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Apprentice Childcare Practitioner Level 2 Smartypants

Smartypants are looking for an Apprentice Childcare Practitioner to join their team. The Nursery Practitioner Apprenticeship is based on caring for children aged between 6 months and 4 years.

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Closing date: today

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, between the hours of 07:30 and 17:45.

    Total hours per week: 34.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • Care for children ages 6 months - 4 years
  • Planning activities and opportunities for children's interests and abilities
  • Working as part of a team and have the ability to use own initiative during the workday
  • To provide a safe, caring, and nurturing environment both indoors and outdoors
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality
  • To understand, respect and implement nursery policies and procedures
  • Communicate effectively with children, parents, and staff

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Caring and nurturing
  • Work on own initiative
  • Reliable
  • Flexible on working times
  • Genuine love and care for children
  • Confident
  • Reliable
  • Motivated

Desired qualifications

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

Future prospects

Could lead to permanent position upon completion.

About the employer

Children's Nursery based in Little Marsden.




35 37

Romney Street



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Burnley College


Nathan Hodge 01282733221

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard.

Full training to be provided.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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