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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Chessgrove Park Day Nursery Limited

Our barn conversions house a friendly day nursery for children from 3mths to 5yrs. Our aim is to provide a relaxed and stimulating atmosphere in which children receive a high standard of care and education to make the most of their abilities. We are currently looking for two learners with the under 2’s and 1 learner to work with 2.

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

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Closing date: 18 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 30 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    23 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

The candidates will report to the team manager each day, who will then indicate which team the candidate will be assigned to.

Within the team the candidate will assist the other Nursery Assistants to plan and organise both fun and educational activities whilst taking care of the children’s personal needs.

Other Key Responsibilities may include the following:

  • Assisting the qualified staff with the day to day care of the children including cleaning, nappy changing and feeding
  • Working as part of a team to ensure a smooth running of the setting
  • Planning and completing activities with the children
  • Supporting the children’s development, learning and play
  • Completing development records for the children

The successful candidate must be committed to a learning pathway within a vocational setting with full training up to Level 2 Apprenticeship in Childcare, (with the possibility of progressing to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Childcare where appropriate).

This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good timekeeping
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable

Personal qualities

  • Outgoing personality
  • Great if able to work using own initiative
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Commitment to a pathway of learning in a vocational setting

Desired qualifications

  • Good Numeracy - GCSE A-C/8-4 grades in maths or equivalent
  • Good Literacy - GCSE A-C/8-4 grades in English or equivalent

Future prospects

  • To progress to Level 3 in Childcare

Things to consider

Due to the location of this nursery, a car driver would be preferred. Please check the location and ensure that this will be accessible on a daily basis.

About the employer

Set in the pretty rural farm courtyard of Chessgrove Park along the country lanes of Hanbury, Chessgrove Park Day Nursery occupies two impressive, purposely converted barn conversions. The ‘School Barn’ which offers dedicated childcare for 3-5 year olds and the ‘Baby Barn’ for our new babies and young toddlers. This beautifully located Nursery offers a beautiful setting for your child to receive a safe, secure and happy environment in which to develop as they approach their school days ahead. Inspected and approved by Ofsted, Chessgrove Park Day Nursery has been awarded Outstanding in all areas which is the highest achievable level.


Chessgrove Park Day Nursery Limited



Ditchford Bank Road


B60 4HS

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspiration Training Ltd


Natalie Cox 07879554905

Full Training to Level 2 in Childcare

Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the Aspiration Training Limited website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to Aspiration Training Limited 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: 18 Jul 2022