Early Years Educator Apprentice – Childcare Level 3, Aintree

Bumbles Nursery

Apprenticeship summary

Bumbles Nursery are a family run business with settings based in Sefton and Liverpool. We have a fantastic opportunity at this outstanding nursery to join the team at their Aintree setting to complete a level 3 early years apprenticeship. You will be leading play activities and carrying out observations on key children.

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Closing date: June 24, 2024

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£13,312 to £23,795.20 a year
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Date posted:
June 6, 2024
Possible start date:
June 26, 2024
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At Bumbles Nursery, our aim is to support children in all aspects of learning so that when they leave for the next chapter in their journey of life, they are confident around their peers, able to socialise and therefore adapt comfortably into their next setting.

We are a family run business where staff happiness and wellbeing is our biggest priority. We believe if our staff team are happy and motivated, this will be shown our our children’s development and confidence.

As a level 3 Apprentice you will be expected to;

  • Plan and carry out child initiated and adult led play activities supporting children’s individual needs and interest
  • Provide play activities which encourage and promote children’s numeracy, literacy and language development
  • Undertake the role of the key person to help children feel safe, secure and valued
  • Carries out observations and use these effectively to understand the changing needs of their individual key children

Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. Bumbles Nursery will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day You will be working towards the Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours
  • Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Educator
  • Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid or Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

This will be delivered through Bumbles Nursery’s dedicated training provider, Realise Realise is an established training provider that’s enjoying an exciting period of growth following a management buyout and rebrand in late 2020. We’ve invested heavily in our people and culture, and we want to grow our teams by finding people who share our passion and enthusiasm for creating a better future.

Our professional, expanding and knowledgeable staff team are
always given the opportunity to further their careers with us. We always
look to promote from within and will guide and support you in your endeavours to further yourself. You could go on to – Level 5, Room Leader, Third in Charge, Deputy Manager, Eco School Leader or even Forest School Leader.


Bumbles Nursery

Catering for children from 3 months old and providing one member of staff for every three children. Our Baby Bee staff offer your child a relaxed, caring, homely environment with the peace of mind needed when making the decision to send your child to Nursery. A wide range of activities are always available for fun and learning of their initial life skills. Even at this early stage, children really enjoy messy play, painting, water and sand, imaginary play, books with bright pictures and song and


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Early years educator (level 3)