Early Years Apprentice & Activities Leader Kidz Zone Club

Kidz Zone Club specialise in working with Primary Schools to provide a range of services through physical and creative activities. You will benefit from an exciting opportunity to gain valuable experience working in a EYFS department and a before /after school & holiday club setting working mainly with children from ages 3-9.

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Closing date: 31 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Between £10,000 and £13,000 depending on experience

  • Working week

    School term time: You will be based at one school Monday to Friday shifts will vary between 7.30am and 6.00pm School holidays: You will work on a multi activity holiday club

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    19 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

During the term time you will be based at one school supporting in the school early years department, then working at the before and after school club.

A typical day could be supporting in the early years department for a morning or afternoon, followed by the after school club which generally run from 3.00pm - 6.00pm.

During the school holidays you will work at a multi activity holiday club providing a variety of different creative and physical activities.

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required
  • Weekly tutor session delivered online with practical observations, option to come to head office to complete weekly session

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Full time employment as Early Years or Club lead with ourselves, a Early Years Practioner with a school or nursery, further education leading to Early Years teaching.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Childcare, Caring


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C OR 4 OR ABOVE) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C OR 4 OR ABOVE) Desired

About the employer

We offer a high quality service of ‘Ofsted registered’ activity clubs for primary school aged children, in the form of before and after school clubs and holiday clubs with a focus on children participating in a range of physical and creative activities around different weekly themes. We support schools in their early years departments.


Kidz Zone Club


5 Leck House

Lake Street

Leighton Buzzard


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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


Scott McCafferty


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

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