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Childcare Apprenticeship - Level 2 Capers Day Nursery CAPERS DAY NURSERY LTD

The Aspire Training Team are currently recruiting for a punctual, reliable, friendly and flexible individual to join Capers Day Nursery. This is an exciting opportunity to complete a Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship at Capers Day Nursery within a friendly team in the heart of the Sunrise Business Park, Blandford Forum.

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

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Closing date: 30 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

    The apprentice will be working 30 hours per week Monday to Friday between the settings opening hours of 07.45 - 18.00

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Supporting children with eating
  • Supporting children with personal care
  • Planning activities and participating in activities with children
  • Arts and crafts and messy play
  • Helping to keep the setting presentable and tidy
  • Follow all settings health and safety policies to keep the children safe
  • Must enjoy working outdoors a lot
  • Interacting with parents/carers

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

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner qualification

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Potential to gain permanent employment at the setting
  • Potential to progress onto achieving a Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship at the setting.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Reliable, Confident, Friendly, Flexible, Motivated, Good with children


GCSE or equivalent GCSE English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent GCSE Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

About the employer

Capers is a bigger early years nursery setting which prides itself on creating a high quality environment, which creates a positive and welcoming for all staff, children and prospective parents. Capers is a family run business and has been open since 2002. It is a home from home environment where we hope to inspire and nourish children from 3 months to 11 years.







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Training provider



Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2022