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Early Years Educator Apprentice Brentwood Pre Prep School

The role is to support the children and teacher within the class. You must have a passion to work with children. You will help with covering a range of activities including outdoor play, lunchtimes, as well as learning/academic activities. Acting as a good role model, able to liaise with parents and staff and work as part of a team.

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Closing date: 10 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday. 8.30am - 4.30pm. 30 minute lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Please note this Apprenticeship will start in September 2022

Duties will include, but not limited to:  

  • You will be supporting the staff and children in the class to ensure they are happy, settled and achieving
  • You will need to work as part of a team and remain calm under pressure and be able to cope with the demands of young children, ie. eating, toileting 
  • You will be required to use an iPad to make observations and access planning
  • You will be working with individuals as well as small groups of children in a range of activities, indoors and outdoors.
  • Act as a good role model to the children.
  • Liaise with parents regarding their child’s progress as well as other members of the team. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Be able to use an iPad
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft, Word, etc.
  • Excellent communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Punctual
  • Enjoy working with children
  • Good level of common sense
  • Professional manner
  • Friendly and approachable manner
  • Able to remain calm under pressure

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs (or equivalent) in maths and English Grades A-C (4-9)

Future prospects

  • Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, there may be the possibility of a full-time position

Things to consider

  • Be prepared to go outside everyday whatever the weather

About the employer

We are Brentwood Preparatory school in Brentwood, Essex. From the age of 3 we welcome children into our community as they embark on one of the greatest journeys in life: education.


Brentwood Pre Prep School


Shenfield Road


CM15 8BD

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Training provider

New City College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by New City College


Sarah Clayton 01708 462887

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Skills, Knowledge and Behaviours
  • Day release to attend college at Havering campus

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

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