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Apprentice Nursery Nurse Smart Kids Nursery

Fantastic new career opportunity, to work as an Apprentice Nursery Nurse for Smart Kids Nursery based in Aston (B6). This is an excellent opportunity to gain an Early Years Practitioner Level 2. Full training provided.

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Closing date: 27 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 - Friday between 8.00am - 6.00pm (Rota basis)

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    11 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Assisting the qualified staff with the day to day care of the children including cleaning, nappy changing and feeding
  • Working as part of a team to ensure a smooth running of the setting
  • Planning and completing activities with the children
  • This role requires you to be able to work as a team and provide activities for children that are fun, enjoyable, challenging and age appropriate. Throughout this role you will be giving children choices to enhance their self confidence and worth

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Team player
  • Organised
  • Good communicator
  • Good attention to detail
  • Willingness to train and develop further skills

Personal qualities

  • Caring
  • Patient
  • Desire to learn
  • Nurturing
  • Confident
  • Adaptable

Desired qualifications

  • Must have maths and English GCSE grade 9 to 2 (A* to E) or Functional Skills Level 1-2 or equivalents

Future prospects

Possible opportunity to progress onto full-time employment.

Things to consider

  • Please do not contact this employer. You must be eligible for the apprenticeship first with the training provider Gordon Franks Training, who will conduct the first interview (apply via the link as specified). Once successful, your details will then be forwarded to the employer, for you to be considered for this vacancy (we have lots of other vacancies too!)
  • Please research the employer and Gordon Franks Training

About the employer

At Smart Kids Nursery we believe in lifelong learning and offer as many interesting and stimulating learning opportunities throughout our nursery. Every minute can be important in your child's day and engaging your child in happy activities is what we aim to do all the time.


Smart Kids Nursery



Tower Road


B6 5BZ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Gordon Franks


Joanita Manka 0121 3333001

  • Level 2 BTEC Diploma for Early Years Practitioners
  • Functional Skills maths and English (if required)
  • Full training provided at employer site
  • Choice of online or paper based portfolio
  • Regular Assessor visits, observations and reviews
  • Witness testimonies from employer
  • Exams / Assessments / Workshops
  • Technical Certificate (industry knowledge)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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