Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship in Epping Scribbles Day Nursery

An exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to start their childcare career with an established nursery! Work and interact directly with children on a day to day basis supporting the planning of and delivery of activities.

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

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Closing date: 21 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,236.80 to £16,255.20

    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

    Work is in shifts which are TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    06 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Scribbles is a standalone private full day nursery. Our 
The ethos is to give children in our care, love, fun and opportunities, and to lead 
For example, in their development of work 
as part of a team and be supportive of one another, behaving in a professional 
manner. They will form good relationships with other team members and families of the nursery.  
As an apprentice, you are encouraged to work as part of the nursery team to gain as much practical experience as possible throughout the duration of your course.  
Duties will include but not be limited to the following:

  • To support qualified staff with daily routines in the nursery
  • To learn the skills of an early year's practitioner, working practically as part of a team
  • To learn how to provide high quality childcare for our children
  • To show commitment to achieving the apprenticeship in the agreed timeframe
  • Ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of children. 

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

  • Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider, supporting over 4,000 learners through their training, and 1,500 organisations to consistently deliver high quality Apprenticeships across their businesses. Paragon Skills achieves some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. Its extensive experience across multiple specialisms has contributed to an overall achievement rate of 71.4% (2018/19), exceeding the national average of 65.6%, and an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating
  • On completion of the 12-month apprenticeship you will have gained: Level 2 Early Years Practitioner City & Guilds
  • You will also gain a Paediatric First Aid certificate

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Career progression opportunities may be available for the right candidate upon successful completion of apprenticeships

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Creative, Patience


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

Things to consider

Rural location with limited public transport so driving license would be useful

About the employer

Full day care nursery


Scribbles Day Nursery


Rayley Lane, North Weald


CM16 6AR

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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: 21 Jun 2023