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Childcare Apprenticeship (Tiny Treasures) Tiny Treasures Day Care Ltd

An opportunity for a motivated and ambitious individual. Join a childminder setting which is looking to grow and go places.

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Closing date: 17 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday between 9.00 am-4.30 pm

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    64 weeks

  • Possible start date

    18 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will be working within a home setting, to deliver the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements set by Government for the learning, development, and care of children from birth to 5 years old.

Daily duties include:

  • Preparing and supervising meals
  • Educating children through play and developing their literacy and numeracy and personal care life skills
  • Preparing fine and gross motor learning opportunities through arts/crafts, messy play, cooking and physical exercise
  • Going on outings
  • Nappy changing, toilet training
  • General cleaning to ensure a safe environment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communicator: with both adults and children
  • You need to have a good command of English 

Personal qualities

  • Passionate about children
  • Good sense of play
  • Creative and energetic
  • Self-sufficient: someone with a positive attitude, who can take initiative and be relied upon
  • Punctual
  • Empathic

Desired qualifications

5 GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalents)

Future prospects

Level 2 Apprentices are encouraged to continue to obtain their Level 3 as this will lead to management opportunities in their career development.

We are a small business which is keen to grow, the right candidate can take an active role in this development furthering their own career at the same time.

Things to consider

Full DBS and a paediatric first aid certificate are required for this role.

Applicants who do not currently possess these but are confident they will pass the DBS check are welcome to apply, as these qualifications can be arranged.

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

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

Childminders offer home-based family-style childcare for families who prefer not to send their children straight to nursery, or who want to combine a home life with some part-time nursery days. We support the family, not just the individual, when we are caring for their child and teaching valuable life skills.


Tiny Treasures Day Care Ltd



Brighton Road

South Croydon


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Training provider

JACE Training Ltd

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Jace Training & Assessment


sue cornish 0208 773 8146

  • Level 2 in Childcare
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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