Early Years Practitioner Apprentice - Childcare Level 2, Maghull Bumbles Nursery

Bumbles Nursery, Maghull are looking for a dedicated apprentice to join their team to complete a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship and earn while they learn in an Ofsted Outstanding nursery.

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

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

    Open 8.00am - 6.00pm, days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Bumbles Nursery are a family-run business with settings based in Sefton and Liverpool. They strive for the best quality of care and education, so were extremely excited to learn that during their last inspection they were awarded Outstanding by Ofsted.

Bumbles Nursery's aim is to support children in all aspects of learning so that when they leave for the next chapter in their journey of life, they are confident around their peers, able to socialise and therefore adapt comfortably into their next setting. If you to join this nursery as an apprentice to work towards their aim, please see the responsibilities below:

  • Carry out basic care duties
  • Ensure safeguarding and health and safety standards are maintained
  • Carry out observations / planning in accordance with EYFS
  • Take responsibility of a small number of key children

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

Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. Bumbles Nursery will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day. If successful, you will complete a level 2 early years practitioner apprenticeship programme, delivered through Bumbles Nursery's dedicated training provider, Realise.

Realise is an established training provider that’s enjoying an exciting period of growth following a management buyout and rebrand in late 2020. We’ve invested heavily in our people and culture, and we want to grow our teams by finding people who share our passion and enthusiasm for creating a better future

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression onto level 3 - leading to opportunities to become a room lead, third in charge and eventually deputy.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience


Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

Things to consider

DBS and subscription required, can be applied for, if successful. Expected to travel to and from work by own means.

About the employer

Catering for children from 3 months old and providing one member of staff for every three children, our staff offer your child a relaxed, caring, homely environment. A wide range of activities are always available for fun and learning of their initial life skills. Even at this early stage, children really enjoy messy play, painting, water and sand, imaginary play, books with bright pictures and song and rhythm time. Cared for by trained, qualified staff in excellent surroundings.


Bumbles Nursery


Broadwood House 31 Northway


L31 7BG

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023