Apprentice Practitioner Apples & Pears MR S W & MRS S M EVANS

The company are looking to recruit an apprentice to join their team. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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Closing date: 09 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

    Exact shifts across the week to be determined at interview. Total hours per week: 40.00

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    15 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties include ensuring the safety and security of children, whilst promoting the children's enjoyment and learning opportunities. The role will include: - Supporting care routines - Providing stimulating activities for children, from outdoor play to reading stories - To supervise and extend children's play and their interests - To be involved in the assessment of children's development and dealing with parent

The training you will be getting

- Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

- Level 3 Apprenticeship and EYE training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Organisation skills, Patience, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

- Please consider the location of this job as quite a rural position and suits a driver ideally

About the employer

Since July 2004, Apples and Pears Private Day Nursery have been dedicated to providing outstanding childcare to children living in Cheshire East, including those of Sandbach, Alsager and Congleton







CW11 2UN

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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

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