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Opportunity for a full time Early Years Level 3 apprentice at our rural Kindergarten, daily bus service is available.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 11 Aug 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

    Days and times to be confirmed - 30 hours per week, to include College and / or training hours.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Apprentice would be required to:

  • Help develop the personal, social and emotional skills of children
  • Provide a safe secure environment
  • Applicant must be patient, fun loving and enjoy being around children of all ages

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Adequate ICT skills
  • Be able to work as a team and self evaluate
  • A professional and confidential attitude is essential
  • A team player with excellent communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Be able to relate well to others
  • A professional and confidential attitude is essential
  • The ability to self-evaluate and accept constructive feedback

Desired qualifications

  • Maths and English GCSE 4/C or equivalent
  • A related level 2 qualification or equivalent experience
  • Adequate ICT skills and knowledge of the EYFS

Future prospects

There is the potential of future employment but this is dependent on the current climate.

Things to consider

There is a regular bus service, however, please consider how you will get to work each day. 

You will need to complete a DBS check. You will be supported to do this, 

About the employer

Tissington Kindergarten is a rural setting with approximately 70 registered children. We run four separate classrooms and have four separate play areas. It is a term time only setting with a large range of extra curricular activities, including Ballet, Science, Forest schools and cooking. We utilise our surroundings to engage the children, especially with the use of our own woodland for forest schools and scavenger hunts. All of our staff use tapestry as an online learning journal and parental communication.




The Old School House

The Green



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by University Of Derby


Apprenticeships Team 0800 0740099

Level 3 Early Years Educator.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through Buxton and Leek College.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Aug 2022