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Early YearsEducator Apprentice Mother Goose Corner Day Nursery

Mother Goose Corner Nursery have a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice to join their team. They are a mid-sized, family run Nursery and Pre-School located in the heart of Huntingdon. They are looking for a caring and thoughtful Apprentice to commence their Level 3 qualification. You will work with a dynamic, proactive, professional team

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Closing date: 14 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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 8am - 5pm Total hours per week: 40.00

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Demonstrate a willingness to support children in their learning and development, as well in key working children within the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework
Demonstrate an understanding of the important of record keeping by way of learning and development journals as well as other Nursery logs and documents
Show how they effectively communicate with children, parents/carers and colleagues
Demonstrate an understanding of how important a secure, happy and safe environment is

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

You will be trained in Early years educator Level 3 apprenticeship standard 
You will be mentored within work and a day release to college 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

To develop and join the team full-time 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 4 or above) Essential

Things to consider

Working with under fives is highly enjoyable but can also be highly challenging. A calm, professional approach is essential in being able to provide a secure, stimulating and enjoyable environment for the children in your care.

About the employer

Mother Goose Corner is a homely, family-run children's day nursery and pre-school based in central Huntingdon. Our professional, caring and dynamic staff are well qualified and enthusiastic, and collectively have many years of sound as well as varied experience. Our philosophy is not only to provide excellent wrap-around care that supports you as a family, but also to help our goslings grow into confident and inquisitive little minds that are supported by strong, healthy and active bodies.


Mother Goose Corner Day Nursery





PE29 7FH

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Training provider




01223 418778

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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