Early Years Practitioner Apprentice Eastlands Primary School

Eastlands Primary School is a popular, successful and friendly school where each child is important. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic apprentice to join our hardworking team. You will work with class teachers to raise the learning and attainment of pupils in Early Years.

Sign in to apply

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

    Monday to Friday. Exact hours to be discussed at interview stage with employer. Term time.

    Total hours per week: 32.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    10 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Main duties and responsibilities:
Teaching and learning

  • To support the work of the teacher and increase achievement of all pupils including, where appropriate, those with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)
  • To develop efficient approaches to teaching and learning by adopting relevant strategies
  • Promote, support and facilitate inclusion by encouraging participation of all pupils in learning and extracurricular activities
  • Develop behaviour management strategies in line with the school’s policy and procedures
  • Support class teachers with maintaining a good and safe learning environment with necessary resources
  • Observe children’s progress and pass on to the class teacher
  • Support with the class carpet times. E.g. occasionally story reading
  • Use ICT skills to advance pupils’ learning
  • Use physical intervention strategies following training and support from staff
  • Undertake any other relevant duties given by the class teacher

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

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Standard
  • Functional skills in Maths and English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Opportunity of permanent employment and progression.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Committed, Reliable


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C/4) Essential

About the employer

Eastlands Primary School is a popular, successful and friendly school where each child is important. We have high expectations of all children and respect for each other is at the core of everything we do. Children are inspired and motivated to learn, develop and achieve through commitment, team work and a sense of belonging to a caring school community.


Eastlands Primary School


Lansdowne Place


CV21 3RY

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider



Emma Stead


01788 820132

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.