Apprentice Nursery Practitioner – Pied Piper Centre – WF14 9RJ


Pied Piper Centre
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions Ltd.

Vacancy Description

You will be provided with the chance to “earn and learn” in a well-established childcare provider in Mirfield. 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 Early Years Educator

  • To meet the requirements of the EYFS framework
  • To work with young children
  • To work towards and achieve qualifications in childcare
  • To be a part of a team and support other staff
  • 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
Pied Piper Centre
Employer Description:

At Pied Piper we are proud of our reputation for providing a caring, fun, stimulating and educational environment. Our philosophy is to nurture children through play and learning activities, to help them develop their independence and social skills.

Within our stable environment, children will develop their self-esteem and confidence, and their time spent at our nursery will be a stepping stone for their future.

This philosophy has seen Pied Piper grow and become one of Kirklees most successful providers of childcare and an affiliate with Sure Start.

Vacancy Location:


Knowl Road


WF14 9RJ

Working Week:
Minimum of 30 hours over 4/5 days per week
Weekly Wage:
Number of Vacancies:
Possible start date:
18 Feb 2019
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 English, Maths & 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:
  • Good communication skills
  • You must have good time management skills; you must be a punctual person and be on time for work.
  • You must be organised and have good attention to detail.
Qualifications required:

Level 2 Childcare qualification 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:

Achievement of this pathway 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. This in turn will support the achievement of early Years Professional Status (Graduate level).

Employer Name:
Pied Piper Centre
Contact Name:
Apprenticeship Sector:
Short Vacancy Description:

A hardworking and enthusiastic Apprentice Nursery Practitioner is required at a successful Nursery in Mirfield. This is an excellent opportunity for any individual interested in starting a career in Childcare.