Volunteer Early Years Educator

Are you an Early Years Practitioner and currently on furlough? Are you looking for a challenge to keep you busy during this time? Would you like to gain experience in a new setting?




YMCA Childcare Blinco Grove are looking for qualified Early Years Practitioners that would like to make a difference to children and families during this time.

If you have a few hours to spare each day or week this could be the right opportunity for you. Please visit the childcare pages of our website to find out more about us or call us to discuss volunteering opportunities further.


Personal Qualities and Skills


The successful candidate will be skilled, imaginative, have vision, drive and the ability to motivate. They will be flexible, approachable and able to demonstrate outstanding knowledge of the standards required by Ofsted.


Applicants should have the following qualities:


  • Qualified or working towards a Level 2 or 3 Early Years qualification
  • Have a good knowledge and understanding of early years practices
  • Able to show a commitment and enthusiasm towards achieving positive outcomes for service users


Apply now


If you are interested, please feel free to get in touch for an informal chat about this role. Contact Joanna: joanna.turvey@ymcatrinity.org.uk or call 07923 220355.

Please complete our online application form. We would also be grateful if you completed the Equality and Diversity Form.

If you would prefer a Word version of the form then please email our HR Team recruitment@ymcatrinity.org.uk.