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Early Years Assistant Apprentice (Childcare) Mossley Hill Childcare

Mossley Hill is looking for an enthusiastic and confident individual to join their growing nursery. Experience in childcare is not essential as full training will be provided. An exciting new opportunity with an immediate start.

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Closing date: 09 Dec 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 (daily hours to be confirmed at interview)

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    03 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Mossley Hill Childcare is looking for an enthusiastic and confident individual with good personal and communication skills, the ability to show initiative and be successful in a competitive working environment.

The role will include, but is not restricted, to:

  • To maintain a safe secure environment for all of the children
  • Ensure that the emotional, social, intellectual, and physical needs of the children are met
  • Ensure that all policies and procedures are adhered too
  • Report to senior members of staff if any problems or seeking advice
  • Adhere to all staff rotas and breaks
  • To keep records of work, and plan and carry out observations
  • To be able to work towards and maintain all standards
  • Next steps are to clearly be identified, use the EYFS book when gathering information to support all evidence
  • To attend all staff meetings and training evenings, and days
  • Be prepared for supervision and or reviews. Ensure that any concerns or further action support is addressed
  • To ensure the health and safety is maintained at all times, including completing daily risk assessments
  • To be fully aware of the Nursery Safeguarding Policies and procedure, having a great understanding of how to report a concern and where to seek contact numbers from as well as identifying signs and symptoms

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

  • Be eager to learn and master new skills
  • Work well under pressure
  • Be outgoing with friendly disposition
  • Maintain a professional image at all times
  • Be well presented at all times
  • Be punctual
  • Be able to work well in a team
  • Have the confidence to use own initiative
  • Have a good standard of hygiene
  • Be outgoing with friendly disposition
  • Have a desire to learn all aspects of Childcare

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English are preffered but not essential

Future prospects

Upon completion of the Level 2 apprenticeship you will have the skills and qualifications to go on to a higher level apprenticeship. 

Upon completion of the Level 3 apprenticeship you will have the skills and qualifications to go on and potentially manage a nursery.

About the employer

An exciting opportunity with an immediate start!

Mossley Hill Childcare is located within the leafy suburbs of Sefton Park in Liverpool. The nursery is registered with Ofsted to care for 40 children.


Mossley Hill Childcare


Sefton Cottage Day Nursery

Mossley Hill Drive


L17 0ES

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Jarvis Training Management Ltd


Ciara Nolan 0151 336 9340

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills – maths and English
  • On the job training at a specific location

Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • On the job training at a specific location

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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