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Apprentice Nursery Practitioner Tiny Teddies Day Nursery Ltd

Caring for children in a day nursery. Following daily routines including personal care and providing a safe and friendly environment. Observing children and supporting their development.

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Closing date: 30 May 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

    Nursery is open 8.00am - 6.00pm Monday to Friday. The apprentice will be required to work on a rota basis. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

A nursery practitioner plays an important role in caring for young children.

Duties will include:

  • Planning and organising both fun and educational activities
  • Taking care of children’s personal needs
  • Helping children to learn numeracy and language skills through games
  • You will need to be enthusiastic, punctual, reliable and willing to learn

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience of working with children in a nursery setting is required

Personal qualities

  • Outgoing personality
  • Able to work using own initiative
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Commitment to learning
  • Must have a good hardworking, enthusiastic attitude with good levels of confidence
  • Have a caring and patient nature

Desired qualifications

  • No prior qualifications required, however, GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English would provide exemptions from Functional Skills

Future prospects

  • As an apprentice, you will be encouraged to embrace training opportunities within the nursery and childcare sector as a whole
  • Possible progression routes after Level 2 could be an Advanced Apprenticeship for the Early Years Educator (Level 3)

Things to consider

  • A DBS is required to work with children, you must be able to provide identification for this i.e. passport, birth certificate, driving licence, utility bill. You will also need to provide two references

About the employer

Tiny Teddies Day Nursery Ltd is a family run business founded in November 2003. It is a leading childcare provider in Coventry, Warwickshire and now boasts 4 successful day nurseries located in Radford, Allesley, Whitley and Chapelfields.


Tiny Teddies Day Nursery Ltd


15 The Avenue



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Coventry And Warwickshire Chambers Of Commerce Training Limited


Sophie Florance 02476231122

  • The apprentice will work towards an Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship (Level 2) including Functional skills maths and English (if required)
  • Weekly attendance at Chamber Training for 'off-the-job' training is included

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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