Childcare Apprenticeship LITTLE ANGELS 247 LTD

Working in Childcare with children from ages 0–5. You will be working towards Advanced Diploma Early Years. Your apprenticeship will last for 13 months as part of your position you will be Creating a fun, engaging, safe environment for the children. Teaching within the EYFS requirement.

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Closing date: 23 Dec 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, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Jan 2024

  • Date posted

    23 Oct 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Partaking in a range of indoor and outdoor activities
    Supporting the children with a range of self care needs such as feeding and personal hygine
  • Communicating with other team members and parents
  • Also, being able to liaise with external customers, parents, to provide a high level of service for the childcare setting
  • Supporting the nursery through OFSTED inspections

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Advanced Diploma Early Years Educator 

  • You will be working towards an Advanced Diploma Early Years
  • Your apprenticeship will last for 13 months, where you will be supported by a dedicated assessor throughout your apprenticeship, as well as a mentor and other staff within the nursery
  • This apprenticeship requires dedication, commitment & punctuality for you to be successful
  • This apprenticeship will open doors to a variety of future roles & career paths within the childcare sector
  • Training will take place in the workplace
  • You will need to attend online training with your assessor for 10 days out of your 13-month apprenticeship, for your classroom-based learning and you will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor
  • You will complete a qualification in paediatric first aid

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Developing into a Level 3 practitioner, with the potential of a full time position upon successful completion.   Other prospects could include applying for:

  • Room leader positions
  • Possible management training
  • Springboard into primary education
  • Paediatric nursing
  • Continuous development in current nursery setting

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

Things to consider

You will need to attend online training with your Assessor for 10 days out of your 13-month apprenticeship, for your classroom-based learning and you will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor.

About the employer

We are Little Angels, a network of family-run, home away from home settings where children can spread their wings and develop into wonderful little individuals. Our exceptional premises, highly qualified staff, relentless dedication to the children in our care and passion for early years development make our settings truly unique. We opened Little Angels with a simple mission – to provide top-quality care and uncompromising dedication to children. Over a decade later, our modern children’s childcare in Southwark continues to provide the foundations for their future in a bright, colourful and fun environment. We treat every child in our care as a little individual and an integral part of our Little Angels family. Today, we continue to be a family run business that gives children a home away from home.







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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


Stuart Beer


Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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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