Level 2 Early Years Apprentice MRS S L THOMAS

Teddy Bears is a small, private nursery. The nursery provides care for 0-5 year-olds all year round. An Apprenticeship offers you a practical experience and training in lively a setting all while earning a salary. As one of our teachers in training you will join an talented team, helping each child to achieve the best they can.

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

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Closing date: 21 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday Shift hours 8.00am - 5.00pm, 8.30am - 5.30pm and 8.00am - 6.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    04 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

If you're someone with a big personality that loves to dress up, paint, play, sing, comfort, listen, support and care for each child as if they were your own, then you could be exactly who we’re looking for! You see, at Teddy Bears every member of our team is a Childcare Hero in their own right and we treat them that way too, If you're someone who...

  • Has ambition, drive and a willingness to learn
  • Isn’t afraid of getting dirty, engaging in all means of messy play, and loves the outdoors
  • Loves to run, climb, build towers and wear silly costumes on our fun days
  • Is loving and caring to all
  • Can bring an element of fun to work with you each day
  • Has a can-do attitude and strong communication skills

Has the ability to understand and adhere to policies and practices of the business

Duties Include:

  • Provide a safe, caring, stimulating educational environment, both indoors and outdoors.
  • Understand and work to nursery policies and procedures.
  • Plan activities which ensure each child is working towards the early learning outcomes.

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

  • Full Level 2 apprenticeship
  • Early years practioner standard
  • Functional skills if applicable.
  • First aid qualification
  • Training takes place within the Nursery

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A full time position may be offered upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

Remember, we're not looking for the ordinary, we're looking for extraordinary, so make sure you stand out when you submit your application. You will also require a DBS. Salary £7.00 per hour.

About the employer

Teddy Bears Day Nursery is situated in Hove close to Portslade Station. We are proud to be celebrating 30 years of ‘Fun-tastic’ childcare! Our priorities are the child's safety and happiness. Our small, friendly team of eight, fantastic staff, ensure quality childcare for up to 34 children per day in a small, homely environment that allows the children to develop at their own pace, nurturing their skills and curiosity and encouraging them to reach their full potential.







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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: 21 Apr 2023