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Early Years Practitioner Apprentice Toddler's Den Ltd

As an apprentice, you are encouraged to work as part of the nursery team to gain as much practical experience as possible throughout the duration of your course. You will be welcomed and encouraged to work alongside qualified staff.

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Closing date: 13 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday (shifts to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • To support qualified staff with daily routines in the nursery
  • To learn the skills of a nursery nurse, (on the job), working practically as part of the team
  • To learn how to provide high quality childcare to our children
  • To show commitment to achieving the apprenticeship in the agreed timeframe
  • To work in partnership with your assessor
  • Understand the importance of keeping everyone safe and the part you play
  • To ensure you attend all the training courses and staff meetings as required
  • To complete and submit work to agreed timelines
  • To work with all age groups
  • To never be left unsupervised with the children
  • Demonstrate a proactive approach using your initiative and showing resilience to take responsibility for getting things done
  • To maintain the upkeep of your Practical Training Record
  • To learn, understand and implement the Tiny Tots policies and procedures within the nursery
  • To understand the values and principles of the sector and implement in your daily routine with the children
  • To follow the EYFS when caring for our children
  • To support and promote diversity and equality
  • To gain a good understanding of child development and how this is important when caring for children
  • To contribute/complete children’s observations and records when required
  • Ensure you work as part of a team towards a common goal sharing ideas and feedback to create consistency
  • To build positive relationships with the children, families, colleagues and internal/external professionals demonstrating appropriate behaviour and expectations
  • To understand and promote the ethos of the company and uphold the highest standards of childcare
  • To understand and observe the rules of confidentiality
  • Drive own development through active participation in progress reviews, appraisals, one to ones and requesting supervisions when required
  • Take a BOLD approach to your on and off job training
  • To arrive in the nursery and for training following the correct company uniform policy every day
  • Promote the nursery to current parents and potential customers, taking a bold approach to stand out amongst competitors
  • To be a reliable member of the team
  • Uphold children/ parents/ staff confidentiality
  • To ensure children are safeguarded at all times and understand to implement the safeguarding procedure

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail
  • Brilliant communicator
  • Ability to follow and uphold procedures and policies

Personal qualities

  • Careful and considerate
  • Confident
  • Patient
  • Friendly

Desired qualifications

Studied at GCSE level (or equivalent)

Future prospects

  • Upon completion of the apprenticeship, there is the opportunity for a permanent position depending on the employer.

About the employer

Toddlers Den Nursery is dedicated to the health and safety of all their children and staff. Thoroughly maintaining all procedures and policies, so that every day is a fun and beneficial day to each child. Understanding the importance of a child's early development is what helps the nursery to help their children thrive.


Toddler's Den Ltd



Towpath Close


B9 4QA

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by THE RECALVI ENTERPRISE LTD


Jordan Henry 02038296931

  • Early Years Practitioner Level 2
  • Functional skills if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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