Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

School Nursery Assistant Apprentice New Marske Primary School

To develop skills, knowledge and experience in all areas of Childcare in the 2 year old nursery at New Marske Primary School whilst working towards an apprenticeship in Childcare.

Sign in to apply

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

    Monday - Friday, Hours to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    17 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Key Duties Include:

  • Support Practitioners to work alongside children to work effectively with the room leader and assistant and be able to follow instructions
  • To arrange rooms in accordance with the senior practitioner's instructions to ensure a purposeful and productive learning environment
  • To support the learning of pupils by implementing activities planned by senior practitioners
  • With support, to assess children's development, feeding back to senior practitioners
  • To use office equipment effectively such as photocopiers, telephone systems and computer equipment
  • To demonstrate a commitment to developing personal skills in accordance with the apprenticeship standard
  • To meet appropriate deadlines throughout the full apprenticeship period.
  • To complete assignment/projects which relate to the apprenticeship standard

General Responsibilities include:

  • To follow all school procedures and Health & Safety Policies. Guidance will be given to the candidate regarding these procedures
  • All employers are required to demonstrate a commitment when carrying out their duties which promotes and values the diversity and the equal opportunity in relation to employees within the school
  • To treat all information gathered for the school in a highly confidential manner
  • To positively promote the welfare of children, young people and ensure that safeguarding/child protection is everyone's responsibility; and to ensure in appropriate training and development opportunities which enhance the individual's knowledge and skill in responding to children, young people who may need safeguarding

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills 
  • Time management skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Work as part of a team
  • Develop positive relationships with parents, children, colleagues, and outside agencies
  • Patience
  • Passion for working with children

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English

Future prospects

  • This is a 18-month apprenticeship with the opportunity to progress within the role

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week)

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

New Marske Primary School aspires to provide a safe learning environment in which everyone feels a sense of belonging. Learners are encouraged to have high expectations for endeavour and are helped to develop the skills and qualities to succeed in their learning journey.


New Marske Primary School


Birkdale Road


TS11 8BN

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Redcar & Cleveland College


Anna Harper 07436 795883

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional skills maths & English, if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.