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Early Years Apprenticeship City Way Nursery Ltd

We are looking to recruit an apprentice to join our team working in the baby room with 6mth-2yr olds to support us with developing children within the nursery. This position will allow you to gain knowledge of EYFS and valuable work experience.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,504.56 to £18,772.00

    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

    The position will be Monday - Friday between the hours of 7.30am - 6pm on a rota basis

    Total hours per week: 38.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

* Encouraging the children to learn through play

* Communicating with the children via a range of methods 

* Recording of individual child development 

* Ensuring the Health & well-being of all children at all times

* Providing a safe environment at all times

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

Whilst working within the nursery you will work towards obtaining a Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification and complete a course for  the Level 3 Paediatric First Aid 

The training will take place via teams calls every 4-6weeks with face-to-face observation sessions being held at the nursery so no day release to college will be required 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once qualified the learner will be able to progress within the nursery should any other positions arise 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Initiative, Follow Instructions, Willing to learn


GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade C/4/ Level 2) Essential

About the employer

City Way Nursery and Pre-school is based in Rochester, Kent and is the longest-running day nursery in the Medway area having been established in 1963. Since then, the nursery has been taken over by Sara and Scott Daly (the current owners) who strive to provide a safe and comfortable childcare setting for your children. We’re a family-run business with a commitment to ‘open access and reasonable fees. We provide daycare for those children aged from 6 months to 11 years. In addition to the nursery, we also operate a sessional pre-school breakfast/after-school club and a holiday club.


City Way Nursery Ltd





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Training provider



Jenny Lindley


Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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