Little Stars Mancetta Early Years Level 3 Apprenticeship

Job description

As a level 3 apprentice you will be a key member of the nursery team, your daily activities may include:

  • Planning and implementing fun and educational activities with the children 
  • Play alongside and with children to support their play
  • Supporting children’s creative and imaginative experiences 
  • Maintaining development records on key children 
  • Supervising children at rest times and at mealtimes 
  • Contributing to and promoting health and safety 
  • Ensuring the play area is clean and tidy at all times 
  • Working closely with parents and providing feedback on their child 
  • Useful Qualities to have
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Patient, and caring
  • The ability to interact positively with children and adults
  • Flexible and willing to carry out a number of different activities within the job role
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Motivated
  • The ability to work using your own initiative

This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

Employer information

Little Stars is a full time day nursery which is located within a 2 minute walk of a bus stop, and Atherstone train station is a 10/15 minute walk through the town, so have good public transport links.  We are searching for a keen enthusiastic apprentice looking to start their journey in a career in early years.

Additional information



A-C (4-9) Grades in maths or equivalent are essential

A-C (4-9) Grades in English or equivalent are essential 

Level 2 childcare or experience of working in a childcare environment

Skill requirements

  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Team working
  • Initiative
Progression to a higher qualification or full time employment may be available after completing the apprenticeship.
Training provided

Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

Level 3 Early Years Educator Diploma

Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

On the job training

Paediatric first aid

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