Nursery Apprentice Vacancy – Cambridge

Vacancy: Apprentice

Hours: 40

Location: Cambridge Nursery

Job Type: Full-Time, Apprenticeship

Rate of pay: £7.50 per hour



What are we looking for

If you are passionate about working with small children and want to earn money while gaining Level 2 or Level 3 qualification in childcare, this is an opportunity for you.

As an Apprentice you will be to working 40 hours a week alongside qualified staff across all areas of the nursery, developing your practical skills in caring for young children under the overall guidance of the Nursery Manager and a mentor within the setting.

The rate of pay is £7.50 per hour.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • supporting children in play and learning activities,
  • everyday care routines such as meal and sleep times,
  • enhancing the environment with displays of children’s work,
  • observing and record keeping of children’s development and
  • planning to meet their individual needs supported by establishing positive relationships with parents and careers.

As part of our Apprenticeship programme we work in conjunction with Central YMCA to offer you the opportunity to complete a Level 2 (Certificate for Children and Young Peoples Workforce) or Level 3 (Diploma for Early Years Practitioner) qualification. The apprenticeship takes up to 24 months to complete.

Benefits of working for Clarence House Nurseries

  • Free uniform
  • Free lunches
  • First Aid and Food Hygiene training
  • Free staff Christmas party
  • Career progression opportunities within the Clarence House Day Nurseries group

Safeguarding is extremely important to us, we will pay for you to have an enhanced DBS check and we’ll fully supervise all employees until a clear DBS check is received.

Our Nursery

Clarence House Cambridge Nursery is a nursery and preschool in Chesterton offering excellent care for children aged 0-5years. We have a separate space for babies and toddlers and a lovely garden.

It is rated Good by Ofsted.


Job Vacancy Reference: APP-CAMB


Posted 25/06/2024.

Clarence House day nurseries