Apprentice Nursery Practitioner – Green Gables Montessori Nursery – HG2 8QE


Green Gables Montessori 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 Harrogate. You will be given the opportunity to gain and develop new skills and experiences, whilst working towards a Level 2/3 qualification in Childcare: Intermediate Apprenticeship for Children and the Young People’s workforce or Advanced Apprenticeship for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator).

Duties will include:

  • To meet the requirements of the EYFS framework
  • 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 Practitioner
Green Gables Montessori Nursery
Employer Description:

Seedlings Montessori is set in an old school with three separate classrooms in which babies and children are given the opportunity to explore their environment and materials, along side activities to widen their knowledge and support their learning and development.

Vacancy Location:

Hookstone Oval



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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.

  • 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.
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:

Call Us
01423 536 672

Email Us

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

Vacancy type:
Expected Duration:
12/18 months
Skills required:
  • Some previous experience with children would be an advantage.
  • 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.
  • You must have good time management skills; you must be a punctual person and be on time for work
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.
Future Prospects:

Achievement of this pathway will enable apprentices to access higher level jobs within the sector, e.g. Nursery Practitioner, Nursery Supervisor, etc. There is also opportunity for apprentices to go on to further study at a Higher Level Apprenticeship (Level 4 – Childcare Management and Practice).

Employer Name:
Green Gables Montessori Nursery
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Application Method:
Please apply via FW Solutions website.
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Short Vacancy Description:

A hardworking and enthusiastic Nursery Assistant is required at a successful Children’s day nursery in Harrogate. This is an excellent opportunity for any individual interested in starting a career in Childcare.