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Nursery Nurse Apprentice Radcliffe on Trent Day Nursery

Apprentice Nursery Nurse required to work in a nursery environment, with opportunities to work at the forest school caring for children from 0-5 years. Interested in this role? Apply today!

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Closing date: 22 Oct 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

    Monday - Friday; shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Day to day duties will include:

  • Ensure children are within a safe caring environment following the settings safeguarding policy and procedures, under close staff supervision
  • Assist staff to ensure children’s individual care plans and routines are met
  • Provide and support stimulating activities to enhance children’s development
  • Interact positively with children, parents, visitors and other staff members
  • Make a positive contribution towards new ideas for activities and displays
  • Carry out domestic duties to ensure the smooth running of the nursery
  • Meeting and greeting of children and parents
  • Assisting children at meal times and preparing a hygienic environment
  • Help to provide children with stimulating activities that relate to their interests and which promote development linking to the EYFS
  • Preparing recourses and helping to create a warm, safe and friendly environment
  • Record and share information to relevant people in a professional manner
  • To gain knowledge from experienced staff using them as a positive role model

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Enthusiastic approach and a willingness to learn
  • Positive communication skills
  • Able to adapt
  • Work in a team
  • Good listening skills
  • Skills to help make a positive difference to the life of a child

Personal qualities

  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • To be able to demonstrate empathy and warmth
  • A good work ethic and sense of pride in their role
  • Desire to achieve high standards
  • Good time keeper

Desired qualifications

Minimum of GCSE or equivalent Grade A*-C in English language or literature and maths (grade 9-4 or functional skills).

Future prospects

Possible progression for the right candidate.

About the employer

A private brand-new state of the art day nursery situated in West Bridgford. The company has three nurseries in its chain and a forest school. The nursery is open 52 weeks of the year from 7.30am to 6.00pm. The company is constantly expanding in the numbers of children and facilities offered to not only the families at the nursery but the community as well. All staff are trained to the highest standards which in turn leads to an outstanding work force and outstanding care for the children.


Radcliffe on Trent Day Nursery



Main Road


NG12 2FD

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Access Training


Zoe Hayes 07918907110

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Standard.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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