Job Description

Nursery Apprentice

Burgess Hill

Hours per week


Point of contact

Leanne Miller



An opportunity has arisen for a driven, motivated individual who is passionate about starting a career in childcare to join us as a Nursery Apprentice at Kiddi Caru Day Nursery in Burgess hill.

Fully supported by your nursery team you will be studying for a work-based qualification and have the benefit of accessing a wealth of practical experience to develop your skills and knowledge.

As you progress through your apprenticeship you will work alongside our qualified staff and Managers to experience the daily running of the nursery and support the children’s learning and development. At every stage of your apprenticeship journey you will have the opportunity to work with children, their parents and other colleagues as part of the Nursery Team.

As part of your apprenticeship you will learn how to -

Observe and monitor children's play activities.

Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.

Working with children to promote health and personal habits such as eating, resting, and toileting needs.

Plan and deliver age/developmentally appropriate activities for children.

To kick start your childcare career we are looking for the following skills and attributes –

A genuine interest in a long-term career in childcare and education.

Calm, fun and personable character.

A good baseline understanding of Maths and English.



As part of the Kiddi Caru team you will eligible for the following benefits:

The opportunity learn on the job and be paid for the work you do!

Free Training

Real Living Wage Salary

Generous holiday scheme

Paid bank holidays

Discounted childcare at our nurseries

Ongoing professional development, training and promotional opportunities.

Pension scheme

Uniform provided

Recommend a friend scheme

The Kiddi Caru Nurseries Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.



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