Nursery Assistant Apprenticeship


Angels Day Nursery are a established business catering for the care of children aged between 1- 5 years old. They are recruiting for hardworking apprentices to join their dynamic team.

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Closing date: 10 Apr 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage


Working week

39 Hours (Monday-Friday)

Apprenticeship duration

12 Months

Possible start date

11 Apr 2017

Date posted

13 May 2016

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number



2 available

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career in Childcare. You will be working alongside qualified professionals whilst studying towards your Childcare qualification. Been part of this established setting you will be able to gain new skills and build experience which will benefit you for your career in childcare. You will be working with children from ages 1-5 years old helping them develop academically and socially. You will expected to be dedicated to the nursery providing excellent service and helping the children develop naturally whilst also providing a safe environment at all times.

Duties include –

  • Setting up Activities for Children
  • Interacting and helping the child develop
  • Demonstrate an initiative to plan activities
  • Ability to establish a relationship with the children and team
  • Changing nappies
  • Keeping environment safe
  • Help prepare meals

The role will vary on a daily basis but you will work as the Nursery apprentice therefore is a vital support in all running projects. The role will need you to use your initiative and be confident in your duties. The role will also require you to be a bubbly kind and helpful person.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Passion for childcare
  • Organised
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Patience
  • Out going personality
  • Caring attitude

Qualifications required

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English Grade A-C desirable

Future prospects

The successful applicant would be able to progress onto Level 3 Childcare upon completion of the Level 2 programme.

Things to consider

Great opportunity to start a flourishing career

About the employer

Angels aim is to achieve natural development to promote enthusiasm and to instil self confidence in our children. Our goals are to ensure that our children reach higher than the skies. We encourage our children to express freely in a loving, safe and stimulating environment, which has a stable and well equipped learning atmosphere.

Angels incorporates bright airy rooms with a fantastic outside play area, which is private, safe and secure and full of adventurous outdoor play. We also offer a wide range of stimulating toys and equipment to suit all needs, ages and stages of development in children.

We have worked hard to ensure that the service that we offer is the best available in the area and will always go the extra mile to ensure that your child’s experience with us is happy, stimulating and rewarding.

Choosing the right nursery for your child is one of the most important and difficult decisions that you will ever have to make. We have a friendly atmosphere where we work together in partnership with parents so that all children whatever race, religion or culture are made to feel welcome.




63 Sutton Road


B23 6QJ

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Training provider

  • Full Apprenticeship Training Level 2 and then Level 3 will be provided by ESG
  • All training done on site at work, no day release
  • You will also be working towards a technical certificate, ERR (employer rights and responsibilities and functional skills in maths, English and ICT if not already achieved.

Apprenticeship framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Interserve Learning & Employment



Other information

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.30 per hour from the 1st October 2015. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

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Closing date: 10 Apr 2017