CH-187 Early Years Nursery Nurse Apprentice based at QEGS Nursery School in Blackburn

Job type Apprenticeship
Contract Type Apprenticeship
Positions Available 1
Salary £3.70 per hour
Reference Code CH-187
Hours Per Week 38 hours over 5 days, this includes day-release at college
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Job Description

Brief overview of the role

Located in Queen Elizabeth's Nursery School the Nursery Nurse apprentice will work alongside our team of highly motivated and professional staff. Assisting in the daily care and education of children age 3 months to 4 years.

Vacancy description

The successful applicant will be working alongside our staff and show forward thinking and enthusiasm for the role. The apprentice will learn about the EYFS, contribute to learning journals and demonstrate excellent interaction with children.

Duties will include;

  1. Work (under supervision) with children in the Setting, to provide all aspects of care and supporting learning opportunities, which may include washing, changing and feeding
  2. Undertake training to obtain recognised qualifications, including completing assignments on time, and attending all College sessions/ tutorials (if applicable);
  3. Uphold standards within the Setting by adhering to all policies and procedures;
  4. Strive to safeguard children by working to the organisation’s safeguarding Code of Conduct;
  5. Assist with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children;
  6. Provide adult interaction with children in the Setting;
  7. Know and implement the Setting’s confidentiality policy.

Person Specification


Contribute towards an effective and supportive team environment

Work collaboratively with colleagues to ensure the highest standards of care are provided

Attend team meetings and contribute relevant ideas

Personal Qualities

Good organizational and planning skills





Able to work in small teams

A commitment to safeguarding children at all times


Grade B or above in Maths and English

(Predicted grades will be looked at for Year 11 students)

Things to consider

Working hours can be subject to change and can include working a ten-hour day for 4 days

Occasional weekend work

After work meetings

Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.


Other Information

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship

Intermediate Apprenticeship

Proposed Duration

L2 – 15months

Training to be Provided

Level 2 Children and Young People’s Workforce

Functional Skills

Employment Rights & Responsibilities

Future Prospects

Dependant on a successful apprenticeship, a job is a possibility at the end of the course


Apprenticeship Team

01254 292849

How To Apply
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