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Apprentice Nursery Nurse Unicorn Nursery (Princes End) Ltd

We are looking for a motivated, hard working and enthusiastic person to join our team.

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Closing date: 24 Oct 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 - Friday (Times to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    17 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    31 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for a motivated, hard working and enthusiastic person to join our team. A childcare level 2, eager to complete a level 3 with some child care experience. 

Your duties would be:

  • Day to day care of the children ranging from 1 - 4
  • Preparing snacks
  • Changing  nappies
  • Liasing with parents and staff
  • Preparing exciting and age appropriate activities

We have a very outside ethos. We love forest school and outside learning. We are currently working closely to the curiosity approach. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Level 2 Certificate in Chilcare preferable in order to study for Level 3

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Enthusiastic and eager to learn

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths and English Grade 4 (C) or above.

Future prospects

Could become a full time position for the right candidate.

Things to consider

Things to consider.

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About the employer

Begin your journey here with us at Unicorn Nursery Maesbury...
We believe a high quality Early Years experience provides a firm foundation on which to build future academic, social and emotional success.

We provide a caring, safe, and happy environment to help your child feel secure and confident. 

All the children in our care are encouraged to learn, play and socialise with others and then flourish through their own individual strengths. 

We work with each child to help fulfil their potential, at their own pace


Unicorn Nursery (Princes End) Ltd


Unicorn Nursery Main Road


SY10 8HD

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by County Training


COUNTY TRAINING 0345 6789023

Standard which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours
  • End Point Assessment (EPA)

Work place assessment with one of County Training’s highly experienced workplace Assessors, including as an example, completion of assignments, project, and observation of workplace activities.

There may also be a requirement to attend formal teaching sessions to enhance knowledge or work towards completion of functional skills (if required).

There is also a requirement for you to keep an off the job log which is an important part of your Apprenticeship Programme.

Employer Rights and Responsibilities.

Personal Learning and Thinking.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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