 8.30am – 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • To provide and maintain a high quality service to children and their families working as part of a staff team to meet children’s individual needs 
  • Create activities that are fun and educational for the children
  • To assist with the planning and delivery of a wide range of activities to meet children’s needs
  • To work within the EYFS and promote high standards of care for the children
  • To take any action required to ensure the safety and welfare of children and to report any concern immediately to the Manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to listen to instructions and to act on feedback given
  • Verbally confident with children & parents
  • To use own initiative and be proactive in your approach
  • To maintain the high standards in the delivery of the curriculum as well as maintaining the social, emotional and intellectual care for the children
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • To maintain the high profile of the Nursery and to uphold its standards at all times 

Personal qualities

  • Respect
  • Politeness
  • A general caring approach
  • Punctuality
  • Reliability
  • Cheerfulness
  • Enthusiastic
  • Good listening skills

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSE passes including English language

Future prospects

  • Full time position for the right candidate after successful completion of the apprenticeship

Things to consider

  • DBS check will be needed before you start with us

About the employer

At Footprints we pride ourselves on delighting children every day.

Founded in 2002 by Margaret Huntington following her role as Headteacher at the former preparatory school, St Brides, Footprints has remained a family day nursery ever since. Our nurseries are currently overseen by Margaret’s son and daughter, Dr James Huntington and Claire Huntington, who continue their mother’s desire to always encourage all children to enjoy being children.


Footprints Day Nursery


School Lane



SK11 9HD

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College


Maxim Business Training 01625 410000

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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