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Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Highfield, Southampton are looking for a L3 Nursery Apprentice to join their team.

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Closing date: 19 Jun 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 to Friday- 30 hours minimum- to be discussed at interview

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, local nursery in Highfield, Southampton are looking for a L3 Nursery Apprentice to join their team.

As a Nursery Apprentice, you will contribute to a high quality caring environment for children.
This includes:

  • Creating warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally.
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding.
  • Acting as key worker to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them.
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children.
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to.
  • Completing all work to desired timescales as set by Showcase Tutor.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Someone who has some experience working with children (babies, toddlers or pre-school)

Personal qualities

To be a confident, organised, reliable and creative person.

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths and English at 4/C grade or above is preferred but not essential.

A L2 Childcare qualification would be beneficial.

Future prospects

Once completing your L3 Apprenticeship, you may be offered a full time position and further training.

Things to consider

Please check that you can travel to this employer on a daily basis before applying. If you have any queries regarding the role, please contact James on 07715 658042

About the employer

Welcome to Highfield Nursery School, an exceptional nursery and pre-school located in the Portswood Residents' Gardens Conservation Area in Highfield, Southampton.

We care for and educate children aged from 12 weeks to eight years, providing a variety of services ranging from full day care, morning/afternoon sessions, before/after school and holiday care.

Our staff are highly qualified and committed to our core values, which place the child at the centre of every decision we make.





Brookvale Road


SO17 1QR

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Training provider

Showcase Training LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Showcase Training Ltd


James Sproat 07715658042

NCFE/CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Childrens Workforce (Early Years Educator)

  • Functional Skills: Maths and English at level 2 (Unless exempt)
  • L3 Paediatric First Aid
  • End Point Assessment

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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