Apprentice Nursery Practitioner

Seesaws Day Nurseries Ltd


Urgent vacancy! Apprentice Nursery Practitioner required for Seesaws Day Nursery, a leading nursery in Erdington. Fantastic and rewarding opportunity to work in a Childcare environment for a qualification in Early Years Practitioner Level 2.


Working in a busy and challenging environment, the duties will include:

  • Promoting high standards of childcare for the successful achievement of the intellectual, emotional and social development of each child
  • Assisting individual needs in order to optimise progress and development
  • Carrying out effective and thorough daily programmes drawn up for each age related activity
  • Ensuring rooms, toys and equipment are kept clean and in a safe condition and any maintenance needs or equipment breakages are reported
  • As a part of commitment to safety and hygiene of the children, ensure room is cleaned thoroughly each week, including disinfecting walls and paintwork once a month. Stains occurring from spillage should be cleaning immediately with an appropriate  carpet cleaner.
  • Ensuring all policies and procedures are compiled with

(The above duties cover both a Level 2 and 3 qualification, however, candidates that are eligible for a Level 3 will be required to work at a supervisory level and take on responsibilities associated with being a Team Leader).


Desired skills:

  • Flexible
  • Adaptable
  • Organised
  • Excellent communication skills (will be dealing with parents)
  • Cope well under pressure

Personal qualities:

  • Passion to work with children
  • Caring nature
  • Enthusiastic
  • Patience
  • Reliable

Desired qualifications:

  • Maths and English at GCSE grades A* to C only (any other equivalent grades do not qualify e.g. Functional Skills or Key Skills).
  • For Level 3 you must have hold a Children & Young Peoples Workforce Level 2 qualification with experience in a nursery/day centre setting.
Things to consider

Please do not contact this employer; you must be eligible for the qualification first with the training provider, Gordon Franks Training, who will conduct the first interview (apply online or see the ‘contact details’ section). Once successful, your details will then be forwarded to the employer, for you to be considered for this vacancy. Please research the employer and Gordon Franks Training.


Call – 01213333001 or

Email Shakera.Rahman@gordonfrankstraining.co.uk

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Early Years Practitioner Level 2
Duration of employment
15 Months
Job Location
Working Hours
40 hours per weeek
Base Salary
£ 3.90 per hour
Reference Code


Date posted
October 17, 2019
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