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Apprentice Early Years Assistant Happy Days Childcare

An amazing opportunity to work for a fantastic company and begin your career in Childcare. Apply now to become Happy Days' new Apprentice!

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Closing date: 30 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

    8am - 4pm Monday - Friday term time

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Main purpose of the role:

  • To assist the Early Years Educators in providing a high quality, safe, stimulating and caring early years learning environment for up to 30 children aged between 2 and 4 years, complying with statutory requirements
  • To promote and maintain high standards of professional good practice in the setting
  • To support the Key Person with a group of children, as and when required
  • To assist with our lunchtime provision

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, appropriate to a variety of audiences
  • Competent level in ICT literacy

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Friendly, flexible approach

Desired qualifications

A minimum of Grade 3/D or above/equivalent in maths and English.

Future prospects

Potential for a full time position once the apprenticeship is complete and progression within the company.

About the employer

  • Day Nursery - term time only for children aged 2-4
  • Play scheme - all holidays excluding Christmas for children aged 4-11


Happy Days Childcare


Ecton Brook Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northampton College


Isobel McColgan 01604 734138

  • Early Years Practitioner Level 2
  • Functional Skills maths and English if applicable

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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