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Early Years Practitioner Apprentice Level 2 Cresent Nursery

This nursery provides the highest standard of nursery care and education within a unique home environment . We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprentice to join our team who can provide a hands-on, fun, creative and an innovative environment for children.

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Closing date: 24 Oct 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 to Friday 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

1.       Plan exciting, motivating learning opportunities for children.

2.       Analyse and create next stages of child’s learning.

3.       Undertake all daily nursery duties under supervision of a mentor.

4.       Contribute to preparing the nursery environment to create an enabling environment to learn.

5. Working closely with families to fully understand children’s cultural capital, so planned learning is effective, and highly engaging.

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

Early Years Practitioner Level 2 which is equivalent to a Level 2 Diploma.

This training will be conducted primarily at the employer’s site.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential of leading to full time employment or progression onto Level 3 qualification.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths, English (Grade Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Crescent Day Nursery is committed to providing high quality care and education for children aged 2 to 5 years in a homely and caring atmosphere. Our curriculum serves to promote and enhance the spiritual, moral, cultural, intellectual and physical development of the children in line with Early Years foundation stage.


Cresent Nursery


Edmund Street


OL12 6QG

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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