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Nursery Nurse Apprentice Yeovilteenies Day Nursery

We currently have 1 vacancy for a Nursery Assistant Apprentice. We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and reliable person to contribute to the caring environment we provide for children within our care.

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Closing date: 01 Feb 2022

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: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As a member of our team you will support the day to day activities for the children, support their learning and monitor their development. Other duties will include:

  • Aid setting and clearing up the nursery
  • Provide a safe, secure and welcoming environment for the children and their families
  • Willingness to be involved
  • Build relationships and liaise closely with parents and other professionals involved within the nursery
  • Implement and deliver the curriculum
  • Contribute to planning
  • Support children’s daily care routines
  • Support the school drop off and pick-ups
  • Ensure that the children’s needs are met by offering structure, care and stability
  • Work in partnership with other team members
  • Respecting the confidentiality and privacy of information

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Flexible
  • To be able to work as part of a team
  • Sense of humour
  • Confident
  • The ability to work using own initiative
  • A willingness to learn and work alongside practitioners within the setting
  • An interest in children and how they develop and play

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

By becoming part of the team at Yeovilteenies you will have the opportunity to work with a highly skilled team and learn skills that will support you through your working life.

Things to consider

  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit:

About the employer

Yeovilteenies day nursery is dedicated to the needs of our children and parents. We hope that this is reflected in our communication with you. The aim of Yeovilteenies Day Nursery is to provide good quality childcare, for children aged between 3 months and 5 years, for service and civilian personnel employed at Yeovilton. The building is purpose built to provide a safe and stimulating environment and has a large safe outdoor area. The nursery is located at the little Yeovilton site, which is on the northern side of the B3151.


Yeovilteenies Day Nursery


. Rnas Yeovilton


BA22 8HL

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Strode College

Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

With 1 day a week at college to support understanding of the knowledge needed within the main qualification.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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