Childcare Apprenticeship - Level 2 - Hillside Day Nursery

£5.28 hourly
  • Aspire
  • Kingswood,
  • 12 Feb, 2024
Full time Apprentice

Job Description

The Aspire Training Team are currently recruiting for a punctual, reliable and enthusiastic individual to join Hillside Day Nursery to complete their Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship. 

Our Potterswood site operates from a bungalow set in peaceful woodland on the grounds of John Cabot Academy. We are lucky to have our own private woodland area adjoining the nursery which both sites use for our Forest School sessions. Our nursery provides a homely setting, where children can thrive and develop in a warm and nurturing environment.

The environment Hillside has been carefully developed and is seen as the third teacher after the Children and Practitioners and is set out with thought and consideration, it naturally invites children to actively engage and supports children’s holistic learning and development which in turn gives children the confidence to explore and learn in secure, safe, yet challenging indoor and outdoor spaces.  

Our team are passionate about providing high quality childcare and education and are proud to be part of shaping each child’s future.

Our Mission;

Our mission is to encourage children to be independent, confident thinkers & doers by provoking children’s natural curiosity and eagerness to explore, learn and create.  This will be achieved by providing an encouraging and nurturing environment that promotes children’s self-discovery, exploration, curiosity and instils a lifelong love of learning.

If you are dedicated to providing the best start in life for young children and are excited about joining a team of passionate educators, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding position.

As an Apprentice Nursery Practitioner at our independent nursery, you will be responsible for;

  • Assisting and supporting key members of the team in delivering a high standard of care and education in early years.
  • Undertaking all aspects of personal care including feeding, food and snack preparation, nappy changing/ toileting.


  • You must be able to gain a clear DBS
  • Preferably have GCSE grades A*-C or 4-9 in Maths and English Language, or equivalent
  • Have a passion for working with children 

Qualities Required;

  • We are looking for someone with a passion for nurturing and educating young children, who will work towards a level 2 childcare apprenticeship
  • The ideal candidate must be kind, caring, and able to ignite curiosity, awe, and wonder in our children


  • Hillside Day Nursery offer a day nursery provision running from 07:30-18:00 on an all year round basis
  • The successful candidate would be expected to work between 30-40 hours per week with various shift patterns to be discussed



  • Your birthday off paid
  • Christmas and New Year off
  • Continued professional development
  • Free onsite parking
  • Childcare discount
  • Your birthday off paid
  • Christmas and New Year off
  • Continued professional development
  • Free onsite parking
  • Childcare discount

Nursery Name

Aspire Sales