Early Years Practitioner Apprentice - Childcare Level 2 Bumbles Nursery

Bumbles Nursery are a family run business with settings based in Sefton and Liverpool. They always strive for the best quality of care and education. 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.

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

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40 to £21,673.60

    Rota from Mon-Fri between 8am-6pm. Shift 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

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • 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

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, Room Head, Third in Charge, Deputy

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Creative, 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

We want you to feel safe and confident that your most treasured is being cared for by trained, qualified staff in excellent surroundings.


Bumbles Nursery


49 Orrell Lane

Orrell Park

L9 8BX

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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: 30 Jun 2023