Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship in Liverpool Little Angels Childcare

At Little Angels, apprentices play a crucial part in supporting delivery of welfare and care for all our children. Supported by a suitably qualified Early Years Educator, you will interact and work with the children on a day to day basis, supporting the planning and delivery of play activities.

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

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Closing date: 31 Dec 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Shifts TBC.

    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

    30 hours per week Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Jan 2024

  • Date posted

    13 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

If you're looking to start a career in childcare, Little Angels Childcare are looking for a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprentice to join their team.As a Level 2 Apprentice some of your duties will include:

Ensure the welfare and safety of children is
promoted and report safeguarding issues and concerns to the person in charge
Support the planning and delivery of purposeful play activities in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage
Work with parents, colleagues and other agencies to ensure children’s individual needs are met
Support the children to understand healthy life choices through engaging play activities
Take an active role in seeking out Continuous
Professional Development opportunities during the apprentices programme and beyond
Use communication and knowledge of child development to engage with children and support those requiring additional

The training you will be getting

Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. Little Angels Childcare will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day You will be working towards the Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes; Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Qualification Functional skills in maths and English if required Realise is an established training provider that’s enjoying an exciting period of growth following a management buyout and rebrand in late 2020. We’ve invested heavily in our people and culture, and we want to grow our teams by finding people who share our passion and enthusiasm for creating a better future.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Progression to the Level 3 Early Years Educator Standard

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Creative, Initiative, Patience


Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

Things to consider

You will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check as part of the employers safer recruitment process

About the employer

Little Angels Childcare aim to provide a safe, caring and stimulating environment, catering for all the needs of the children in our care. All children are treated as individuals and provision is tailored to meet their needs, in conjunction with the wishes of the parents/carers.


Little Angels Childcare


2A Cassino Road


L36 7UX

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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

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

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Dec 2023