Please see below an up to date list of childcare positions available in Tipperary.

If you have a position you would like to add to this list please email: thereselyons@tccc.ie

 

 

Silver Arch Family Resource Centre

Are looking for a Preschool Leader for Silver Arch Preschool in Portroe for Maternity leave cover (December 2020 – June 2021) for 22.5hours/week

Eligibility Criteria
– Minimum QQI level 6 in childcare/early education (QQI Level 7 desirable)
– Minimum of 3 years’ experience in childcare setting
– Ability to lead a team
– Excellent knowledge of the ECCE programme and Aistear Curriculum

For full job description and a copy of the Application Form please call reception on 067-31800 or email: info@silverarchfrc.ie.

Please note CVs will not be accepted.
To apply:
Please send completed Application Form, marked Private and Confidential to Caroline Lydon, Manager, Silver Arch FRC, 52 Silver Street, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. E45 P624
Closing Date
Applications must be received by Wednesday 6th October 2021. Interviews will take place on Friday, 15th of October.
Shortlisting may apply. A panel may be created from which further vacancies may be drawn.
Silver Arch FRC is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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Bansha Preschool

Are currently looking for a staff member for their Preschool.

The hours are 8.30am – 3.30pm. Minimum level 6 qualifications required.

We work under the Aister curriculum framework putting the children at the centre of our day.

C.V. To be emailed to banshapreschool@gmail.com

Closing date for receipt of entries 25th September.

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Barnardos Thurles

1 part time Programme Assistant post, (Funded through AIM)

14 hours per week, 9.30-1pm Monday-Thursday

Fixed term contract approx. 35 weeks from time in post

Contact Lisa/Vera info.thurles@barnardos.ie

 

Application form and info on website

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Brightsparks, Ballingarry, Thurles. 

Is looking for Part time staff and relief staff.

Minimum Fetac Level 5

2 references required

Positions subject to Garda Vetting.

To apply send an email to: brightsparkscreche@gmail.com

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Longfield Academy are looking for new members to join their team.

  • Early years practitioners required for the junior and senior toddler rooms
  • Fetac level 5 qualification or above
  • minimum 1-2 years practical experience

Please submit your CV to info@longfieldacademy.ie

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Happy Days Ballyporeen Childcare is a community creche, preschool and afterschool are recruiting staff 

 We are currently looking to a recruit a couple of early educators on a part time basis minimum of 20 hrs per week

We are looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic person with an interest in early education and a child focused approach to join our team.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Qualifications: Minimum FETAC 5 – Childcare
  • A good knowledge of child development  and its application through practice
  • A friendly and patient approach to working with children
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • The ability to communicate well and build positive relationships with children, colleagues & parents
  • 2 Years Minimum Experience of working in a childcare environment is an advantage

 

If you are interested in presenting for interview please forward a current CV & Cover Letter to Anne Macken Childcare Manger by email only: Happydaysballyporeen@gmail.com

Closing Date for receipt of application is Thursday 16th September 2021 @ 5pm

All successful candidates will be subject to Garda Vetting

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First Steps creche and preschool Cloughjordan are looking to recruit a full-time childcare practitioner to start September 2021.

  • minimum childcare level 5
  • a knowledge of Aistear and Siolta
  • Ability to work well as part of a team

Please send CV and 2 referenced to stepsfirst@hotmail.com for the attention of Collette

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After school position available in Upperchurch Childcare

8 hours a week on a 38 week contract

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum QQI Level 5 qualification in Childcare.
  • Practical experience in a childcare setting desirable.
  • An up to date First Aid& Manual Handling
  • Garda vetting will apply.
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A completed and up to date Children’s First certificate

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Ensure a safe, clean, and culturally sensitive environment for the care, learning, and welfare of children.
  • Proactively support each child’s potential through developmentally appropriate learning activities.
  • Provide support for the planning of daily activities and set up rooms accordingly.
  • Provide support for the maintenance of records.
  • Ensure Centre policies and procedures are implemented according to best practice.
  • Maintain an optimum level of hygiene and ensure equipment is well maintained and safe to use.
  • Support the coordination of regular fire drills;
  • Ensure health and safety, HSE and Tusla regulations and legislation are maintained to optimum levels at all times.
  • Communicate effectively with children, parents, and staff and advise Room Leaders and/or Child Protection Officers of any concerns about a child.
  • Participate in training and attend meetings when required.
  • Carry out any other duties as required.

