Apprentice Nursery Practitioner – 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 3 qualification in Childcare: Advanced Apprenticeship for the Early Years Workforce.

Duties will include:

  • To meet the requirements of the EYFS framework
  • Key Person responsibility
  • Observations of children, tracking development milestones and next steps
  • To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social, and intellectual care for children placed in the setting
  • To give support to other personnel within the setting
  • To be flexible within working practices of the setting. Be prepared to help where needed
  • Recording accidents
  • Ensure children are collected by someone known to the setting
  • To respect the confidentiality of information received
  • To develop your role within the team
  • To ensure the setting provides a high-quality environment to meet the needs of individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds, and stages of development
  • To actively promote and support the safeguarding of children and young people in the workplace, ensuring setting policies and procedures are observed at all times
Vacancy Title:
Apprentice Nursery Practitioner
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:

Haslemere Close



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 on- line 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.

  • Advanced Apprenticeship for the Early Years Workforce: Early Years Educator
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in 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

Vacancy type:
Apprenticeship Framework:

Children and Young People’s Workforce

Expected Duration:
18 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.

A Level 2 Childcare qualification or relevant experience is essential

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:

Achievement of the Advanced Apprenticeship will enable apprentices to access higher level jobs within the sector, e.g. Nursery Supervisor, Nursery Manager, Pre-school Manager/Co-ordinator, etc. There is also opportunity for apprentices to go on to further study at higher levels, particularly working towards Foundation Degrees in Early Years.

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

BHT Early Education and Training is a registered Charity supporting the social, intellectual and physical development of children within four settings across Bradford. They are looking for a hardworking and motivated apprentice Nursery Practitioner wishing to progress their career in Childcare.