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Acorn Apprenticeships

Acorn Childcare is committed to the continuous professional development of all employees. As an Acorn Apprentice you can expect to receive this same level of dedication throughout your placement to build the foundations of a long term career in the Early Years and Childcare Sector

What to expect

Acorn Childcare will provide you with a work based placement while supporting you to become a qualified early year’s practitioner.

  • 12 month fixed term contract
  • Working 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday between the hours of 7.15am to 6.15pm
  • Full support from The Childcare Company, our chosen training provider, with an assessor visiting you in the nursery
  • Paid study time to complete your qualification
  • Expert advice and support with a designated mentor
  • Competitive salary which will increase as you progress with your qualification

Entry requirements

  • GCSE Maths and English Grade C or above

How to apply

  • To apply for an Acorn Apprenticeship please send your CV and a covering letter to or call 01908 510309