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Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Severn Beach Primary School

Vacancy for an enthusiastic, happy and friendly apprentice who loves to be around children and is willing to learn. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 08 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    04 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Our main focus is to offer all the children in our setting the best care and start in life through play and fun activities, to keep them safe and to make them feel welcome and valued.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Support the children in our care to learn and grow in confidence through the provision of fun activities, kind caring support and encouragement
  • Bring ideas and enthusiasm to the work place
  • Be able to use their initiative
  • Play outside as well as inside and engage with Beach School
  • Understand how to keep children safe
  • Understand and follow the EYFS statutory framework
  • Take on key children as their confidence grows and write observations, assess learning and write reports
  • Be happy and be able to join in with the silly shenanigans that make childcare fun and joyful
  • Have good basic maths skills
  • Have a good use of the English language, both verbal and written
  • Have an enhanced DBS check
  • Change nappies and support children with their personal care
  • Prepare snack and support children at lunch times
  • Behave in an appropriate manner and be a good role model to the children
  • Be willing to attend team meetings and attend additional training required for the role such as First Aid, safeguarding and Health and Safety training

Term time hours only. Daily hours would be 8.30 - 3.30 with 1 day off to study each week. This study can be at home but evidence of work will be monitored.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Basic IT skills
  • Good use of the English Language both spoken and written
  • Good play skills

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Happy disposition
  • Confident enough to be able to be yourself and relax and play with the children without feeling self conscious or embarrassed

Desired qualifications

Maths and English at GCSE.

Future prospects

Possible employment at the end of the apprenticeship, numbers of children dependant.


About the employer

This is an outstanding preschool. We work hard to ensure the children get great quality care and education. Staff are valued and supported as part of a small and welcoming team.


Severn Beach Primary School


Ableton Lane


BS35 4PP

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd


Zoe Lawrence 02392981727

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required
  • Safeguarding
  • Health and Safety at work
  • First Aid
  • Access to many free short courses in Early Years based subjects

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Oct 2021