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Outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to kick start their childcare career working for Ladybird Private Day Nursery at Folly Brook House located in Winton.

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Closing date: 30 Nov 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 to Friday on a shift pattern, 7.30am - 6.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    19 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As a nursery nurse apprentice you would work with children from birth to around eleven years of age, helping them to develop and learn. You will create stimulating learning environment that help the children grow their interpersonal and academic skills.

Duties may include:

  • Plan and evaluate daily activities and ensure all evidence is recorded to extend the child’s learning in line with EYFS Framework
  • Interact with children in an age appropriate manner
  • Create Fun learning environments both indoors and outdoors
  • Encourage Language and Communication development
  • Feedback to Parents in a Professional and consistent manner
  • Ensure you adhere to all Policies, Procedures and Legislation's within your environment
  • Ensure Safeguarding the children is core to all our activities
  •  Work indoors and outdoors

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good time keeping
  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Passionate about working with children
  • Well mannered
  • Approachable
  • Well presented
  • Confident

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grades A*-D or equivalent are essential for this role

Future prospects

  • Following successful completion of your Level 2 Qualification you may be given the opportunity to progress to a fulltime role or to do your Level 3 Qualification

Things to consider

  • This vacancy is subject to the completion of an enhanced DBS check. You will need to supply evidence of photographic ID when attending an interview with this employer

About the employer

Ladybird Private Day Nurseries are committed to providing high quality childcare and education to the community of Eccles. Our nurseries on New Lane, Peel Green and Parrin Lane, Winton have been developed to the highest standards into warm, caring and homely environments where all children can learn and developOur area manager is an Early Years Professional with over 35 years of experience in childcare. We employ experienced childcare practitioners who are passionate about quality and inclusive practice. Our nurseries have excellent links to local transport and motorways. Both have parking facilities for parents to drop off and collect children. We believe we have staff teams and environments where children can become confident learners and ready for their next steps All nursery rooms are carefully planned and resourced to create environments in which children can play learn and flourish. Our outdoor areas offer opportunities to exercise, play and to become little gardeners, through planting and growing. We are committed to the health and well being of the children in our care and have written our own;Tooth Health policy




7 Parrin Lane



M30 8AY

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Salford City College


Abbie Thomson 0161 631 5555

  • Level 2 Early Years Practicioner Apprenticeship standard
  • Functional Skills Level 1 maths, English and ICT are completed with the Apprentice if a prior GCSE grade A-C/8-4 or equivalent has not already been achieved

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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