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Apprentice nursery assistant

Rose Cottage Day Nursery Ltd.
This is a wonderful opportunity to start your career in childcare with the extra opportunity of gaining a Child Care qualification which is provided by an award winning training provider.

Rose Cottage Day Nursery Ltd. - Employer

Intermediate Diploma in Children and Young People’s Workforce, As an apprentice you will be included on a Children’s and Young Peoples Workforce Qualification, this will involve a Vocational Coach visiting you on a monthly basis observing you whilst you work.



14 months

This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.

Job Summary

GBP 160.00
Rose Cottage Day Nursery Ltd.

Detailed Job Description

An Early Years nursery, offering care for babies and young children to learn and develop throughout their time at with us. We adhere to the EYFS where a large emphasis is based on independence through free-choice play. To be willing to undertake Level 2 Certificate in Children and Young People’s Workforce and/or Level 3 in Children’s Learning and Development (Early Years Educator). You will not be expected to take full Key Worker responsibility until induction training and support has been provided by the managers.

Role Highlights

•Answering emails, phone calls and the taking and relaying of messages to staff members

•To ensure children’s welfare and safety are your primary concern.

•Take responsibility for a small group of ’Key Children’ and completing observations and folders.

To liaise with parents/carers on a regular basis.

•To display children’s work, ensuring displays are labelled, neat and changed on a regular basis

•To attend any training deemed necessary to develop your career and improve performance

•To encourage child development through effective, age appropriate activities and play.

•To ensure good practices are implemented regarding health and safety and hygiene Apprenticeship Highlights

•You will gain a nationally recognised qualification in an Intermediate Diploma in in Children’s and Young Person’s Workforce.

•As part of your Apprenticeship you will learn how to:

•Organise activities calendars

•Ensure all duties are completed accurately and delivered with high quality and in a timely manner

•You will receive onsite training with an award winning training provider

•Learn life skills

•To maintain high standards throughout the nursery, implementing all policies and procedures at all times What are we looking for?

•Somebody who is reliable and career driven

•Somebody who can work under their own initiative

•Somebody able to work different shifts

•To be successful in this role you will be educated to GCSE level sufficient confidence in the childcare industry. You will also be excellent at multi-tasking with superb attention to detail and organisational skills. Your learning and Development will be supported by your own Vocational Learning Advisor who will guide you throughout your Apprenticeship Babcock is an award winning training provider

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

GCSE grade A to C in English and Maths is a requirement but not essential, must complete Maths and English Functional Skills to start Apprenticeship.

Skills required

Good communication skills, can use own initiative, willing to learn, willing to care for all children’s care need . Must be willing to take direction from supervisor of childcare room. To be able to learn and take on board the Early Years Foundation Stage and put it into practice.

Personal Qualities

Patient and willing to learn. Sympathetic to the needs of children and families. Willing to work as part of a team.

Future prospects

Gain a childcare qualification with possible progression to Level 3. Possible promotion and working up through the bands of responsibility.

Additional Information

Training provided

Intermediate Diploma in Children and Young People’s Workforce, As an apprentice you will be included on a Children’s and Young Peoples Workforce Qualification, this will involve a Vocational Coach visiting you on a monthly basis observing you whilst you work.

Babcock Training Limited - Learning Provider

In today’s competitive marketplace, developing the right skills can help you to get ahead and stay ahead. Apprenticeships are a great way to achieve qualifications and earn money whilst also gaining the work experience employers look for. 

Choose an apprenticeship with Babcock and they will help you to take your first step to an outstanding career.  As one of the UK’s largest work-based training providers Babcock has the employer partnerships to offer apprentice job vacancies in your area.

For more information about this vacancy please contact Babcock Training Limited on 0800 731 8199 or email: (Ref ID:80307)
Babcock Training Limited


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