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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship CUTIE PIES NURSERY LTD

Are you looking to begin a career in Childcare? This is a great opportunity to gain experience in a professional environment, working alongside qualified professionals, while working towards your Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification!

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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

    13 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To create a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for all children
  • To be aware of the setting’s policies and procedures
  • To share responsibility for the welfare of all children in your designated room
  •  To be vigilant and protect children from harm or abuse, reporting any concerns immediately – in accordance with safeguarding and whistleblowing policies
  • To be reliable and punctual
  • To reflect on practice and daily routines, tailoring them to meet the individual needs of each child, throughout the day
  • To be professional and a good role model to the children
  • To communicate effectively
  • To respect and value all colleagues, children and parents, encouraging a positive and diverse working environment

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) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Early Years Practitioner (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

A DBS check will be required

About the employer

Cutie Pies Nursery are looking for a warm and responsive Apprentice, to work flexibly and effectively as part of a team to ensure the smooth running of the nursery. As a nursery practitioner, the successful applicant is expected to deliver a high standard of learning, development and care for children aged 0-5 years. To also ensure that the nursery is a safe environment for children, staff and others.






E15 1HF

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Training provider



Sam Keeble

07495 553353

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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