Early Years Apprentice Bookies Babes

Do you want to become a qualified Early Years Professional? Are you serious about a career in the Early Years sector? This role is ideal for anyone who has a genuine passion for working with children and is keen to learn and progress in their own professional development. Not experienced or qualified? Then this opportunity IS for you!

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Closing date: 30 Nov 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

    Open Monday – Thursday 7:45am – 5:30pm Friday closes at 2pm!! Shift patterns available 40 hours per week Happy to discuss work pattern

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Dec 2023

  • Date posted

    11 Oct 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties will include:

  • Assisting in rooms with all duties on daily routine
  • Caring for children
  • Assisting with meals
  • Playing
  • Administration as required
  • Following EYFS
  • Sfeguarding awareness
  • First Aid awareness
  • Liaising with parents
  • Teamwork
  • Customer service

The training you will be getting

  • Early Years Practitioner Standard
  • In house training
  • Functional Skills maths/English if required

Training will take place on a weekly basis. 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

For the right person, there is the opportunity to progress to higher level qualifications such as Level 3 Early Years Educator. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 4/C) Desired

About the employer

Bookie’s Babes is a friendly nursery and they look after children aged between 3 months to 2 and half years +. Bookie’s Babes premises has expanded to accommodate a brand new sleep room and changing facilities, a baby room (from 3months – 18months) and a room for toddlers (18months- 2 and a half years +).


Bookies Babes





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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


Abbey Roche



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

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