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Apprentice Early Years Educator - Palmers Green - N13 4AL - Ref: ZH Burford Pre School

Burford Pre-school has a fantastic opportunity for a driven and passionate individual to join the team as an Apprentice Early Years Educator. You must have a level 2 childcare qualification to apply.

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Closing date: 31 May 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

    You will be working Monday to Friday, which may change to cover the opening times of the nursery. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The main duties for this job role are as follows:

  • Provide a full and varied plan of safe, entertaining, and creative play, to ensure each child reaches their full potential
  • Recording observations and updating individual children records
  • Put forward ideas for planning topics and activities
  • Check all toys and equipment in the nursery always considering health and safety
  • Ensure that all daily routines are followed
  • Prepare snacks for children within the setting
  • Adhere to all the nurseries policies
  • Ensure that confidentiality is always applied to children, staff, parents, and carers
  • Be responsible for setting up, carrying out and evaluating activities
  • Carry out activities and cleaning duties when required within the nursery
  • Ensuring the premises are clean and tidy in preparation for the following day
  • Attend regular meetings with other staff members
  • Flexibility to be shown by all staff, to cover in other rooms as and when required
  • Carry out any request made by the manager immediately

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to communicate on all levels (to children, carers, parents and or guardians)
  • A passion for working with children
  • Previous experience or qualification is advantageous 

Personal qualities

  • A happy, positive attitude and approach to work always
  • Ability to always use own initiative and common sense
  • To provide a caring environment for all children

Desired qualifications

  • You must have previous experience of working with children and have the Childcare Level 2 qualification

Future prospects

  • For the successful candidate there is the opportunity for further progression in learning whilst in ongoing employment

About the employer

About Us

At Burford Pre-school, we are dedicated to creating a nurturing, stimulating and welcoming environment for all children. Our unique programs incorporate a variety of educational theories, while always keeping the child’s best interest in mind and allowing for hands-on, experiential learning. To find out more about us, keep reading or feel free to get in touch.


Burford Pre School


United Reformed Church

Fox Lane

N13 4AL

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Eden Training Solutions


Zoe Harrop 07764966274

  • Early Years Educator Level 3
  • Functional skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End point assessment
  • You must have previous experience of working with children and have the Childcare Level 2 qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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