Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Red Balloon Thorne - Early Years Practitioner L2/L3

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  • Location

    Doncaster, Yorkshire and the Humber
  • Salary

    £105 per week
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    Childcare and Nursery
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Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Red Balloon Thorne - Early Years Practitioner L2/L3

Opportunity description

An exciting opportunity to join the team at Red Balloon Nursery whose aim is to make the lives of busy parents as easy as possible and make the days of their children as full of love, care and fun, within the nursery, they always encourage good manners and teach each child to have respect for their playmates, for staff and for themselves.

You will be working 30 hours per week Monday - Friday; shifts will vary depending on the opening hours. The cost of your Level 2/Level 3 work-based qualification in Children and Young Peoples’ workforce is met and you’ll earn a weekly wage on top!


Main Duties:

  • Deliver the Early Years Stage through a high standard of care, education and support
  • Work effectively with other staff in your room and across the Nursery as a whole
  • Planning and ensuring routines and activities are followed in a safe and timely manner
  • Assist as and when necessary - Students/Placements/Volunteers
  • Communicate with Parents/Carers & provide feedback in a professional manner
  • Work in a caring, supportive and safe way with all children

The successful candidate:

  • Be keen to learn, hardworking, punctual and polite
  • Flexible and hardworking with a can do attitude
  • Will be able to communicate effectively with everyone at the nursery – from the children to the parents
  • Ideally will have achieved GCSE Maths and English grade A-E or equivalent


To apply all you need to do is click Find out more and make sure your CV is attached and you include a brief cover letter that explains why you’re interested in this role and why you make the best person for the job!

Please note that YMCA Training is acting as a recruitment partner in this process and you are not required to contact the business directly. If you have any questions or would like some information about this or any other apprenticeships advertised here please get in touch with Tracy Pickston on

Best of luck!