Early Years Nursery Apprenticeship K8Z CHEEKY MONKEYZ LIMITED

A Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprentice is required for this busy day nursery based in total fitness gym in Bootle. Full training will be given in all aspects of the Childcare Level 3 standard qualification, while you support childrens development through play and learning.

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Rota shifts between 7:00am - 5:30pm. Shift TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

K8Z CHEEKY MONKEYZ are looking for a level 3 apprentice to join their team and support in caring for children aged between 2½ months and 5 years old.
Duties will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Feeding
  • Reading stories
  • Changing nappies
  • Toileting
  • Health and safety
  • Planning activities
  • Completing risk assessments
  • Monitoring childrens development
  • Communicating to parents and 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. K8Z CHEEKY MONKEYZ 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 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours
  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Qualification
  • Functional skills in Maths and English if required

This will be delivered through K8Z CHEEKY MONKEYZ'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?

Once qualified at Level 3 candidate can progress Leadership and Management roles and qualifications.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Creative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Basic Maths (Grade 4/C or equivalent) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or equivalent) Desired

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week) The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

K8z Cheeky Monkeyz Nursery and Crèche is based in Total Fitness Leisure Centre, Off Switch Island in Bootle, Merseyside under the ownership and leadership of Kate Forster.We are an established nursery and crèche facility providing childcare for children aged between 2½ months and 5 years old.We also offer Breakfast, After-school and Holiday Club services collectively called ‘Monkey Madnezz’.




Total Fitness Ltd, Northern Perimeter Road


L30 7PT

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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