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Level 2 Nursery Nurse Apprentice - London Cherryli Nursery

A fantastic opportunity to join an independent nursery, with lots of support and training opportunities, to start your career in Childcare!

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Closing date: 08 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £5.00 per hour

  • Working week

    40 hours per week, Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

A small independent nursery, with constant support and supervision provided. You will be working with children from 6 months to 5 years.
Induction is included, along with uniform that is provided. A Mentor will be provided and will be available at all times.
Training is given for the individual to become an equal participant within the team, allowing for skills and levels.
Your daily duties will include but not be limited to;

Ensure all areas are clean and tidy
Assist in maintaining a good level of behaviour
Fully involved with activities with the children
Become an assistant key worker
Assist with mealtimes in particular the H&S of the children

Nursery hours are Monday to Friday 8am-18.00 – structure to be negotiated.
Holidays are to be taken at specific times when the nursery closes. Open 48 weeks per year. To be discussed.
Close to St Johns Lewisham Mainline Station (5 minutes walk) also on a main bus route.


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

Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider, supporting over 4,000 learners and 1,500 organisations. Paragon Skills has some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. It has an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating and an overall achievement rate of 71.4%, exceeding the national average of 65.6%. Using a blended approach, learners are always at the forefront of our priorities. All learners are assigned a Personal Tutor who will be their main point of contact. This involves regular catch-ups, check-in emails and calls. Your employer will agree to give you 20% of your working hours solely towards your study. This will give you every chance to achieve the highest grade possible! On completion of this 12 month apprenticeship you will have gained; Level 2 Early Years Practitioner.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Opportunities to progress with qualifications onto Level 3.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade G/1) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade G/1) Desired

About the employer

Cherryli Nursery – Owned and managed by an experienced teacher and approved by Ofsted. Small independent nursery, constant support and supervision is provided. Working with children from 6 months to 5 years.


Cherryli Nursery


40 Tyrwhitt Road



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Sep 2022