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Apprenticeship Vacancies



Childcare Apprentice Level 2 NVQ





A home away from home. Sunshine Kidz Club and Daycare is 'Good' Ofsted rated nursery based in a community building in the heart of Erdington. They provide nursery and out of school club provisions to the local children and pride themselves on being able to respond instinctively to the children's needs, and are very supportinve to the parent/caregiver.

Duties Include

  • Your duties will include:
  • Adhering to the policies and procedures of the nursery
  • Ensuring confidentiality is maintained in the nursery
  • Working as part of a team to ensure correct safeguarding procedures are followed
  • The care and supervision of the children with regards to their physical, emotional and developmental needs
  • The planning and preparation of activities to meet children’s individual requirements
  • Participating in activities and events
  • Liaising with parents
  • Keeping records and updating observation files
  • Attending staff meetings
  • Helping and supervising with meals and snacks

Weekly Wage

£3.90 per hour

Suitable Age

Suitable for applicants 16 - 18 years

Number of Vacancies


Training Provided

Level 2 NVQ - Your apprenticeship will last for 12 months (depending on the provision in which you are employed). You will be supported by an assessor throughout your apprenticeship. As you progress through your apprenticeship your duties and responsibilities will alter as you develop the skills for a successful career in childcare.

During the Intermediate Apprenticeship in childcare you will have access to excellent training and development opportunities within the role, with the potential to progress on the Advanced Diploma, Level 3 Apprenticeship Early Years Educator.

Expected Duration

12 Months

Skills Required

Applicants should have a desire to develop and enhance their child care skills whilst working in a supportive nursery setting. This role is ideal for anybody who has a genuine passion for working with children and that is keen to learn and progress in their own professional development. The successful applicant will be a positive role model and enthusiastic individual.

You will attend our Training Academy in Birmingham City Centre for 24 days out of your whole apprenticeship, for your classroom-based learning. You will be working within the nursery for the rest of the time with the support of your dedicated childcare assessor.

Successful applicants will:
- Have grade C/4 or above in English and Maths GCSE, or Functional Skills Level 2
- Be able to attend our training Academy in Birmingham for your classroom-based days

Proposed Start Date

18th September 2019


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