Apprentice Early Years Assistant (Lowestoft)

Pay £6,224
Location St Margaret’s Road Childcare Setting, Lowestoft, NR32 4HW
Hours 30 Hours per week Mon-Fri, Term Time Only
Deadline  16th December
Interviews 23rd December


Job role


We have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Early Years Assistant to work at our YMCA Childcare St Margaret’s Road site.


Working as an apprentice with YMCA Childcare you will gain hands-on experience and the chance to train while you work.


Our provision delivers high quality care and education to children aged 2-12 years. YMCA Childcare is fast expanding so this is a fantastic opportunity to learn about childcare and work alongside knowledgeable and experienced staff.


You will gain hands on experience of working with children and have the support you need to complete your studies.


You should have the following qualities:

  • Be able to work on your own initiative
  • Have good interpersonal skills
  • Be approachable and friendly
  • Able to receive feedback positively
  • Have good IT skills
  • Be fun and outgoing

Days and hours


This role is to be worked Monday to Friday, term time only.

Salary and benefits


We are offering a salary of £6,224 per year. Additional benefits we offer are:


  • Competitive rates of pay and pension
  • DBS Cost Paid
  • Induction Programme and on the job Training Opportunities
  • Regular Supervisions
  • Internal progression opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme

Closing date


The closing date for this vacancy is 16th December 2019 with interviews to be arranged for 23rd December 2019.

Contact us


If you are interested and would like to know more, please feel free to get in touch for an informal chat about this role. Contact our friendly Childcare Manager Kim Streater by email or call 01502 585882.

Apply now


More information can be found in the Job Description (333KB, PDF)

To apply, please see our Application Guidance (109KB, Word), complete an Application Form (106KB, Word) and an Equality and Diversity Form (109KB, Word)

Please forward to or by post to:

YMCA Trinity Group
Rightwell East
PE3 8DX.


YMCA Trinity Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment.