Childcare Apprenticeship

Bumbles Nursery

Apprentice required to work in this nursery based in Aintree. You will be involved in all aspects of nursery work and will work with children between the ages of 6 months to 5 years.

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Weekly wage


Total hours per week

40 hours

Expected duration

12 months

Possible start date

20 Feb 2021


This is a full-time apprenticeship whilst you work towards completion of your Intermediate Level Childcare qualification. You will be actively involved in the day to day activities and care of young children from the ages of 6 months to 5 years.

Your responsibilities will include;

  • Play activities with young children
  • Outdoor play
  • Feeding and changing
  • Craft and learning activities
  • General day to day care of the young children

Working week

Monday - Friday)

40 hour per week

Date posted

25 Mar 2019

Apprenticeship Level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship


1 available

Requirements and prospects


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
  • Candidates must have the ability to build rapport with children of all ages.


No formal childcare qualification required, however any relevant work experience would be advantageous.

Candidates will need to hold, or be capable of achieving GCSEs grade A*-C or equivalent qualifications in English and maths.

Personal Qualities

  • Excellent personal presentation and good level of hygiene is essential
  • Candidates must be passionate about a career in childcare.
  • You will be approachable, friendly and nurturing.

Future Prospects

Excellent career prospects for the right candidate. Will work towards completion of Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship. You are employed within this nursery full time from day one. Possible permanent role for the right candidate.

In the event that the candidate would like to progress onto an Advanced Level Children and Young People Apprenticeship they must have grades A*-C in GCSE English and maths, as these are the entry requirements as of 1st August 2015.

About the employer

Large, 35 place, private day nursery based in Aintree. This nursery provides day care for young children aged between 0-5 years.


Bumbles Nursery


St Giles C Aintree Lane
L10 8LE

Training provider

Full training will be given in the day to day aspects of your job role in the nursery where you are employed. You will attend college 1/2 day per week at our site in Liverpool City Centre to undertake the theory part of your apprenticeship. Apprenticeship will include NVQ, Tech Cert, Functional Skills and Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)

Training framework

Children and Young People's Workforce

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training Plus Merseyside


neil pritchard

Application instructions

Application closing date: 14 Feb 2021

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