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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship LITTLE DIAMONDS NURSERY LTD

Little Diamonds Nursery are looking for an enthusiastic, caring individual to join their team of professionals in caring for their provision of children between the ages of 6 months - 5 years.

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Closing date: 16 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To observe, assess and contribute to the written record of each child’s progress
  • To participate in planning and organising appropriate play and educational activities
  • To respect the confidentiality of information received
  • To be aware of the high profile of the nursery and to uphold its standards at all times
  • Contribute to good standards of hygiene and cleanliness in Nursery
  • To implement and promote all policies and procedures and the staff rules
  • To demonstrate a genuine care for children
  • To ensure their safety at all times
  • To ensure positive management of children’s behaviour

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator
  • Functional Skills Maths and English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Possible permanent position after completion of the course

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Early Years Practitioner (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

A DBS check will be required

About the employer

Little Diamonds Nursery is a family run childcare provision staffed by professionals who have been providing care for over 20 years. They care for children from 6 mon​ths to 5 years old, Monday to Friday 8.00am to 6.00pm 50 weeks per year. Their aim is to offer the highest standard in childcare and education for children in a home from home environment.






E17 7DH

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Training provider



Sam Keeble

07495 553353

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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