Salary: £4.30 per hour - national apprentice wage

Weekly Hours: 37.5

Vacancy Location: Small Street Nursery, Walsall

Expiry Date: 24/09/2021

REF: NSS19 – Nursery Apprentice

37.5 Hours per week | National Apprentice Wage | Fixed Term for 12 – 18 months| Small Street Nursery, Walsall


We are looking for a Nursery Apprentice at our Small Street Day Nursery, Walsall. The Nursery has offers childcare places for up to 66 children, providing a warm and welcoming environment where families can feel valued and obtain positive help and support.


Responsibilities for the role of a Nursery Apprentice include but aren’t limited to:

  • Studying towards a level 2 or 3 childcare qualification
  • Learning responsibility for providing full access to an effective programme of activities for children identified as requiring additional support.
  • To support in the care of sick children and those suffering minor injury.
  • To work in partnership with other professionals involved with the children and their families, i.e. health visitors, Inclusion support, speech therapists.


You will be motivated and passionate about working with children and their families, and strive to provide a safe and stimulating learning environment for children to grow and develop.

A training provider is not a necessity, as this can be out sourced for the successful applicant. The organisation is also happy to facilitate training with any existing training providers.

In return we offer benefits such as IMHR Plus discounts and benefits

  The applicants must complete an enhanced DBS check before taking up the role.


Closing Date for completed applications
Friday 24th September 2021


Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Statement

At YMCA Black Country Group, diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We believe in promoting and enhancing inclusion, diversity and equality and welcome and encourage applications from all areas of the community, who meet the criteria for the role, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, or sexual orientation. We encourage and support the recruitment, retention and career development of people from as wide a range as possible of ethnic, cultural and social backgrounds. We look forward to receiving your application.


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