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 to a level 3 and above. All staff are given the opportunity to undergo further training as it becomes available. Online training and CPD is available through Noodle Now.

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 08:30 and 17:30 4+ days per week, Monday to Friday, to be agreed at interview.
  • Salary: £633.54 monthly wage
  • Closing date: 01/02/2022