Nursery Apprentice Cheetham Church of England Community Academy

We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic individual, to work as part of our supportive and hardworking Nursery team. Our Nursery is home to 60 children and has an amazing learning environment both indoors and outdoors. We would like someone committed and who enjoys supporting learning through play and children’s early stages of development.

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

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Closing date: 29 Sep 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 Fridat 8.30-4pm Term Time only

    Total hours per week: 32.25

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To safeguard children in your care.
  • To uphold the Christian Ethos of the school
  • To support children’s early language development in a play-based environment.
  • To support children’s personal care as needed.
  • To show professionalism and willingness to learn.
  • To carry out clerical tasks, such as photo copying, laminating, etc.
  • Delivering high quality care and education to all children
  • Communicating with parents.
  • Working as part of a team
  • General cleaning and hygiene of the setting
  • Helping to serve snacks and meals to meet the nutritional requirements of children

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

  • Early Years Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • This is a work-based qualification with timetabled monthly classes.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Teaching assistant, teacher.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Reliable


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

Things to consider

The post is to start as soon as possible.

About the employer

We are a large 3 form entry primary school with a 60 place Nursery. We are a thriving school with a diverse community. We want our pupils to enjoy coming to school and we want them to be challenged and inspired to learn.


Cheetham Church of England Community Academy


Cheetham Church of England Community Academy

Halliwell Lane

Cheetham Hill

M8 9FR

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below. Complete the form at the bottom of the vacancy with your details and attach a copy of your CV. A member of the Bury College Apprenticeship Team will then be in touch regarding your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Sep 2023