Apprentice Nursery Assistant Level 3 - Manor Farm Day Nursery Family First - Manor Farm Day Nursery

Family First - Manor Farm Day Nursery

Apprentice Nursery Assistant Level 3 - Manor Farm Day Nursery Family First - Manor Farm Day Nursery

£13312

Family First - Manor Farm Day Nursery, Girtford, Central Bedfordshire

  • Full time
  • U
  • Onsite working
  • Apprenticeship programme

Posted 6 days ago, 15 May | Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: a2a622a8aec14c698d451a7d08bb0c44

Full Job Description

You will be allocated a buddy who you will work alongside, and you will work towards undertaking the role of a key person. Within the role of Apprentice, you will attend training days with our training provider and the other days will be based at your allocated nursery.

During your apprenticeship, you will be required to:

  • To assist team members in providing the highest standard of compliance, care and education for children, and effectively manage daily operations of the nursery, including positive partnerships with staff and parents.

  • To contribute ideas to planning ensuring children receive high quality of learning and development.

  • To liaise with nursery staff regarding children's specific needs and requirements.

  • To maintain a safe, clean, and healthy environment

  • To adhere to all Nursery policies and procedures

  • To always meet health and safety and environmental health requirements


  • You will work closely with your buddy to support the development of good practice with regards to inclusion. You will also observe, assess and plan interesting, stimulating, and challenging activities that link to the individual learning, development needs and abilities of the children in your care.

    You will be working towards the Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:
  • Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours

  • Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Educator

  • Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid or Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required), Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired

  • Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

    Manor Farm, part of the Family First Nursery Group, offers the highest quality childcare for children aged 7 months to 5 years. We want to ensure that our family first spirit and curriculum positively impacts as many families as possible. Always putting our families first, the safety and wellbeing of all our children, staff and parents is our number one priority.

    Are you looking to start your career within childcare? Come and join our fun and dynamic team! Develop your early years career with this fantastic opportunity in a growing, ambitious company, providing care, education and compliance for children to the highest standard. Competitive salary, uniform and lunch provided, plus other excellent benefits., · Competitive Salary - up to £11.44ph dependent on age and experience

  • Annual leave starts at 20 days on top of a paid birthday day off and public bank holidays.


  • Annual pay review to ensure competitive salary.


  • Team fun days and award events to thank and celebrate our wonderful teams.


  • 50% off nursery fees for our team member's children and up to 25% for grandchildren/friends/families.


  • Employee assistance helpline offering confidential counselling and advisory service from qualified and trained experts 24/7.


  • Exceptional learning & development opportunities tailored to you., You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training

  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field

  • industry or sector experience