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Early Years Practitioner Apprentice Kingfishers Child day nursery

Apprentices play a crucial part in supporting delivery of welfare and care in the early years. Supported by a suitably qualified Early Years Educator, you will interact and work with the children on a day to day basis, supporting the planning and delivery of play activities.

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

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Closing date: 15 Nov 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

    Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    12 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

  • Working closely with the children and their families
  • Helping set up food stations
  • Changing nappies
  • Observing children
  • Thinking of activities to carry out with the children
  • Maintaining good health and safety in the setting

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good Communication
  • Team work skills
  • Patience

Personal qualities

  • Bubbly
  • Loves to work with children
  • Always aims high
  • Passionate
  • Organised

Desired qualifications

  • Preferred math's and English at A*-C or 9-4 at GCSE or equivalent qualifications

Future prospects

  • Will be a job at the end of it for the right apprentice and due to having 4 settings, there's scope to work your way up and be promoted in one of the settings

Things to consider

  • DBS Required

About the employer

1 of 4 branches with around 50 staff members, this setting has been open almost 5 years, really large nursery, can accommodate 60 kids but soon to be 100


Kingfishers Child day nursery



Chipstead Valley Road



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Training provider

Realise Apprenticeships Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Realise Apprenticeships Limited


Victoria Flowers 0333 444 5055

Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. King Fisher Nurseries will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day.

If successful, you will complete a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship programme,
delivered through King Fisher Nurseries dedicated training provider, Realise. Which will include:

  • Early Years Practitioner Qualification Level: 2
  • Functional skills if needed

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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: 15 Nov 2021