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Nursery Nurse - Modern Apprenticeship - 5461

30 October 2018




National Apprenticeship Wage


Carousel Training Centre recruits on behalf of various employers / locations across the city. We are an Equal Opportunities Training Provider.

Work Environment:

You will be employed full time in a private nursery and expected to work as part of a team to provide a quality programme of activities and learning for children as young as babies to 5 years old. You will help children develop their physical, intellectual, language and social skills through play and work and partnership with parents and staff.

What might a day in this job look like?

You will help the children learn and develop their physical, intellectual, language and social skills through organised play. You will care for them whilst away from their family, giving support where required. Other duties will include feeding, caring, developing and planning of activities. Domestic duties are required to ensure a safe environment for the children.

What will I learn?

You will train towards an SVQ Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF Level 7.  Apprentices will attend a workshop for theory one day every 4 weeks and an assessor will visit the workplace on a monthly basis to observe and assess your practical competence.

What Qualifications / Qualities are required?

  • In order to be eligible for the Modern Apprenticeship Programme, applicants must be aged between 16 to 19 years old. 
  • No experience is required.
  • Candidates must have good interpersonal and communication skills, be highly motivated and reliable.

Closing Date:

We recruit all year round.