Childcare Apprenticehip at Meadows Day Nursery Limited

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  • Reference: VAC001182688
  • Total Positions: 2
  • Location: Cheltenham
  • Salary: £140.00 per week
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Closing Date: 30 March 2017
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Meadows Day Nursery are looking for a childcare apprentice to join their busy team, learning all aspects of working in a nursery environment whilst studying towards your Childcare qualification. You will have experience of working with children from 3 months to 5 years.

You will be working towards your L3 Childcare apprenticeship by assisting in a range of duties relevant to your studies; you will also be set aside time to complete your learning.

Duties include:

  • Meeting and greeting parents and children
  • Helping with lunch time, feeding babies
  • Ensuring an excellent level of health & safety is maintained at all times
  • Interacting and playing with children in a fun and educational manner.
  • Adhere to nursery policies and procedures
  • Assisting with observations and assessments


Desired skills

Be prepared to take on an apprenticeship with a view to a career in childcare.

Personal qualities

  • Happy
  • Loyal
  • Polite
  • Energetic
  • Reliable
  • Honest


Qualifications required

GCSE Grades A-C (or equivalent) in Mathematics and English. 

Future prospects

Possible permanent position upon completion of apprenticeship.

About the employer

Meadows Day Nursery is a private nursery operatin in Little Shurdington between Cheltenham and Gloucester. It is an acre and a half of land in an area off outstanding beauty. We are open all year round and care for children aged between 3 months and 5 years. We have been operating for over 20 years and offer rugby, debutots and monkey music.



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