Job Description

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner - Woodcote Day Nursery

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner - Woodcote Day Nursery

  • Location : Hampshire
  • Wage £208 (per week)
  • Apprenticeship level : Intermediate
  • Start date : 21/12/2018
  • Closing date :
  • Working Week: Monday-Friday
  • Hours Per Week: 37.5 hours a week - Monday-Friday

Role Details


Are you looking to start your career in a rewarding environment? If so kick start your career with Childbase!

Fun is an essential ingredient in our nurseries where the care and education opportunities for each and every child are as extraordinary as the staff who provide them.

Duties Include:
- To support qualified staff with daily routines in the nursery.
- To learn the skills of a nursery nurse, (on the job), working practically as part of the team.
- To learn how to provide high quality childcare to our children.
- Understand the importance of keeping everyone safe and the part you play.
- To never be left unsupervised with the children
- To gain a good understanding of child development and how this is important when caring for children
- To contribute/complete children’s observations and records when required.
create consistency.
- To build positive relationships with the children, families, colleagues and internal/external professionals

We are now in the process of recruiting a passionate and dedicated Apprentice Nursery Practitioner to join our fantastic team.

You will be joining the nursery to complete your apprenticeship for a period of 12-15 months, whereby you will then have the opportunity to apply for any suitable roles that Childbase may have within your local area.

As an Apprentice Nursery Practitioner you will be studying for a work-based qualification whilst you are with us and the nursery will support you with the experience required to achieve this.

You will be contracted to work 37.5 hours per week to ensure you receive the best possible support.

As you will be providing outstanding care to the next generation, this role does require you to hold Grades A-C in English and Maths or equivalent. You will be allocated time out of the rooms each week to complete your computer based learning as part of the Qualification.

Duties will include
1) Observe and monitor children's play activities.

2) Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.

3) Instruct children in health and personal habits such as eating, resting, and toilet habits.

4) Read to children, and teach them simple painting, drawing, handicrafts, and songs.

5) Organize and participate in recreational activities, such as games.

6) Assist in preparing food for children and serve meals and refreshments to children and regulate rest periods.

We are looking for someone with a passion for wanting to work with Children so if this sounds like you please apply on the link below.

Childbase is an equal opportunities employer who is committed to promoting the welfare and safety of our children. All successful applications will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS/ CRB check.

Future Prospects

On-going training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time position

Address :

Purley, Hampshire, CR8 3AJ

Skills Required :

You need to have a keen interest in the childcare Industry and be dedicated to working towards your Apprenticeship.

Qualification(s) Required :

Maths and English GCSE Grade C or above.


Learning Provider : Lifetime Training

Occupation Type : Apprenticeship

Job Role :

Expected Duration: 12-15 Months

Training Provided
Advanced Apprenticeship in Children and Young Peoples Workforce
Functional Skills in Maths
Functional Skills in English
Functional Skills in ICT

Company Description

Company : Childbase - Woodcote Day Nursery - Purley
Company Website :

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