Early Years Apprentice

New Spring Street Community Nursery

Birmingham, Hockley
Posted 2 months ago

This exciting role will include supporting staff with creating an educationally enriched environment, creating equal opportunities for all, and ensuring a diverse environment is provided. The role includes observing and tracking children’s development and setting new next steps to encourage positive outcomes for the children in their care.

The role includes planning activities and putting their plans into practice, as well as evaluating and reflecting on their practice. We are a small nursery looking for caring and passionate individuals to join our team.

Working week

Total hours per week: 30

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver rich learning opportunities and exceptional care that helps young children to develop.
  • Plan and provide effective care, teaching and learning that enables children to progress and prepare them for school.
  • Safeguard and promote the health, safety and welfare of children.
  • Work in partnership with colleagues, parents and/or carers, other professionals to meet the individual needs of the children.
  • Make accurate and effective use of assessment reflecting the needs, interests and stages of development of the individual children.

Desired Skills

  • Has a child focussed approach to all practice.
  • Commitment to training and professional development.
  • Commitment to equality.
  • Ability to be imaginative in providing activities for children.
  • Commitment to working in partnership with parents/carers.
  • Has a good understanding of children’s individual needs.

Personal Qualities

  • Flexible working
  • Ability to work as part of a team and under own initiative.
  • Ability to demonstrate good communication skills.
  • Able to reflect and develop their professional development
  • Driven and Passionate.

Desired Qualifications

English and Maths Grade 4/C or above

Training to be provided

  • Health and Safety
  • Safeguarding
  • EYFS
  • Observing and Tracking
  • Using our tracking and observation systems


Job Features

Job CategoryChild Care, Early Years, Nursery
Contract Length:18 Months
Start Date:August 2022
Job Reference:ES/NSS/EYP
Training Provider:BCTG Ltd
Apprenticeship Standard:Early Years Practitioner Level 2

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