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Childcare Apprenticeship Bumbles Nursery

An Apprentice is required to work in this busy nursery based in Aintree. You will work towards a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard.This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious, and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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Closing date: 03 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


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

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  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, Rotating shifts either, 08:00 - 16:00, 09:00 - 17:00, and 10:00 - 18:00.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • You will be actively involved in the day to day activities and care of young children from the ages of 6 months - 5 years
  • You will be involved in play activities, including outdoor play with the young children
  • Feeding children
  • Changing children
  • Craft and learning activities
  • General day to day care of the young children

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills

Personal qualities

  • Candidates must have the ability to build rapport with children of all ages
  • Candidates must be passionate about a career in childcare
  • You will be approachable, friendly, and nurturing
  • Excellent personal presentation
  • A good level of hygiene is essential

Desired qualifications

  • Candidates will need to hold or be capable of achieving GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English

Future prospects

  • Excellent career prospects for the right candidate. Will work towards completion of Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship
  • You are employed within this nursery full-time from day one. Possible permanent role for the right candidate. Possibility to progress onto an Advanced Level Early Years Educator Apprenticeship, subject to previous performance

Things to consider

  • This is hard work and it needs someone who is fully committed to this career from day one

About the employer

Large 35 place private day nursery based in Orrell Park Liverpool.  This nursery provides day care for young children aged between 0-5 years.


Bumbles Nursery


St Giles C Aintree Lane


L10 8LE

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training Plus Merseyside


Tracy Galvin 0151 709 6000

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

You will attend college 1/2 day per week at our site in Liverpool City Centre to undertake the theory part of your apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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