Job Vacancies at ADO

Preschool Early Years Apprentice Level 2Job Vacancies

The Preschool Early Years Apprentice Level 2 role will work alongside a team of childcare staff at our ADO Mini-Explorers Outdoor Preschool Nursery based in Bexley. This role is directed at young people of 16 to 18 years of age who would like to pursue a career in early years education-childcare. Training will be supported by Jace Training, so college study will be based in Bromley.


ADO is a not for profit organisation providing educational and therapeutic opportunities with children young people and adults with animals, wildlife and nature. We have over 50 varying species of animals to support our therapy and education services. ADO Mini Explorers is a key part of our childcare services and is a specialist outdoor education setting for preschoolers 2 years to 5 years. We are based in a safe outdoor garden space in Bexley, Kent with attached indoor space for inclement weather and access to the local woods within a few minutes walk. We have a lovely roundhouse and outdoor shelters for activities. You can read more about ADO Mini Explorers via the designated website

We are looking for an enthusiastic fit, fun loving early years apprentice who loves the outdoors and has a passion for outdoor play and learning to join our growing team. This is a unique opportunity to join an ethical not for profit organisationwith career opportunities in outdoor education and help us continue to extend our services to more children and families. 

Person Specification

♦ Essential - The applicant must be 16 to 18 years of age available to embark on a Level 2 apprenticeship in Early Years Childcare

♦ Essential - The applicant will need to be willing to be trained to work with and handle a variety of animals which are a key part of our specialist education provision. People with animal phobias would not be suitable for this post.

♦ Essential - The applicant must be physically fit, willing and able to work outdoors in all weathers with the appropriate clothing and footwear.

If you would like to apply for this role. then please start the process by completing our Online Contact Us Form, ticking the relevant box. We will then contact you for the next steps. A full Job Definition is available to view once the candidate has been checked for the miniman person specification requirements.

 To Apply, Simply Complete Our Online Contact Us Form and we will be in touch.

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