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Apprentice Nursery Practitioner Happy Tots Day Nursery (Furness) Limited

Happy Tots Day Nursery was registered in 1998 to provide high quality childcare for children in Barrow-In-Furness and surrounding areas. The setting is registered for 137 children, situated in a sandstone mansion on Abbey Road, we are a happy, homely and stimulating day nursery which takes full advantage of our extensive grounds and gardens.

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

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Closing date: 13 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 37.5 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    24 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Your duties as an Apprentice Nursery Nurse will include:

  • Building positive relationships with the children, families, colleagues and internal/external professionals
  • Ensuring that each child’s wellbeing is met and that they thrive in a safe environment
  • Safeguarding all children in our care
  • Observing, monitoring and engaging in children's play activities linked to the EYFS 
  • Activities will support children’s language and literacy, art and design numeracy and physical development
  • Keeping records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered
  • Learning how to provide high quality childcare to our children
  • Assisting in serving food to children, ensuring special dietary requirements are met

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Maths & English Skills (Good Level)
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Flexibility
  • Work as part of a team
  • Some childcare knowledge would be beneficial

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Patient and caring
  • The successful applicant will be keen to learn new skills and possess a high degree of common sense
  • Enthusiasm
  • Good timekeeping is essential

Desired qualifications

English and Maths GCSE minimum grade 4 ( Grade C ) or higher (or equivalent)

Future prospects

The potential for this role to develop into a full time role for the right candidate on successful completion of the apprenticeship.

About the employer



Happy Tots Day Nursery (Furness) Limited


Arndene Park

Abbey Road


LA13 9JY

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Training provider

Realise Apprenticeships Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Realise Apprenticeships Limited


Hayley Potter 07525903828

Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. Little Blossoms Childcare 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 Happy Tots Nursery and dedicated training provider, Realise.

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: 13 Dec 2021