Childcare Level 2 Apprenticeship WELLINGTON'S NURSERY LTD

Wellington Day Nursery are looking for a Level 2 Childcare apprentice. This role is ideal for anyone who has a genuine passion for working with children and is keen to learn. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for career progression in this sector. Lunch is provided on a daily basis.

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Closing date: 15 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Potential for increase £6.00 plus an hour

    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

    Shift work: 08.00am - 17.00pm 08.30am - 17.30pm 09.00am - 18.00pm Days to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    05 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To assist with the planning of the curriculum using the EYFS for guidance
  • To help set up and tidy up activities and tables for meal times
  • To act as a key person for a group of children and ensuring that    each child’s needs are recognised and met
  • Carry out regular observations and assessments on your key  children and ensure that the developmental profiles are up to  date 
  • To work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members
  • To teach children offering an appropriate level of support and stimulating play experience
  • To ensure the children are safe at all times and you understand the safeguarding procedures

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

  • Early Years Practitioner  Level 2
  • Internal training 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Permanent position

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


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

About the employer

Wellington Day Nursery are a small, independent Nursery in Balham. They pride ourselves on creating a rich, stimulating environment where children are happy and eager to learn. As a close team of childcare professionals they are dedicated to the education, care and well being of the children.






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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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