Apprentice Nursery Assistant – BHT Early Education and Training – Bradford BD4


BHT Early Education and Training
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions

Vacancy Description

BHT Early Education and Training is a registered Charity
supporting the social, intellectual and physical development of children with four settings across Bradford. You will be given the opportunity to gain and develop new skills and experiences, whilst working towards a Level 2 qualification in Childcare: Intermediate Apprenticeship for Children and Young People’s Workforce.

Duties will include:

  • To work with babies and young children
  • To work towards and achieve qualifications in childcare
  • To be a part of a team and support other staff
  • Assist on trips and activities
  • Assess children’s development
  • Supervise sleep times
  • To ensure that the provision of childcare meets the needs of the individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds and stages of development
  • To promote and work to Health and Safety standards and upkeep hygiene and cleanliness standards at all times
  • To provide and promote a high standard of childcare
Vacancy Title:
Apprentice Nursery Assistant
BHT Early Education and Training
Employer Description:

BHT Early Education and Training is a registered Charity established in 2003 to support the social, intellectual and physical development of children.  We offer excellent, reputable childcare and nursery education, after school and holiday provision, a communication and language development programme alongside a host of training for parents, carers and professionals. BHT Early Education and Training offer exceptional learning experiences for children from birth to five years of age. We continually promote and enhance learning using the Early Years Foundation Stage, ensuring that children have access to as many experiences and opportunities as possible. Thus, enriching each child’s learning journey and supporting them to reach their full potential. Our play spaces are exciting, warm and welcoming: providing children with a place to feel safe, build relationships and foster a willingness to learn and experience new things. Our secure learning environments provide the foundations that children need to go on and develop and thrive throughout their lives.


Vacancy Location:

BHT at Bierley

Newhall Road



Working Week:
37.5 hours Mon - Fri Total hours per week: 37.50
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Training to be provided:

Apprenticeships are delivered in the workplace. You will be allocated a personal Teaching and Learning Co-ordinator and will have access to our online study area where you will find all your assessment materials.

Your Teaching and Learning Co-ordinator will provide you with personal tutorial support and assessment at pre-arranged times.

Assessment is through a variety of methods including observations in the workplace, witness testimonies, product evidence and professional discussions. All evidence will be logged to your electronic portfolio.


  • Intermediate apprenticeship for the Children and Young People’s Workforce.
  • Functional Skills Level 1 and 2 in maths, English and ICT
  • Employment Rights & Responsibilities are delivered via a workbook and completed in the workplace.
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills are embedded in the main qualification.

At BHT Early Education and Training, we have a wide range of Early Years Staff, working within or across our four settings. All our Childcare and Early Education Managers and Deputies are qualified to Degree level, and some hold post graduate teaching qualifications, alongside the relevant early years qualification, and other qualifications and experience relevant to their post. With over one hundred staff working for BHT Early Education and Training, and a small staff turnover, we like to ensure that we invest in all our staff. This is a great place to start your childcare career!

Learning Provider:
FW Solutions
Learning Provider Description:

FW Solutions Ltd is an independent provider of high quality education and training solutions, providing development for both learners and employers. We commit to offer superior training by ensuring we take into account each learner’s needs and learning styles. All training will be delivered by highly qualified, specialist tutors and we provide our learners with straightforward, web-based resources to make learning flexible and enjoyable.

Contact details:

Call Us
01423 536 672

Email Us

Find Us
Windsor House, Cornwall Road, Harrogate, HG1 2PW

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Apprenticeship Framework:

Children and Young People’s Workforce

Expected Duration:
12 months
Skills required:

Ability to work as part of a team. You need to show the ability to develop excellent communication and relationships with children, parents and colleagues.

Qualifications required:

Maths and English GCSE graded C/4 or above (or equivalent) would be an advantage.

Personal qualities:

You must be well presented and reliable.

Successful candidates will have a lot of patience, have a caring approach and be understanding.

Future Prospects:

Learners who achieve the Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce) can progress to the Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3 Diploma in Children’s Learning and Development (Early Years Educator).

Employer Name:
BHT Early Education and Training
Contact Name:
Harvey Mckinley
Application Method:
Please apply via the FW Solutions website.
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Short Vacancy Description:

BHT Early Education and Training is a registered Charity supporting the social, intellectual and physical development of children with four settings across Bradford. They are looking for hardworking and enthusiastic apprentice Nursery Assistants interested in starting a career in Childcare.