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Childcare Apprenticeship at First Rung Ltd

Course description

Level 2 Childcare Apprenticeship

This Apprenticeship is for people who work with children – from birth to 16-year-olds (and their families) – in settings or services whose main purpose is children’s care, learning and development. Workers in this area make sure children are looked after, kept active, happy and nourished. They also help children develop social and practical skills.

This Apprenticeship gives people a fulfilling opportunity to work with children and young people while also gaining an understanding into the ‘hows’ and ‘whys’ of their development. Equally, it ensures candidates put childcare theory into practice.

Course content

Level 2 Childcare (Children and Young Peoples Workforce)

Technical Certificate

Level 1 Functional Skills - English, Maths and ICT

Entry requirements

Candidates must be able to demonstrate an ability to work at Level 1 in English and Maths. Candidates must also have a minimum of 4 weeks relevant work experience in a formal childcare setting.

Financial information

This is a paid training position. The minimum wage for an apprentice is currently £2.65 per hour

Further information

To find out more about this apprenticeship, please call the Recruitment Team on 020 8102 3111

To apply, please email your CV with a covering letter to

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact First Rung Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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