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Early Years Practitioner Level 3 Apprenticeship Little Folks Day Nursery Cape Street MISHI NURSERIES LIMITED

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to undertake an apprenticeship in early years. The successful candidate MUST be hard working and willing to learn and be looking to undertake a career in the early years sector. We are only seeking applicants who are committed and who have a natural ability to work with children.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 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 - Friday between 7:15am - 6:15pm (TBC)

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    12 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available


Apprentices form a valid role within our nurseries as employed members of the staff team.

It will be expected that apprentices progress from intermediate level 2. This starts your progression of career at Little Folks, hopefully going on to fulfil senior positions within our nurseries.

Please find below some of your duties and expectations as an apprentice:

  • Involvement in planning stimulating activities for the children in your care in line with the EYFS
  • Assisting in delivering a high level of quality childcare maintaining a professional and positive outcome for both children and staff
  • Building effective relationships with children, parents, and team members
  • Ensuring each child's individual needs are met
  • Contributing to the safeguarding of all children
  • Actively work towards the apprenticeship frameworks provided by BB
  • Training with an expectation of completion within the agreed timeframe
  • Be enthusiastic and proactive in developing your own skills within the workplace
  • Demonstrate commitment to continued professional development
  • Communicate with their line manager regarding the activities and progress within the room as an apprentice, you will be working alongside qualified staff who will show you the ropes. You will be assigned a mentor to provide you with support within your nursery, helping you to complete the tasks you need so you can progress in your qualification. You will attend learning & development courses at our training centres, where you will be provided with the knowledge to develop your personal skills and practice. Your Development Coach will visit you regularly in your nursery, assessing the work you are doing, providing recognition for your progress and vital guidance on how you can improve

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Work independently
  • Interact
  • Creative

Personal qualities

  • Pro-active
  • Work as part of a team
  • Willing to learn

Desired qualifications

  • Preferred level 2 childcare
  • GCSE A*-C/9-4 or equivalent

Future prospects

Permanent role within the company.

About the employer

Little Folks Day Nurseries are launching into an exciting new phase of development and are looking for a fantastic candidate to be part of our team.

At Little Folks, we are proud to carry on the ethos of the Sure Start programme previously delivered in the centre which is known from reshaping local service provision in the area, providing the outstanding, innovative, accessible, and responsive high quality of care.

The nursery belongs to the chain of 7 settings. As an inclusive setting, we are thrilled to provide not only excellent care to our children but also support our culturally diverse team. As a result, we are surrounded by creative, innovative, and passionate practitioners from different backgrounds who are motivated to go beyond in delivering high-quality interactions and teaching full of fun!




42 Cape Street


B18 4LE

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Training provider

Performance Through People

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Performance Through People


The Apprenticeship works 01922 651100

  • Early Year Practitioner L3 Standard
  • Maths & English L2 functional skill if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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