Kids Love Nature - Avon Heath - Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship KIDS LOVE NATURE LTD

The Aspire training team are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to complete their Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship with Kids Love Nature, Avon Heath. You will be providing care of the highest level to the children, including keeping them safe and ensuring that their needs are met.

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

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Closing date: 01 Jun 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

    Working hours will be full time with shifts between 8.00am and 5.00pm. Shift patterns to be discussed

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    03 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To work effectively as part of a team
  • To be involved in the planning of activities for the children
  • Communicating with parents and ensuring that the children’s records are accurate and up to date
  • Interacting with the children and encourage the children to participate in the activities
  • Creating a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere for the children to flourish
  • Supporting with personal care and changing nappies
  • Preparing snacks & baking
  • Helping to keep the setting clean & tidy

The training you will be getting

  • You will get a full Level 2 Early Years Practitoner qualifcation, English and maths Functional Skills - if you do not already hold a GCSE grade C/4 or above, as these can be completed alongside your Apprenticeship

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • At the end of the course there is the possibility of full time employment for the right candidate

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Confident


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

About the employer

The setting is located in Avon Heath Country Park and opened in 2012. The setting boasts a large outdoor area and use of Avon Heath Country Park accommodating children aged 2-5 years old. The setting benefits from 300 acres of stunning heathland, in addition to features two beautiful classrooms and a one acre private garden with woodland, veggie garden, supersized sandpit, fire pit, pond, mud café, outdoor classroom and 4 resident chickens.




Avon Heath Country Park

Brocks Pine

St Ives

BH24 2DH

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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: 01 Jun 2024