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Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprentice BARNKIDS LTD

We believe a career in childcare is extremely rewarding and what better way to start this journey than as part of the team where their Apprenticeship Programme offers much more than just a job.

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

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Closing date: 01 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Open from 7.30am - 6.00pm, days and shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an Apprentice Educator, you will join our specialist Apprenticeship Programme which will provide you with hands-on experience across all of our age groups both in the rooms and out at Forest School, as well as dedicated study time. With the support of your mentor you will learn the skills you need to qualify as a confident, experienced childcare educator.

Day to day you will:

  • Learn from and support your team in the delivery of basic childcare routines, for example; welcoming children into the setting, mealtimes, sleep and basic care
  • Have fun with the children, helping them to learn through play
  • Enjoy undertaking learning opportunities through internal and external training courses
  • Build on your knowledge of child development by planning activities to challenge and stimulate children of different age groups

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

Full Training to be provided by Professional Training Solutions in partnership with Barnkids

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Ongoing employment as Nursery Educator with great salary and benefits once qualified

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Non judgemental, punctuality, Positive Attitude, Reliable


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired

About the employer

Barnkids – children’s nursery, after school club and holiday club with onsite Forest School in Chiddingfold, Surrey. We are located on a magical site surrounded by open countryside where children’s imaginations are free to run wild. We believe in supporting and developing children’s creativity and connection with the great outdoors by providing education and teaching based on play and exploration.








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Training provider



Lucy Traversari


Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Dec 2022