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Apprentice Nursery Assistant

Garden Cottage Nursery
Garden Cottage Nursery are looking for a hardworking, dedicating and caring individual who will be required to work in a well established nursery. You will complete an Early Years Educator Apprenticeship. Apply today!

Garden Cottage Nursery - Employer

Garden Cottage Nursery School is an ‘Outstanding’ (Ofsted) Child Care Setting, nestled in the beautiful South Downs, we are open for children aged 0-5 years old and we are located within the beautiful grounds of Highden Farm Washington next to Windlesham House School.our children go onto Schools like Ashington,The Vale, Findon, Worthing, Horsham, Storrington, Steyning, West Chiltington, and Shipley.




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 120.00
Garden Cottage Nursery

Detailed Job Description

Garden Cottage Nursery are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate individual to join the team as an Apprentice Nursery Assistant.

The role involves working with all children aged 3 months - 5 years.

You will be required to help supervise the children’s play, learning activities and meal times.

You will be working as part of a team.

The role requires caring for all children’s needs and assisting staff with the Early Years Foundation Stage requirements.

Duties include:

Caring for children’s care needs.

Assisting with cleaning duties.

Planning and supervising activities

Helping children learn Ensuring Children are in a safe environment.

We are looking for someone who enjoys spending time with very young children and to be willing to learn all job duties and train to gain childcare qualifications.

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. Award winning Vocational Training Provider.

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

No specific qualifications required as full training is to be provided. However basic maths and English skills are desirable.

Skills required

Good communication skills,

can use own initiative,

willing to learn,

willing to care for all children’s care needs.

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

Good timekeeping, enthusiastic, happy, friendly, willing to work hard and learn new skills.

Future prospects

There is a possibility of full time employment at the end of your apprenticeship.

Additional Information

Training provided

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship

Each framework includes a diploma/certificate which shows the practical skills, a technical certificate to confirm the knowledge and understanding and Functional Skills in Maths and English.

You will be assessed throughout the apprenticeship and complete the qualification based on the competencies within your job role.You will be assessed by a combination of observations, professional discussion, question and answer sessions and self-study which is required to confirm your knowledge and understanding of the career route you have chosen.

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:81606)
Babcock Training Limited


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