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Child Care Apprentice High Meadows Day Nursery

We are looking for a level 2 childcare Apprentice to join our small but busy setting nursery in a diverse community. You will be supported and surrounded by an experienced team who will help and guide you to gain your qualification. You will be involved in planning and delivering quality care to our children and maintaining our very high standards.

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

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Closing date: 17 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 7am – 6pm £4.30 per hour

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Carry out activities with the children
  • Plan activities to meet the needs of the children
  • Observe the children in their play
  • Ensuring all the children within the setting reach their full potential
  • Ensure the children are happy and thriving in a caring environment
  • Safeguard children
  • Cleaning duties
  • Supervising snacks and lunch

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Confident
  • Good attitude to work
  • To be a team player
  • Committed

Personal qualities

  • Maturity is essential
  • Work on own initiative
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Caring skills with the children aged 2 to 4
  • Good listening skills

Desired qualifications

Maths and English GCSE Grade 4/C or above.

Future prospects

Development within nursery setting with the possibility of progressing onto a L3 with team leading roles and responsibilities.

About the employer

High Meadows Day Nursery Limited is situated within the grounds of the Royal Bolton Hospital and transferred to new purpose-built premises in 2005 with five playrooms, all on the ground floor. Children have access to enclosed outdoor play areas surrounding the building


High Meadows Day Nursery


Minerva Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bury College

  • Early Years Practitioner L2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

This is a work-based qualification with timetables classes. College attendance may be required for Functional Skills.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below. Complete the form at the bottom of the vacancy with your details and attach a copy of your CV. A member of the Bury College Apprenticeship Team will then be in touch regarding your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 17 Jun 2022