Lunchtime Assistant

Hours: 16 hours per week (Mondays to Thursdays 11.30am – 2.30pm, Fridays 10.30am – 2.30pm)

Salary: £8.21 per hour

We are looking for an ‘outstanding’ Lunch Cover Assistant to join our team of dedicated staff. As a Lunch Cover Assistant, you are required to assist staff in the smooth running of the room over the lunch period, including meal times, naps, preparing children to be picked up and participating in suitable activities with the children.

The successful candidate would ideally hold at least a Level 3 in Early Years Education, have proven recent experience within a childcare setting and a working knowledge of the EYFS curriculum. They must be an excellent communicator, have excellent time management skills, be of a motivated and positive manner and show commitment, enthusiasm and high energy levels.

We offer a competitive salary, continuing professional development, in house training and a staff recognition scheme.

If you’re looking for a rewarding, fulfilling role where every day is different, please contact us now on 01392 498814 or by email at


Here at Munchkins, our ethos is that every child deserves to have the best start in life. We pride ourselves on delivering high quality care, creating wonderful experiences for the children and employing passionate and motivated staff.