Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprentice Forest Hall Day Nursery

This is a truly amazing opportunity to join a well-established and very popular private nursery as a level 3 early years apprentice. Forest Hall Private Day Nursery (part of Northumbrian Trust Day Nurseries Ltd) are looking for someone to grow and progress within the nursery setting! You will plan, organise, supervise, and carry out suitable activities and educational programme for children. To kickstart your career within childcare, APPLY NOW!

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

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Closing date: 06 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday-Friday (earliest 08:00, finishing latest 18:00)

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Complete Paediatric 12 hours First Aid certificate. 
  • To plan, organise, supervise, and carry out suitable activities and educational programmes for children, using the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum.
  • To maintain a safe and secure and hygienic environment for children. 
  • To support the staff team with children’s developmental records within a key worker system. 
  • To attend staff meetings, planning meetings and assist with fund raising and any other duties the manager deems necessary. 
  • To keep abreast of current issues and attend training as necessary. 
  • To supervise children at mealtimes. 
  • To work within a team and maintain good communication. 
  • To follow nursery policies and procedures and comply with Local Authority Regulations. 
  • Follow the EYFS Statutory Framework. 
  • To adhere to the nursery uniform policy ensuring that a professional image is maintained at all times. 
  • To maintain the nursery environment, carrying out delegated tasks as may be deemed necessary for the efficient running of the nursery and ensuring a safe, secure, and hygienic environment always. 
  • To ensure good time keeping, smart appearance, good personal hygiene, and good work practises. 
  • To maintain good relationships with parents / carers on all matters relating to the nursery. 
  • To ensure the nursery building is always secure and safe for the children. 
  • To work within the hours the nursery operates as deemed necessary to ensure adequate staff to children’s ratios are maintained. 
  •  To always respect confidentiality regarding the Nursery. 
  • To work positively within the team structure and be included in staff duty rotas. 
  • To build positive relationships with the children.

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

Learning and Skills apprenticeship programmes are delivered through a mixture of face-to-face and virtual methods by our fully qualified and industry experienced apprentice training team. Using their expert knowledge gained from time spent in the industry, weve tailored our programmes to use the most up-to-date tools and technologies so that the skills we create can be used directly in the workplace. As one of our learners, youll benefit from coaching, help and guidance from our dedicated team whose job it is to ensure your success. Successful completion of this apprenticeship gives you an accredited Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship qualification, with training how to: contribute to the efficiency of an organisation through the support of functional areas, working across teams and resolving issues as requested.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon completion and achievement of the Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship, there is a full-time post followed by progression for the right candidate!  

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Communication skills, Patience, Creative


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

About the employer

Forest Hall Day Nursery offers childcare for young children all the way up to the early years stage. Our nursery offers a wide range of facilities, and you can be confident your child will have a happy and enjoyable time with us. Forest Hall Day Nursery have supported and developed a number of apprentices, this is great nursery to kickstart a long


Forest Hall Day Nursery


Springfield Park, Forest Hall

NE12 9AG

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Training provider



Ellie Filer


0191 433 8727

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Complete our 60 second application form and an Advisor will be in touch!

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

Apply now

Closing date: 06 Oct 2023