Early Years Apprentice Hinton St George Primary School

We are a thriving, happy pre-school with an opportunity for an apprentice Early Years Educator. We want to support your training with a quality apprenticeship, working with and caring for children from 2 to the start of their reception year. Giving our families and their children a great experience at the start of their education.

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Closing date: 08 Oct 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 - Friday 8.30am - 3.15pm. Term time only.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will include (but will not be limited to):

  • Supporting the children within the pre-school
  • Carrying out observations of the children and recording these
  • Leading activities, story time, etc.

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

The apprenticeship training is delivered through a combination of workplace learning and regular college attendance. This training will teach you the knowledge, skills and behaviours set out in the Early Years Educator Level 3 standard. On completion the apprentice will receive Early Years Educator Level 3 qualification, Functional Skills in maths and English may also be required depending on current level.   

Training will include paediatric first aid qualification.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Being prepared for a career in early years education.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


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

Things to consider

You MUST be prepared to commit to your work and training for the duration of the apprenticeship. You will be required to have a telephone interview with Yeovil College prior to your application being passed on. If a suitable candidate is found prior to the advertised closing date, it may close earlier so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

About the employer

St George’s Pre-School is part of Hinton St George Primary school and is located on the school’s field. It is situated in a rural location. It is a small setting with 15 spaces per session.


Hinton St George Primary School


St George's Pre-School, Hinton St George Primary School Field

West Street

Hinton St George

TA17 8SA

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Training provider



Wendy Jenkins



Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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