Apprentice Early years Educator -Twinkle Totz Day Nursery TWINKLE TOTZ DAY NURSERY LTD

Apprentice early years educator required at Twinkle Totz Day Nursery. We are looking for someone with a love of working with children, where you will gain the Level 3 qualification. You must have previous experience of working with children and ideally have the Childcare Level 2 qualification.

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Closing date: 20 Sep 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 to Friday. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    21 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Jul 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To work closely with children aged 0-5 years old, looking after their daily needs such as feeding, nappy changing and toileting
  • To work as part of a team to deliver and meet the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage for all children
  • To plan, provide and support age-appropriate play opportunities in line with the curriculum and individual needs of the children in your care
  • To ensure the safeguarding and welfare of all children in your care
  • To be a key person to an allocated number of children and their families
  • To observe, assess and record children’s learning and development progress
  • Provide an enabling environment that meets the needs of each unique individual child
  • To build and maintain positive relationships with parents / carers
  • To adhere to and follow the setting’s policies and procedures
  • To ensure confidentiality is adhered to at all times
  • To attend regular team meetings
  • To ensure standards of health and safety, hygiene and cleanliness are maintained at all times
  • To attend additional training events and meetings as identified by the setting manager for training requirements
  • To liaise and work in partnership with external agencies (both statutory and voluntary) to support children within the setting as appropriate
  • To undertake any other duties as deemed necessary by the setting manager

The training you will be getting

  • 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
    Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

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, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade (Grade C or 4+) desirable) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade (Grade C or 4+) desirable) Desired

About the employer

Twinkle Totz Day Nursery Ltd is a family-run day nursery chain with locations throughout West London and Berkshire. Putting your child first, our friendly and professional team strive to help families in the local community however we’re able. Established in 2005, we are backed by a vast amount of experience and associations with OFSTED, NDNA, the Early Years Alliance, Ealing Council, and Hillingdon London. With our skills, knowledge, and qualifications, we are ideally placed to provide exceptional childcare services. Contact us today with any enquiries.




70 Eton Road




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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


Bobbie Durant


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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