Childcare Apprenticeship – Level 3 – Stonecroft Day Nursery and Preschool STONECROFT DAY NURSERY LIMITED

Aspire Training Team are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking individual to complete their Level 3 Childcare Apprenticeship at Stonecroft Day Nursery and Preschool. Within this role you will be required to support the children’s learning and development and ensure that safeguarding procedures are being followed at all times.

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

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Closing date: 01 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00 to £23,795.20

    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

    Stonecroft Day Nursery and Preschool is open from 07:30-20:00 Monday to Friday The successful candidate will be required to work between 30-40 hours per week, with shift patterns to be discussed

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Required to work in 3 separate rooms
  • Helping and supporting the children with self-help skills
  • Planning activities
  • To ensure the appropriate care given to child
  • Light household duties
  • Personal care and toileting
  • Supporting with food preparation and helping at mealtimes

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional skills if required
  • Paediatric first aid qualification
  • Training will be carried out at the setting and an Assessor will be assigned to you and make regular monthly visits

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Potential to gain permanent employment at the setting

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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or Functional skills L2) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or Functional skills L2) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Childcare (Grade Level 2) Essential

Things to consider

Please make sure you are within a suitable distance to commute to the setting and that the travel time is reasonable

About the employer

Our aim at Stonecroft is to provide a high standard of quality care for your child. A place where parents can leave their children, knowing they will be safe and well cared for in a warm and friendly atmosphere until they return. At Stonecroft we believe each child should develop at their own pace. With varied environments children have the chance to explore their surroundings freely. Each child is assigned a key person and with regular observations and assessments each child is given the experiences they need to help them develop.







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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.

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Jun 2024