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Early Years Educator Apprenticeship (Immediate Start) Tots First Academy

Tots Academy is a brand new nursery that has very recently opened, of which they are looking to recruit 2 apprentices. This is a great opportunity to join a new team and assist in making the nursery a success, while building your experience. If interested, apply now and the Account Manager for this vacancy will be in contact to discuss further.

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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

    Between 8:00am-6:00pm (Days and hours negotiable)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    13 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Provide support in the setting by interacting with children, or carrying out other duties as specified by the class team leader
  • Provide support to individual children as directed by the team leader
  • Assist in preparations for team leader and learning, helping to set out and clear away activities and equipment, putting up displays, organizing resources such as mixing paints, cutting paper, sorting toys, tidying the home corner, helping to maintain the order and cleanliness of the learning environment both indoors and outside
  • Provide feedback to line Manager and other staff on children's daily routines and progress
  • Be part of a team that prioritizes safeguarding and
  • understand that safeguarding is everyone's responsibility
  • Be willing to learn about children's development stages, progress and how to best support their learning

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?

  • Further training and potential full-time employment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, 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

Tots First Academy is a brand new nursery that has opened in the Sudbury area of Wembley, offering childcare places for children between 3 months to 5 years. They are open from 8.00pm to 6.00pm, Monday to Friday, 52 weeks a year excluding bank holidays. They aim to provide flexible, affordable, quality childcare to support families in our community.


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Training provider



Sam Keeble

07495 553353

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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