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Apprentice Nursery Practitioner Level 3 Hilton Street Childcare

To work with children aged between 3 months and 12 years old in co-operation with a Senior Nursery Nurse and under the general direction of the Nursery Manager/Assistant Manager. However a good standard of English and Maths are required.

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Closing date: 19 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

    Working is is shifts, which are TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 Weeks

  • Possible start date

    26 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Roles and Responsibilities

  • To assist Nursery Practitioners and Senior Nursery Nurses in the EYFS (Early years foundation stage) to ensure variety and diversity to maintain the children’s interest and to ensure development of the children.
  • To assist in providing high quality childcare and education for all children.
  • To assist in providing a safe environment by being aware at all times of the dangers and appropriate preventative measures, set a good example at all times.
  • To contribute to, and implement all the nurseries policies and procedures.
  • To attend in-service training where appropriate and to attend staff meetings when required.
  • Maintain serviceability of equipment, toys and books etc in the nursery.
  • Assist in the supervision of meal times, ensuring a high standard of cleanliness at all times.
  • Whilst working towards your qualification ensure all targets are met as set by your assessor.
  • To maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • Undertake any other duties which may reasonably be regarded as within the nature of the nursery environment
  • To ensure that a good example is set at all times in the way that children are spoken to and the words that are used and that the pronunciation is correct.

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 through their training, and 1,500 organisations to consistently deliver high quality Apprenticeships across their businesses. Paragon Skills achieves some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. Its extensive experience across multiple specialisms has contributed to an overall achievement rate of 71.4% (2018/19) exceeding the national average of 65.6%, and an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating. Upon successful completion of this 18 month programme you will have achieved: Level 3 Childcare.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion you will become a fully qualified Early Years Educator.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Creative, Patience


Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

About the employer

Early Years 6 weeks 4 years and 5 - 11 years out of school and holiday clubs.


Hilton Street Childcare


Hilton Street, Ashton-in-Makerfield



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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: 19 Sep 2022