Childcare Apprenticeship STAR CHILD NURSERY LTD

Fantastic opportunity to thrive in an environment working with children and plenty scope for progression and start a career in childcare.

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Closing date: 02 Aug 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

    Monday - Friday, anytime between 8.00am - 6.00pm. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Jul 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Supervising and observing children in the play room
  • Ensuring all paperwork is completed
  • Providing high quality care and education to children
  • Supporting and ensuring children fully participate in activities
  • Ensuring Nursery is kept clean and tidy

The training you will be getting

  • Upon completion will achieve EYE Level 3 Apprenticeship qualification
  • Paediatric First Aid qualification
  • Training will take place withing the workplace
  • Will have fortnightly sessions with a qualified assessor

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Will gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • Progression to become room leader
  • Gain valuable experience in a Childcare setting

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


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

About the employer

Working for a nursery who has been established for 20 years. A family and friendly orientated nursery located in Thornton Heath with easy access to public transport.







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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


Mohmed Patel


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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