Apprentice Early Years Practitioner


Apprenticeship summary

Pitter Patters Limited are looking for a Level 2 Apprentice Early Years Practitioner, who is friendly and personable. The successful candidate will help the nursery team to provide a friendly, caring, and relaxing environment that encourages child development, working towards a recognised Early Years Practitioner qualification.

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Closing date: May 25, 2024

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Date posted:
May 7, 2024
Possible start date:
May 26, 2024
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An Apprentice Nursery Assistant is required to work within this busy nursery in Wallasey, where you will learn about the Early Years Practitioner Standard and have the opportunity to work towards a career in childcare. You will be working alongside children aged from 0-5 years old.

Duties will include:

  • Supporting the children in their day-to-day routines
  • Planning and providing the children with learning and play activities to extend their development
  • Observing the children and contributing towards observations and learning journeys
  • Supporting the children in the outdoor play area, ensuring learning is brought outside
  • Helping and supporting the children at mealtimes throughout the day
  • Keeping the children safe at all times
  • Any other duties required by the manager
  • Having lots of fun!

On successful completion of this Apprenticeship, you will achieve the following:

  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English, if required 
  • Throughout the apprenticeship you will receive in-house training from the employer
  • This will ensure that you are competent in all aspects of the role
  • You will also have off-the-job training during the apprenticeship qualification, where you will be supported by a dedicated trainer and mentor
  • Possible full-time permanent position for the right person
  • Progression to advanced level of study
  • Further development of skills through additional training



Pitter Patter Day Nursery & Pre-School offers both full and part-time positions for children between the ages of 2 months and 4 years 9 months and aim to provide an affordable and high quality childcare in a stimulating, spiritually conducive, enabling and child friendly environment that is β€œa home away from home” for children in Wallasey and its environs.


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Apprenticeship standard:

Early years practitioner (level 2)