Apprenticeships

Help change the world, one child at a time.

Apprenticeships

Help change the world, one child at a time.

Apprenticeships

Nurture, Pioneer, Grow

Are you looking for a career in Early Years? Have you always had a passion for working with children and want to learn?

 

We’re looking for people with:

  • At least a Grade C (4 or 5) in GCSE English and Maths OR Level 2 Functional skills
  • Energy, enthusiasm and a desire to make a difference
  • Passionate about education and children
  • Participate in your own development
  • Able to commit to a full apprenticeship programme

We can also take applications with a Level 2 (or lower) in childcare who are working towards their Level 3 Early Years Educator Qualification.

Interested?

Send us your contact details and we'll get in touch with the next steps.

What's in it for you?

As one of our apprentices, you’ll be a member of a passionate team enabling children to be the best they can be.

As one of our teachers in training, you’ll be a member of a passionate team being supported by our dedicated Learning & Development department and nursery managers.

  • Work placement in one of our 39 nurseries across London
  • 18 months long programme
  • 50 days training
  • Working with under 5’s
  • Competitive salary
  • 30% discount for weekly or monthly travel cards
  • NUS Apprentice extra card

Guaranteed interview for Practitioner post upon successful completion of the course

Join the LEYF Apprenticeship Programme!

We have now opened our 2020 Early Years Educator Level 3 apprenticeship programme!

We are recruiting motivated, enthusiastic and ambitious learners to join one of our nurturing environments. This course is a great stepping stone to a rewarding career in childcare.

What do our Apprentices say?

  • "I feel as though my input and contributions are acknowledged and valued. I am also given opportunities to build on my knowledge and expertise."

    LEYF staff member (Staff Survey)
  • "What struck me about LEYF was the immense opportunities for growth. Training has consistently been available which has really helped enhance my skillset."

    Natasha, Queensborough Community Nursery
  • "I know that LEYF is the company to give me a better future."

    Skye, LEYF Apprentice