Nursery Apprentice The Avenue Day Nursery

Are you looking to train in childcare? Friendly, homely nursery in Aldbourne, nr Marlborough is looking for a Level 2 Nursery Apprentice to join their team. Creating warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 07 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Apprenticeship wage is the minimum wage, actual is dependent on age/experience

    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 - Friday between 8.00am - 6.00pm. Employer is flexible. This can be worked over 4 days.

    Total hours per week: 32

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Creating warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally
  • Under supervision you will provide all aspects of care for children including washing, changing and feeding
  • Acting as key worker to a small group of children and recording observations and planning for them
  • Assisting with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children
  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Being aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to
  • Completing all Apprenticeship work as set by Showcase Tutor

The training you will be getting

NCFE/CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner

  • Functional Skills: maths and English at Level 1 minimum (Unless exempt)
  • End Point Assessment
  • Training completed via work based visits at the nursery and 4 hour study time provided for coursework

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Upon completing your apprenticeship, you may possibly be offered a full time position and further training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Leo and Kate brought their first nursery just over 2 years ago, within this time they have enjoyed providing the best possible start for all the little people and their families in very different area of the country including London, Shropshire, Calne and more recently our 3 Avenue settings all local to the Marlborough area. Kate has a real passion to ensure that all the children we look after have the same start in their lives and has achieved an outstanding Ofsted inspection at the nursery setting in Calne just a few weeks ago.


The Avenue Day Nursery


The Avenue Day Nursery,

Smith's Barn West Street



You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


James Robert Sproat

+1 07715658042

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.