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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship (ASAP Start) NUTFIELD DAY NURSERY LTD

Nutfield Day Nursery are looking to recruit 4 Apprentices to work towards their Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification. This nursery is set in acres of countryside, including 5 outdoor areas and their field. This nursery is focused on outdoor learning and forest schooling. If interested, apply now and the Account Manager will be in contact!

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Closing date: 16 Sep 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 (Shifts between 7.30am - 6.30pm)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To ensure that Health & Safety policies are followed at all times
  • To be responsible for the safety and security of the nursery
  • To provide a high standard of care and education
  • Have excellent knowledge of all policies and procedures
  • Complete observations
  • Prepare activities
  • To develop your role within the team
  • To ensure records are properly maintained
  • To liaise closely with parents/carers

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

  • Early Years Educator Level 3
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths (if required)
  • Paediatric First Aid
  • Remote Course Delivery with Allocated 1-2-1 Trainer

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, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4 / C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 / C) Desired

Things to consider

A DBS check will be required

About the employer

Nutfield Day Nursery was established in 1994 and underwent new ownership in 2001. 56 children take over the entire downstairs of the premises and extensive grounds from Monday to Friday. They are set up in school years with five dedicated rooms for each age range.








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Training provider



Sam Keeble

07495 553353

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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