Early Years Educator and Early Years Assistant (Lowestoft Bank Staff)

Position Bank Staff – Early Years Assistant / Educator
Location YMCA Childcare Water Lane. The Ark, Water Lane, Lowestoft NR32 2NH and YMCA Childcare St Margaret’s Road, Lowestoft NR32 4HW
Pay £9.20-£10.03 per hour
Hours On an as and when basis
Deadline Ongoing recruitment
Interviews Ongoing recruitment


Job role


We have an ongoing need for Bank Early Years Educators and Bank Early Years Assistants. Assisting our childcare teams on an as required basis to cover staff holiday and illness.

Successful candidates will be flexible, motivated and committed, with experience of working in an early years setting.


Applicants should have the following qualities:


  • Qualified with a relevant Early Years qualification of a minimum of Level 2, or equivalent
  • A minimum of two years post qualifying experience
  • Extensive working knowledge of the EYFS
  • A commitment and enthusiasm towards achieving positive outcomes for service users

Days and hours


The working hours is on an as and when basis.

Salary and benefits


The salary we offer for these roles ranges from £9.20-£10.03 per hour. Hourly rate is dependent on qualifications and experience and includes holiday pay. Additional benefits we offer include:


  • DBS Cost Paid
  • Induction Programme and on the job Training Opportunities
  • Regular Supervisions
  • Internal progression opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme

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 by contacting our friendly Childcare Manager: Kim Streater 01502 502239/ 01502 585882 or email Kim.Streater@ymcatrinity.org.uk.

Apply now


For further information about the two roles, please view the Early Years Educator Job Description (203KB, PDF) and the Early Years Assistant Job Description (331KB, PDF)

To apply, please see our Application Guidance (243KB, PDF), complete an Application Form (113KB, Word) and an Equality and Diversity Form (109KB, Word).

Please forward to recruitment@ymcatrinity.org.uk or by post to:

YMCA Trinity Group
Rightwell East


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