Outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to start their childcare career working for Ladybird Private Day Nursery located in Eccles. Great opportunity to earn whilst you learn and gain an industry recognised qualification!

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Closing date: 10 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, 07:30 - 18:30

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As a Nursery Nurse apprentice, you would work with children from birth to around eleven years of age, helping them to develop and learn. You will create a stimulating learning environment that helps the children grow their interpersonal and academic skills.

Duties to include:

  • Plan and evaluate daily activities and ensure all evidence is recorded to extend the child’s learning in line with EYFS Framework
  • Interact with children in an age-appropriate manner
  • Create Fun learning environments both indoors and outdoors
  • Encourage Language and Communication development
  • Feedback to Parents in a Professional and consistent manner
  • Ensure you adhere to all Policies, Procedures and Legislations within your environment
  • Ensure Safeguarding the children is core to all our activities
  • Work indoors and outdoors

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths & English (if required) 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Following successful completion of your level 2 qualification you may be given the opportunity to do your level 3 qualification

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Interpersonal skills, Friendly, Well mannered, Well presented, Confident


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade A - E / 9 - 1) Essential

About the employer

Ladybird Private Day Nurseries are committed to providing high quality childcare and education to the community of Eccles. Our nurseries on New Lane, Peel Green and Parrin Lane, Winton have been developed to the highest standards into warm, caring and homely environments where all children can learn and develop.





110-112 NEW LANE


M30 7JE

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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


Mary Takhar


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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