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Early Years Practitioner Apprentice Jpac Ltd

We are excited to be offering this great opportunity. We are welcoming applications from individuals who love working with children and are passionate about their development. Most of all, we believe our clubs are there for children to enjoy and as such we are looking for enthusiastic candidates who can deliver fun activities in a welcome setting.

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

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Closing date: 08 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday - Split shifts to cover early morning and late afternoon (shifts TBC)

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    10 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As an Early Years Practitioner Apprentice, duties will include:

  • To host and deliver a range of activities for children in guidance with EYFS
  • To be able to contribute and play an active part in the planning of daily activities
  • To Liaise with all parties including School MDs and parents to ensure specific requirements are met.
  • Be prepared for the potential to open and close the School Site.
  • Prepare and serve food when necessary.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The ability to understand and abide by our policies and standards in accordance with OFSTED and EYFS.
  • To be able to plan and organise in accordance with daily activities. 

Personal qualities

We believe the early years are a key stage in personal development and we are looking for candidates who can embrace our ethos and deliver an exceptional service as within our guidelines and policies.

  • Enthusiasm – To be passionate about the development and welfare of all children and recognise an inclusive environment.
  • Personal drive - A willingness to learn and work towards your qualification.
  • Punctual – This is a valuable service for which parents and guardians rely on us to deliver in a safe and secure setting.
  • Desire – A genuine nature to be part of a child’s development.
  • Family oriented – Not only do we work with children, but we also work with the families to ensure a child’s needs are met.

Desired qualifications

English and Maths GCSE Grade C and above or equivalent are desirable but not essential

Future prospects

From a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner, you can work towards a Level 3 Early Years Educator

Things to consider

A DBS check will be required for this role. Polo shirt and fleece or hooded top provided As this role offers an out of school service, there are split shifts Monday to Friday. There is an expectation to be available for school holidays and the working hours will be Monday to Friday 7:30 to 18:00 This is for a Level 2 apprenticeship, but we would like to hear from all applicants as level 3 can be offered for the right applicant.

About the employer

JPAC Ltd are the leading provider for out of hours childcare services covering Sheffield Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. A family run business with over 20 years’ experience. We offer range of activities and clubs for children of all ages for pre-School, after school and throughout the school holidays.


Jpac Ltd


Glebe Junior School, Hamlet Lane, South Normanton


DE55 2JB

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Training provider

W Academy & Education

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Wildes Education


Phil Stevenson 07867 455 995

Early Years Practitioner Level 2

Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Nov 2021