Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Horton Green Day Nursery – Bradford BD5


Horton Green Day Nursery
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions Ltd.

Vacancy Description

You will be provided with the chance to “earn and learn” in a privately owned childcare provider in 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 in the 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
Horton Green Day Nursery
Employer Description:

Horton Green nursery is situated in the heart of Little Horton, and is moments away from town centre. The nursery offers a newly refurbished play ground to the front of the building and a modern interior indoors. The staff have combined experience of over 40 years working within early years.


The nursery is full private day care; opening hours are Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm 51 weeks of the year.  We cater for children aged 0-5 years and up to 11 years for morning and after school clubs.

Vacancy Location:

64 Little Horton Lane,



Working Week:
30 hours per week
Weekly Wage:
£3.70 per hour
Number of Vacancies:
Closing date for Applications:
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.
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions Ltd.
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:

Windsor House, Cornwall Road, Harrogate, HG1 2PW

01423 536 672


Vacancy type:
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 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 and have a caring approach.
  • The ideal candidate would be bi-lingual
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:
Horton Green Day Nursery
Contact Name:
Rebecca Warden
Application Method:
Please apply via FW Solutions website.
Apprenticeship Sector:
Short Vacancy Description:

A hardworking and enthusiastic Nursery Assistant is required at a successful Children’s day nursery in Bradford, close to the City Centre. This is an excellent opportunity for any individual interested in starting a career in Childcare.