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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Baytree House Nursery

Little Acorns Nursery is looking for an Apprentice to support the staff team to ensure the smooth running of the setting, with regard to all health and safety matters affecting the children in your care.

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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 TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To meet the needs of the children and to provide a caring, stimulating and interesting environment for them
  • To see every child as unique and to promote healthy growth and development
  • To participate in regular staff discussions and meetings with colleagues and managers
  • To maintain the efficient operation of the nursery and ensuring adherence with policies and procedures
  • To participate in training as required both internal and externally to the nursery

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

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator
  • Functional Skills Maths & 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, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative


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

Things to consider

A DBS check will be required

About the employer

Little Acorns Nursery are an established childcare provider that has been offering a very good standard of childcare for more than 25 years. Operating from the ground floor of a large Victorian house near Catford Bridge Station, Little Acorns is registered for the care and education of 32 children aged between 9 months - 5 years. The children also have access to a large, safe and secure garden with both grass and safety surfacing in which children can play and learn.


Baytree House Nursery





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Training provider



Sam Keeble

07495 553353

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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