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Childcare Apprenticeship Little Harriers

A great apprenticeship opportunity has arisen to join a well established Day Nursery in Cranleigh. Level 2 Apprenticeship in Childcare. You will Learn and develop your knowledge of the EYFS.

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Closing date: 01 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

    Contracted hours are 30 hours a week which varies over four days and any hours set by Jace Training. 8 hours based in nursery on 3 days, and one day of 6 hours training. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    72 weeks

  • Possible start date

    02 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    16 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • To be involved with the planning of Early Years Foundation Stage planning in your room, ensuring it is up-to-date and followed each day
  • To provide developmentally appropriate activities for the children in your care, considering and respecting Montessori philosophy and activities at all times
  • To ensure the individual needs of the children in your care are recognised and met
  • To liaise and work with all parents in a professional manner at all times. To talk appropriately and professionally, and always address parents as Mr or Mrs not by first names
  • To support and work with other staff members
  • To attend staff meetings, supervision and other out-of-hours events including any training which Little Harriers deems necessary
  • To work in a non-discriminatory way in keeping with the equal opportunities policy of the setting
  • To keep confidential any information which relates to the children, families or other staff members
  • To undertake all duties as specified by your Manager
  • To ensure that clean and hygienic standards are maintained at all times
  • To ensure all relevant information between staff and parents is communicated to the Manager at all times
  • To be familiar with all policies and procedures, and ensure they are followed at all times
  • To undertake and complete all tasks set by Jace as part of the access to apprenticeship scheme
  • To liaise with Jace and your tutor in a professional and polite manner at all times and support our strong working relationship with this training provider
  • To inform both the Jace tutor and nursery Manager of any difficulties you may have as part of the apprenticeship scheme, and not to get behind as a result of poor communication
  • To ensure all tasks and assignments set by Jace are completed within the set timeframe

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • To be a good communicator 
  • Good motivator  
  • Good time keeping and punctual so as not to let your team down 

Personal qualities

  • To have a 'can do' attitude 
  • To have a happy personality 
  • Have a desire to work in childcare 

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent grade C/4 in maths or English.

Future prospects

A Career in Childcare.

About the employer

Here we encourage the children to develop their independence wherever possible.

The children are allowed the freedom to discover and learn about the world around them through first hand experiences and concrete activities.


Little Harriers



Dunsfold Park, Stovolds Hill



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Training provider

JACE Training Ltd

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Jace Training & Assessment


sue cornish +442087738146

Apprenticeship training to be provided by JACE Training.

You will gain a level 2 Early Years Practitioner Qualification.

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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