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Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprentice SPARTHFIELD HAPPY DAY NURSERY LIMITED

Work towards your Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification. The apprentice will work as part of our team to ensure that each child’s individual needs and learning development is met.

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Closing date: 13 Jan 2023

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 to Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    20 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    01 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for a level 3 apprentice to gain valuable experience with a strong experienced team in a fabulous setting. We are looking for an enthusiastic committed individual who is passionate about child development and has a willingness to learn and become part of our team.

We expect the applicant to be willing to be flexible and have good work ethic and commitment to the role.

Applicant must be able to follow instructions and use own initiative.

Mentoring and training will be given.

DBS checks will be required.

Duties will include:

  • To work towards an accredited childcare qualification in a real working environment
  • To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for all children in the nursery
  • To give support to other team members throughout the nursery
  • To work as part of a team in order to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, learn and develop

Key areas:

  • Work with and support children
  • Work as part of a team
  • Build and maintain strong partnerships with parents
  • To attend training as part of your training agreement
  • To attend job specific training/meetings to help you develop and progress in your role

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and teamwork skills

Personal qualities

  • Fun and creative
  • Ability to use initiative

Desired qualifications

Level 2 Early Years/Childcare qualification (or equivalent).

5 GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) including maths and English.

Future prospects

Possibility of full-time employment once this apprenticeship has finished.

Things to consider

Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled, we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.

DBS checks will be required.

About the employer

Sparthfield Happy Day Nursery opened in January 2007 and is recognised as providing quality care and learning. 





Whalley Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Blackburn College


Apprenticeship Team 01254 292500

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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