Apprentice Early Years Educator- Rosedene Nurseries Northallerton, DL6 2YD ROSEDENE NURSERIES LTD

Apprentice Early Years Educator required at Rosedene Northallerton. We are looking for someone with a love of working with children where you will gain an Early Years Educator Level 3 qualification, organise resources for activities and experiences in the nursery.

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Closing date: 05 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    this will be discussed at regular intervals

    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

    We are open from 7.30am - 6.00pm, 51 weeks of the year, and you will be working a 30 hour week to cover these times, to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    03 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To ensure high standards in all aspects of care and development in line with the EYFS for all children attending the nursery
  • To organise resources for activities and experiences in the nursery
  • To assist in enhancing the developmental progress in children
  • To implement the daily routine within the nursery
  • To maintain a high standard of cleanliness and good housekeeping
  • To maintain a thorough knowledge of all the nursery’s policies and procedures, ensuring that they are followed and respected

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Apprentices must successfully complete the Level 3 Award in
    Paediatric First Aid (RQF) or Level 3 Award in Emergency

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

For the successful candidate there is the possibility of ongoing employment upon completion of the relevant qualification.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Early Years Practitioner (Grade 2) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-5) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-5) Desired

Things to consider

Due to the nature of the role , a driving licence and access to transport would be desirable

About the employer

Rosedene Nurseries - Northallerton Day Nursery & Childcare Rosedene Northallerton is situated within the Standard Way Industrial Estate, a short distance from Northallerton High Street We are Ofsted Rated Good and the only Curiosity Accredited setting in the region, we provide exceptional education and care for children aged from 6 weeks to 11 years old. As well as offering Holiday Club, Breakfast Club, Afterschool Club, School Pick Up/Drop Off and Wrap Around. At Rosedene Northallerton, the children enjoy a variety of curious learning activities, which include forest school sessions within our large outdoor areas which can utilised all year round. All activities support the development of our children’s confidence, social skills, learning capacity, curiosity, enthusiasm, communication, problem-solving skills, emotional well-being, as well as the 7 EYFS learning areas. The children love to get out and about locally too, we have built a strong partnership with Mount Vale Care Home, who we regularly visit and we enjoy walks around the community. We have been known to visit some of the High Streets favourite shops such as, Bettys of Northallerton, Lewis & Coopers, and Sam Turners Garden Centre. We also enjoy a visit to our friends down the road, at Rosedene Broomfield. We offer private childcare, tax-free childcare and 15 & 30 hour free funded places - if you're not sure what you could be eligible too feel free to send us an email or, book a visit and our team will be happy to discuss all of your options with you. Book a visit, come and see the facilities, meet our amazing Northallerton team, learn about the Rosedene ethos and ask as many questions as you like!




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Standard way business park


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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


Sally Baldwin


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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