Child-minding Assistant Apprentice RAINBOW WONDERS LTD

Rainbow Wonders is seeking a warm, friendly person to become a part of a childminding team in East Greenwich and help to raise a new generation of kind and confident children. The position has been demanded due to expansion mainly to a larger premises to meet growing demand from parents.

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Closing date: 26 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Aug 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Helping with feeding and preparing children’s food
  • Playing and interacting with children
  • Setting up children’s activities
  • Following the EYFS curriculum and writing up observations
  • Filling out daily diaries
  • Cleaning after a meal time

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

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard
  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Qualification
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in English and maths
  • Institute of Apprenticeship Certificate

End-Point Assessment (EPA):

  • Professional discussion underpinned by portfolio
  • Knowledge Test 
  • The candidate will be enrolled on or provided training in the relevant courses

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Potential to progress on to Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 9-4 (A*-C)) Desired

Things to consider

- Having some childcare experience is preferred but not essential. - If you have not already achieved GCSEs of a grade D/3 or higher you will be required to achieve Functional skills as part of your course. - You will need to be a motivated and enthusiastic person with a willingness to learn. You will also need to be warm, caring and enjoy being with children. - Full Enhanced DBS check and references will be required before commencing the role

About the employer

OFSTED Registered childcare - 0yr- 3yr - Rainbow Wonders Childminding- Personalised childcare - Homemade Delicious Food - Mix of Montessori and Curiosity Approach Learning followed by EYFS. Our childcare services are provided in my house with a dedicated playroom and outdoor garden space for the kids to play in. I live in East Greenwich and am fortunate to have several playgrounds and parks nearby.






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Training provider



Mason Ward


Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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