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Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship, Kettering Building Blocks Christian Day Nursery

Are you passionate about working with small children and would like to earn whilst gaining a qualification in childcare? If so, then we are looking for a motivated enthusiastic caring person to join an established nursery and out of school provision serving the local community.

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

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Closing date: 17 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    40 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    21 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will also be expected to be a positive, practical role model for the children, whilst supervising and supporting them at all times. You will ensure that the children are kept safe and that you fully understand and follow Safeguarding Procedures.

Your duties include a wide range of interactive tasks, including setting up activities for the children, reading stories, playing games, helping at meal times, assisting with nappy changing and toileting and any other duties as necessary, along with joining in with play and creative activities.

You will also help to ensure that practice and provision in the nursery meets the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

You will adhere to all health and safety policy and procedures and be fully aware of all emergency and security procedures.

The duties and responsibilities in this job description are not exhaustive or restrictive, changes and other duties relevant to this post may be added. This job description may be reviewed in the future.

The nursery is open Monday to Friday 7.30am-6.00pm, we are closed for all bank holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year. Working hours can vary week to week.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Genuine interest in working with young children, ability to work with a range of other people in a team, willingness to listen and learn.

Personal qualities

Passionate about working with young children, Reliable, Flexible

Desired qualifications

Ideally Level 2 childcare certificate
Preferably GCSEs in English and Maths

Future prospects

The nursery constantly is changing and adapting so at the end of the course there will be the opportunity to discuss what options are available. Further training / qualification options alongside any roles within the nursery.

About the employer

We are a small well established nursery which is committed to providing high quality childcare and education through the professional skills of dedicated staff.


Building Blocks Christian Day Nursery



Belvoir Drive


NN15 6QZ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd


Jade Gilbert 02392984163

Level 3 Early Years Educator Diploma and if needed English and Maths functional skills also Paediatric First Aid Certificate

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV

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

Apply now

Closing date: 17 Jun 2022