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Childcare Practitioner Apprentice

Reference No: 35539
Foundation Years Nurseries Debdale Ltd
Weekly salary
Hours per week
Gorton South
M18 7LJ

About this opportunity

We are a small nursery in the middle of Debdale Park in Gorton. Our emphasis in on outdoor play. Duties include to observe experienced staff and learn about our practice and daily routines of the nursery, and gaining experience in childcare.

In a typical day you could be:

• Preparing healthy snacks
• Supporting children’s lunch or sleep times
• Keeping the nursery clean and tidy and supporting children’s toilet needs
• Playing with the children is the biggest part of your role and as you learn how to observe children’s development you will help to plan meaningful activities for them
• As you progress you will be responsible for a key group of children and will be responsible for planning for their learning and development

We offer ongoing training and encourage all of our staff to achieve at least a level 3 in early years, but many of our staff continue on to degree and early years teacher qualifications.

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What you should have to apply

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Personal Qualities

Love being with children
Ability to inspire a love of learning in children
Desire to help all children reach their potential


Good communication skills


ManchesterM18 7LJ
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