Apprentice Assistant Practitioner Chaston Nursery School - Kentish Town

It is family run business and lots of scope to develop and lots of support to do this Apprenticeship and working to the EYFS framework. You will work under supervision with children in the nursery setting and provide all aspects of care and support learning opportunities.

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

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Closing date: 13 Mar 2024

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, 09:00 - 18:00

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    22 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Undertake training to obtain a recognised qualification
  • Uphold the standards within the setting by ad-hearing to all policies and procedures
  • Strive to safeguard the children by working to the organisations safeguarding policy
  • Assist with meeting the personal and emotional needs of the children
  • Contribute towards an effective and supportive team environment
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to ensure the highest standard of care is provided
  • Attend team meetings and contribute to relevant ideas
  • Attend out of hours working activities eg- training, staff meetings, Christmas party (as required)
  • Contribute to the highest standards of hygiene and cleanliness in the setting
  • To respect the confidentiality of information received
  • To ensure the setting is a high quality environment which meets the needs of individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds, and stages of development
  • To be aware of the high profile of the setting and to uphold it's standards at all times
  • To be aware of all emergency and fire evacuation procedures
  • To understand that as part of training you will be required to move to other parts of the setting
  • To promote and support the setting's policies relating to safeguarding of children and young people within the workplace
  • You will be working towards your Early Years Practitioner Level 2 over the duration of 15 months

The training you will be getting

  • Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Level 2 including Functional Skills in maths and English

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Ongoing training and development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Organisation Skills


Other None required (Grade None required) Desired

Things to consider

Good transport links to the site

About the employer

Chaston Nursery School provides care and education for children aged 3 months to five years, 49 weeks of the year. Our primary goal is to ensure that we provide the highest quality childcare that is both accessible and affordable. Our nursery will differentiate itself by a passionate attention to detail in everything we do underpinned by our quality programme.


Chaston Nursery School - Kentish Town


Chaston Place


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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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Mar 2024