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Apprentice Nursery Assistant ANGELS DAY NURSERY GREAT BARR LTD

Apprentice Nursery Assistant required for the leading Angels Day Nursery in Perry Barr (B42). Excellent opportunity to earn, learn and gain a nationally recognised qualification in Childcare Level 2 or 3 for up to 18 months.

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Closing date: 28 Oct 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 - Friday - 35 hour shift per week between 8.30am - 6.00pm

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties include:

  • Caring for children, including nappy changing and toilet training
  • Completing activities with children
  • Preparing meals, snacks and drinks
  • Keeping records of attendance
  • Making observations and recording them for development
  • Reporting any concerns about the children and their welfare to management
  • Assisting senior staff by completing tasks required
  • General housekeeping
  • Any other duties related duties to support nursery required
  • Other varied duties included at later stages once experience and competent

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

Childcare Level 2 Qualification

Training will be delivered online/on employer site and managed by our assessors

20% off the job training guaranteed (7 hours out of 35 in working week) will go to training. Whether this be in the form of a "day off" or allocated during the working week is agreed upon by the employer. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible opportunity to progress onto employment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Patience, Adaptable, Nurturing


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 2/3 or E/D) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 2/3 or E/D) Essential

Things to consider

Please do not contact this employer. You must be eligible for the apprenticeship first with the training provider Gordon Franks Training, who will conduct the first interview (apply via the link as specified). Once successful, your details will then be forwarded to the employer, for you to be considered for this vacancy (we have lots of other vacancies too!). Please research the employer and Gordon Franks Training. If you have any disabilities or learning needs, or an EHCP, the qualification requirements do not apply; please call in to discuss your application further.

About the employer

Angels Day Nursery work together in partnership with parents so that all children whatever race, religion or culture are made to feel welcome. Their goals are to ensure that the children reach higher than the skies. They encourage the children to express freely in a loving, safe and stimulating environment, which has a stable and well equipped learning atmosphere. Their aim is to achieve natural development to promote enthusiasm and to instil self confidence in children.




627 Walsall Road

Great Barr


B42 1EH

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Training provider



Recruitment Team

0121 333 3001

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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