Level 3 Apprentice - Early Years Educator (35845) THE GREENTOP NURSERY LTD

A great opportunity to be responsible for delivering exceptional care and education for children whilst undertaking a formal qualification in Childcare. As an Apprentice you will work alongside a team to ensure the nursery is compliant in all areas.

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

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40 to £21,673.60

    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

    Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

You will be required to:

• Support and promote diversity and equality.
• Ensure you work as part of a team to provide the best possible opportunities for children and that you share ideas and feedback to create consistency within the room.
• Demonstrate a proactive approach using your initiative and showing resilience to take responsibility for getting things done.
• Work collaboratively, demonstrating appropriate behaviour and expectations.
• Work in partnership with parents/carers and other professionals.
• Demonstrate and ensure good practice and compliance with the revised Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Framework.
• Adherence to Green Top Day Nursery policies and procedures.
• Understand the importance of keeping everyone safe and the part you play in the Nursery.
• Meeting the individual dietary, health, comfort, and care needs of each individual child.
• Have a child centred approach, ensuring the activities on offer meet the children's needs and are age appropriate.
• Contribute to children's records through observations.
• Attend staff meetings and training sessions.
• Work alongside your assessor including attending all training required for completion of the formal qualification.
• Have ability to manage own time to complete required coursework in the given timeframe.
• Drive own development through active participation in appraisals, one to ones and requesting supervisions where required.

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
•More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
•Any training you need to complete
•What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

The training you will be getting

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possible progression within the company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Empathetic, Positive attitude, Flexibility, Listening skills, Teaching and learning skills


Other Early Years qualification (Grade Level 2) Essential

About the employer

Green Top Day Nursery has been open since 1994 and changed ownership in September 2010. The nursery is open from 7am–6pm 5 days a week 51 weeks of the year as we are closed for 1 week over Christmas and all Bank Holidays. We run a before and after school club and also have a holiday club . We are a fully inclusive setting with all rooms having disability access and we also have a disabled toilet. We support children with possible additional needs and work alongside outside agencies to ensure their needs are met. We have our very own sensory room equipped with various fabrics, light and sensory items allowing the children to explore and develop at their own pace. At present we are supporting various children who are working with outside agencies such as speech and language therapists and dietitians etc or are looked after children. We also offer our free areas in Nursery for families with contact issues or that are in need of supervised access.







BD14 6SP

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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 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

Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2024