Early Years Educator Apprentice

We have a position for an apprentice childcare practitioner in our amazing nursery. You will be provided with on-site training and will work towards your Early Years Educator level 3 qualification.

All staff at Daisybank are devoted to creating a loving, happy and stimulating environment which responds to the needs of enthusiastic and curious little people. Each group has a designated Leader qualified or approaching to a level 3+. All staff are given the opportunity to undergo further training as it becomes available.


We subscribe to an online training resource for CPD
which is a fantastic tool to enhance your learning.

The successful candidate must be self-motivated and have the passion and flair required to work in a very hands on environment. You must be flexible and willing to work within the age groups from birth onwards. The practice can be caring for children all day up to a latest of 6:00pm. Your main duties will include.

  • To develop your role within the team especially with regard as a key worker.
  • To keep good records of the children.
  • Maintain good relationships with parents and children.
  • Assist with meeting the personal and emotional needs of individual children sometimes on a one to one basis.
  • To be aware of the nurseries policies and procedures and ensure they are adhered to.
  • Assist cooking
  • Monitor the Secure Outdoor Play Area
  • Help with Arts & Crafts
  • Monitor the Quiet/Sleeping Area
  • Assist with Books / Reading
  • Supervise Organised Outings
  • Location: Macclesfield
  • Hours: Hours between 8.00 and 6:00pm 3+ days per week, Monday to Friday, to be agreed at interview.
  • Salary: £124.50 weekly wage
  • Closing date: 04/05/2021