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Nursery Practitioner/Nursery Assistant Apprentice Little Crickets Learning Centre Limited

Full time vacancy to work with children aged 12 months-5 years. Purpose built nursery in extensive outside space. Small, 30 place nursery

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

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Closing date: 27 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday - 8am to 4pm

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • To work effectively as part of a small team, providing a stimulating and caring environment for all children
  • Being a primary carer for a small group of children and liasing with other staff, parents and professionals
  • To be part of the planning process and monitor children’s progress by observation
  • Work towards updating their progress on the online learning journey system

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • To be able to work as part of a team and act as positive role model
  • Good communication skills with the ability to be reflect on own performance and be willing to further skills with training
  • Childcare experience

Personal qualities

  • Good Communication
  • Caring and Approachable manner

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE (or equivalent): Maths & English Grade 3-9 or D-A*

Future prospects

  • Possibility of future probation

Things to consider

  • Clean DBS Check

About the employer

At Little Crickets Learning Centre we believe that every child should be respected as individuals and cared for in a quality inside and outside environment. Our philosophy is that children learn and development when they are healthy, secure, safe and stimulated. Positive relationships with the adults caring for them is paramount and this therefore is reflected in the quality of staff in which we employ.

Our setting will be inclusive and totally child centred, where children will be fully involved in their learning. Play is recognised as the most essential part of children's development and is very dependent on the experiences and opportunities accessible to them. This therefore scaffolds their learning to enable them to reach their full potential.


Little Crickets Learning Centre Limited


Little Crickets Learning Centre, Northwood Cricket Club, Ducks Hill Road



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Training provider

Harrow and Uxbridge College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Uxbridge, Harrow College


Sanjay Pal

Apprentices will be required to attend college at least x1 day per week either at Uxbridge, Harrow or Hayes Campus completing necessary mandatory training and units associated with the apprenticeship

Our Account Manager, industry-trained assessor and Learning Advocate support apprentices to deliver our high-quality training programmes

The Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprentice will be required to complete:

  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Skills, Knowledge and Behaviours
  • Standard and End Point Assessment
  • Other training will be provided by the employer as required to enable the fulfilment of the job role

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 27 May 2022