30/12/2017 ymca DN5 0NP

Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Smiley Faces Bentley – Early Years Practioner L2

  • Sector: health social care
  • Salary: £105 per week
Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Smiley Faces Bentley – Early Years Practioner L2

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Amazing apprenticeship opportunity to join a busy happy nursery.  Smiley Faces Nursery strive to create an enjoyable, safe and stimulating learning environment within a positive family atmosphere.  The nursery is registered for 12 babies, 28 toddlers and 24 pre-schoolers.  Each room has its own separate secure outdoor play area. The nursery aim to educate their children through positive interactions with staff and a play based curriculum enabling each and every child to reach their full potential and promote a positive self-image.

You’ll be working full time Monday to Friday and earning a wage while you complete your Level 2 work based qualification in Children and Young People’s Workforce. All being well it’s possible that you could progress up to the Level 3 qualification on successful completion of your first year.


Key duties:

  • To contribute a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for all children in the nursery
  • To give support to other team members throughout the nursery
  • Work in a team in order to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, learn and develop
  • Be prepared to help where needed, including to undertake certain domestic jobs within the nursery, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment etc.
  • To ensure that meal times are a time of pleasant social sharing and learning


The successful applicant will have:

  • Excellent organisation skills and time-management
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Experience of childcare and a real want to progress in this career
  • GCSE Maths and English grades A – E or equivalent


To apply all you need to do is click Find out more and make sure your CV is attached and you include a brief cover letter that explains why you’re interested in this role and why you make the best person for the job!

Please note that YMCA Training is acting as a recruitment partner in this process and you are not required to contact the business directly. If you have any questions or would like some information about this or any other apprenticeships advertised here please get in touch with Tracy Pickston on 07393750723.

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