Early Years Practitioner – Bank Staff

We are recruiting! Do you have a passion for working with under 5’s in early years? We are recruiting bank staff for this specialism to support our Early Years activities across our sites.

Job purpose: To lead and provide care and play opportunities for children under 5 at our various Early Years settings, Family Centre, Crèche, Pre-Schools and Under 5 activities on an as and when required basis

Hours of work: As and when required. All settings are open Monday to Friday. Crèche – Monday - Friday 9:15-11:15 Pre-School (Sovereign and Merstham) - Monday -Thursday 8:30-15:00 and Friday 8:30-12:00 (term time only) Horley Family Centre – Monday- Thursday 9:00-17:00 Under 5’s – Monday - Friday – 8.30 – 13:00 (term time only)

Location: YMCA Sports and Community Centre, Redhill, YMCA Sovereign Centre, Reigate, YMCA Horley Family Centre, Horley and YMCA Merstham Hub Pre-School, Merstham

Salary / pay rate: Variable dependent on setting. For work at the Creche and Under 5’s: £6.12 per hour for under 18’s £8.63 per hour for 18-24 year olds £9.20 per hour for over 25’s. For work at YMCA East Surrey Pre-Schools: £9.23 per hour for level 2 qualified in childcare or unqualified staff £9.52 per hour for level 3 qualified in childcare staff. Hourly rates include 12.07% holiday pay

Closing date & interviews: Applications will be assessed on receipt and interviews offered to shortlisted candidates


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YMCA East Surrey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. The suitability of all prospective employees or volunteers will be assessed during the recruitment process in line with this commitment.