Give us a call on 0800 756 3985 or send us an email

Additional Information

Important information and digital resource

Apply Now

Get in Touch

    Where did you hear about us?

    FacebookTwitterLinkedInInstagramWord of mouthOnline searchEmployerEmail

    I accept the privacy policy

    Apprentice Childcare Assistant – BUTTERFLIES DAY NURSERY – HOLMFIRTH, HD9 5JJ Icon

    Apprentice Childcare Assistant – BUTTERFLIES DAY NURSERY – HOLMFIRTH, HD9 5JJ

    • Type: Apprenticeship
    • Sector: Childcare
    • Level: 3
    • Vacancy length: 13 Months

    Company Name: Butterflies Day Nursery

    Company Address:
    46 Colders Lane
    HD9 5JJ

    Closing date: 07 Jan 2022

    Brief overview of the role: Assisting with the operation of the nursery facility under the direction of the Management Team. Maintaining excellent liaison and communication with other staff, parents, and children. Assisting in ensuring the health and safety of all who enter the nursery.

    Apprenticeship summary

    Working week: Monday – Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

    Weekly wage: £129.00

    Expected duration: 13 months

    Possible start date: 10 Jan 2022

    Apprenticeship level: 3

    Reference number: VAC001790977

    Positions: 1 available

    About the Employer

    If you really want to get to know Butterflies Day Nursery,  you should arrange a visit. We would be delighted to show you around and discuss your requirements at any time that is convenient for you. Our nursery is currently owned by Peter, who has spent over twenty years both as a teacher and manager of colleges and schools in the UK.

    It is his conviction that early years are crucial in setting children on the right track for successful learning and positive behaviour in the future. This is what led to the original creation of this day nursery. We were recently inspected by Ofsted (January 2020) and were graded Good, being Good in all areas with Effective Safeguarding.

    We’re passionate about the welfare and education of children. We encourage them to play while questioning the world around them and learning new skills and ideas. We are committed tofacilitating the development of your child so that they can reach their full potential. If you have any queries, please contact the nursery directly, where any member of staff will be glad to assist you.Our managers are Rachel and Jess.

    Vacancy description

    Brief description of responsibilities

    • Following appropriate policies, procedures and systems ensuring the educational, social, physical, emotional, health and welfare needs of the children are met at all times
    • To become involved in children’s activities so as to stimulate and extend their learning
    • To demonstrate sensitivity toward children and families within the facility
    • Providing an environment that is safe, stimulating and challenging, Ensuring compliance with‘The Children Act 2004’ and the ‘Childcare Act 2006’
    • Assisting in the admission and induction of new children
    • Assisting in the maintenance of all necessary records to meet internal, E.Y.D.C.P and Ofsted requirements
    • To take an active role in the promotion of excellent health and safety practices
    • To respond effectively to any health and safety issues that may arise, and report any necessary matters
    • To participate in training and meetings as requested by the Management Team
    • Performing any other duties commensurate with the general nature of the position requested bythe Management Team

    Requirements and prospects

    Desired skills

    • Previous experience within a similar setting and working with children would be an advantage
    • Good communication skills

    Personal qualities

    • Trustworthy
    • Presentable
    • Punctual
    • Friendly
    • Team player
    • Motivated and eager to learn new skills
    • Able to take direction

    Desired qualifications

    • none specified

    Future prospects

    • For the successful candidate there is the possibility of ongoing employment upon completion ofthe relevant qualification

    Training provider



    Caitlyn Blakeway

    Training to be provide

    • Level 2 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:
    • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in Maths and English (if required)
    • End-Point Assessment (EPA

    Apprenticeship standard: Early Years Practitioner

    Get in Touch

      Where did you hear about us?

      FacebookTwitterLinkedInInstagramWord of mouthOnline searchEmployerEmail

      I accept the privacy policy

      Latest Blogs

      See more
      COVID-19 Time Capsule

      COVID-19 Time Capsule

      📣 FREE KID’S LOCKDOWN TIME CAPSULE 📣 As difficult as this is, we are living through history right now. If we can... Read More
      Enrol Now