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Level 3 Nursery Practitioner Apprentice - Tipton Summerhill Little Treasures

We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to join our Childcare Team at Summerhill’s Little Treasures!

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

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Closing date: 29 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £4.81 per hour

    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

    37 hours, Monday to Friday shifts between 7:30am-6pm

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    18 Weeks

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This is a large setting based within Summerhill Primary Academy. We value our apprentices and many have been fortunate to secure a permanent post on successful completion of their course.
Your daily duties will include but not be limited to:

To maintain the interest of children
To support individuals or groups of children to learn through play
Be a reliable member of the team, working co-operatively and with flexibility
To observe each child’s progress and report on achievements, looking for progressions and continuity
To develop excellent communications with parents and carers, encouraging them to participate in their child’s progress and development
To be aware and maintain policies and procedures
Preparation of rooms, equipment and displays
To maintain a safe environment
To assist with the creation of a stimulating and attractive learning environment
Assist with dress/changing and personal hygiene activities for babies or young childrenWhat 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 18 month apprenticeship you will have gained; Level 3 Early Years Educator.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This is a Level 3 apprenticeship and this would provide successful candidates the opportunity to develop to a Nursery Practitioner..

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Childcare (Grade Pass) Desired

About the employer

We pride ourselves in offering high quality care and education offered by a friendly, qualified, experienced team. Our supportive team and structure will help you develop your career and achieved your qualifications in childcare.


Summerhill Little Treasures


Little Treasures Children Centre, Upper Church Lane



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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: 29 Aug 2022