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Childcare Apprentice LITTLE 1 NURSERY LTD

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly pre-school in Hedge End are looking for a Level 2 or 3 Childcare Apprentice to join their friendly team.

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Closing date: 22 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday - 7.30am till 3.30pm (30 minute paid lunchbreak) - Term Time only.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    23 May 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As a Childcare 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
  • Key working with a group of children, maintaining learning and development journals
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding
  • Completing all Apprenticeship work within desired timeframes as directed by Showcase Tutor.
  • To assist with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • To be aware of the preschools policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to
  • To meet with Trainer Assessor monthly whilst pre-school is shut over the summer

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Someone who ideally has some experience working with children (toddlers or pre-school).

Personal qualities

  • To be committed and reliable
  • Confident
  • Well organised
  • A creative person

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in maths and English at 4 or C grade (or above) is preferred. 

If the successful candidate already holds a valid L2 Childcare qualification or sufficient experience, the L3 Early Years Educator is available on a 18 month basis.

Future prospects

Once you have completed your L2 qualification, the L3 Early Years Educator is available. On completing a Level 3 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

Little 1 Nursery limited is a family owned nursery and pre-school group established in 2006. We have been providing high quality exceptional day nursery with all year round childcare at our Chandlers Ford site since 2006.   We opened our term time only pre-school in Hedge End in 2014.





Whites Way


SO30 2GL

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Training provider

Showcase Training LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Showcase Training Ltd


James Sproat 07715 658042

NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner

  • L1 or 2 Functional skills in maths and English (unless exempt)

If the successful candidate already holds a valid L2 Childcare qualification or sufficient experience, the L3 option is available on an 18 month basis.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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