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Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship Dreams Nursery & Daycare

Dreams Nursery are looking to recruit an Apprentice to work towards their Level 2 Early Years Practitioner qualification. This is a great opportunity to start a career in childcare, while working towards being fully qualified and gaining valuable work experience also.

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Closing date: 21 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The salary range for this position is £7,800.00 - £10,140.00. This is negotiable after job offer.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday (Shifts TBC)

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Have excellent knowledge and awareness of Safeguarding
  • Have a good understanding of policies and procedures
  • Planning age related activities within the EYFS
  • To ensure that you are communicating at an appropriate level with the children
  • Ensure regular observations are carried out
  • Ensure a high level of hygiene
  • To ensure that the setting is a safe environment for children, staff and others
  • To deliver a high standard of learning to the children
  • To ensure records are properly maintained
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as directed by senior management

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

  • Early Years Practitioner Level 2
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths (if required)

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, Team working, 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 will be required for this role. This vacancy is also available as term-time only and the working hours are flexible.

About the employer

It is Dreams Nurseries belief that as a company it is their responsibility to ensure that every child attending their nursery reach their full potential.


Dreams Nursery & Daycare


2 Lawrence Rd,


N18 2HN

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Training provider



Sam Keeble

07495 553353

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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