Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprentice

Play Tots

Have you ever thought about working with children? Do think you have the right skills to make a difference and give children the best possible start in life? Then this could be a great opportunity to start a career in childcare in a new nursery setting.

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Weekly wage


Total hours per week

35 hours

Expected duration

18 months

Possible start date

07 Dec 2020


As a childcare apprentice you will gain valuable experience in a learning environment, supporting children and helping them reach their potential. You will work in a diverse environment and develop the skills needed to progress and achieve within a childcare setting.
Duties and responsibilities include:

  • To work along side Nursery Practitioners and assistants whilst contributing to the delivery of quality childcare provision
  • To help support the provision to be an inclusive, secure learning environment for young children
  • To maintain effective relationships with parents, carers and staff in order to meet the needs of children and contribute to the assessment of children's needs and care to support their development

Working week

Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

35 hour per week

Date posted

20 Nov 2020

Apprenticeship Level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship


1 available

Requirements and prospects


  • Ability to work well with others and carry out tasks under supervision
  • To have an ability to communicate effectively
  • To have experience working within a childcare setting


Grade 4 and below in English and maths or equivalent.

Personal Qualities

  • To be patient, kind, reliable and willing to participate in training and development
  • To be able to communicate with children, staff, parents and carers

Future Prospects

To gain experience in busy nursery setting whilst studying towards a nationally recognised qualification, with the aim of progressing onto an advanced level within Early Years.

About the employer

Playtots is a group of Nursery's providing a range of Childcare provision throughout the Knowsley and Liverpool area.


Play Tots


CO: Roby Park Primary School
Easton Road
L36 4NY

Training provider

An intermediate (level 2 Standards) qualification in Childcare.

Training will be provided by North West Community Services support will be offered in English, maths and ICT for those who need it (Functional Skills).

Training framework

Early Years Practitioner

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North West Community Services (Merseyside) Ltd


Shirley Ashcroft


0151 528 5888

Application instructions

Application closing date: 05 Dec 2020

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