Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship - Bright Days Nursery Maryvale Nurseries

Maryvale Nurseries (Bright Days) are looking for an Apprentice Nursery Practitioner to join their team. You will work towards a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard.

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

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Closing date: 29 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Monday - Friday on a shift pattern between 8:00am- 6:00pm. Shifts TBC.

    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

    Shifts to be confirmed. 36 hours per week.

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 May 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

At Bright Days Nursery they deliver a child-led curriculum that follows the Early Years Foundation Stage, or EYFS for short. This offers essential learning and development experiences that support children for their next stage of learning.

As an apprentice you will help in supporting this with duties as follows:

You will be actively involved in the day to day activities and care of young children from the ages of 6 months - 5 years
You will be involved in play activities, including outdoor play with the young children
Planning activities
Doing risk assessments
Communicating with children and parents

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. Bright Days 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. You will be working towards the Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes: Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Qualification Functional skills in Maths and English if required This will be delivered through Bright Days 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.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Opportunities to progress onto Level 3 Early Years Educator.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Creative


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

Things to consider

DBS Required

About the employer

The Bright Days Nursery is registered to provide care for children aged two to five and is based at St Andrew's School in Maghull.The nursery operates across two rooms, the Caterpillar Room for children from two to three years of age and the Butterfly Room for pre-schoolers from ages three to five.


Maryvale Nurseries


St Andrews School, Deyes Lane


L31 6DE

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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.

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Apr 2023