Apprentice Nursery Assistant

Job advert

Job title:                 Apprentice Nursery Assistant 

Location:               Tuxford Primary Academy Nursery 

Salary:                    £5 per hour

Working hours:    37 hours per week - term time only 


Tuxford Primary Academy is recruiting a diligent and conscientious apprentice to work in the Nursery.  You will be required to: 


  • Plan and supervise child initiated and adult led activities which are based around the needs and interests of each individual child
  • Support children to develop numeracy and language skills through games and play
  • Have key person responsibility to help ensure each child feels safe and secure
  • Observe each child and shape their learning experience to reflect their observations
  • Meet the care needs of the individual child such as feeding, changing nappies and administration of medicine
  • Work in partnership with other colleagues, parents and/or carers or other professionals to meet the individual needs of each child

The successful candidate will be enrolled on a Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship - please click here for more details. 


We welcome and encourage visits to the nursery before applications are made - please contact Jane Guest - - to discuss the role or arrange a visit.  


Closing date for applications: 26th November 2018 


Tuxford Primary Academy and the Diverse Academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in their care. To this end we actively seek DBS enhanced clearance check for everyone that seeks employment with us. 


Please click here for the job description and person specification.