Closing Date: 23rd of August 2021

Please send CV and cover letter to: upperchurchchildcare@hotmail.com

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Vacancies in Waterford

Name of Service:           

1.Tír na nÓg

2.Kilsheelan Early Years Setting

Location:

1. Carrowleigh, Rathgormack, Carrick on Suir, Co. Waterford

  1. Kilsheelan, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary

Position:                           Childcare Practitioner

Full time/Part-time:       Full time, part time and relief work positions available

Qualification:                  Minimum Level 6 Childcare Qualification

How to apply:                  Send CV and 2 references to kilsheelanplayschool@gmail.com

 

Closing date:                    27/08/2021

 

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St Sheelan’s Community Childcare are recruiting for an AIMS position in our service term time only.

  • Commencing 30th of August 2021.
  • 17-20 hours per week.
  • Relief hours may be available at times.
  • Knowledge of strategies to support children with additional needs would be desirable.
  • 1 year experience in an AIM setting would be preferable.
  • Knowledge of PECS desirable but support will be available through AIMS
  • Flexable, reliable, Enthusiastic, kind and caring personality is a must.

Please send your cv and cover letter to the Manager at email address: childcare@sheelan.ie, Closing date for applications  August 25th 2021.

Candidates may be short listed.

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Spafield Family Resource Centre is a Community Childcare Service based in Cashel providing services in Creche, ECCE & After Schools Care.

 We are currently looking to a new

Childcare Staff Member for a 35hr a week full time position.

This will be for 15hrs a week AIM Position & 25hrs Childcare Team Member

We are looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic person with an interest in early education and a child focused approach to join our team.

The ideal candidate will have:

 

  • Qualifications: Minimum FETAC 5 – Childcare
  • A good knowledge of child development  and its application through practice
  • A friendly and patient approach to working with children
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • The ability to communicate well and build positive relationships with children, colleagues & parents
  • 2 Years Minimum Experience of working in a childcare environment is an advantage
  • A knowledge of Lámh would be off benefit to this position

 

If you are interested in presenting for interview please forward a current CV & Cover Letter to Sinead Farrell, Childcare Manger by email only: sfarrell@spafieldfrc.ie

Closing Date for receipt of application is Thursday 19th August 2021 @ 5pm

Interviews will take place on Thursday 26th August 2021

All successful candidates will be subject to Garda Vetting.

Canvassing will disqualify.

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Tir Na Nog and kilsheelan Early Years setting

Location:    Carrowleigh, Rathgormack, Carrick on suir, co. Waterford , Ireland. And .  Kilsheelan, clonmel, co. Tipperary, ireland

Position: childcare practitioner

Full time/Part-time: full time and part time work available. Relief staff also available

 Qualification: minimum level 6

How to apply: send your cv and 2 references to kilsheelanplayschool@gmail.com

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The Board of Management of Kinnitty Community Playschool are currently recruiting for the position of Manager of our sessional service. We are seeking a motivated and experienced individual to lead and manage our preschool service.

Job Description: Childcare Manager Role

To manage the day to day organisation of the centre. Responsible to the Board or Management. Role is circa 35hrs per week.

Duties and Responsibilities

∙ To take day to day responsibility for children and staff

∙ To lead ECCE Scheme provision for pre-schoolers

∙ To ensure high standards of care at the centre

∙ To develop curricula in line with Aistear and Siolta

∙ Revise policies and procedures as required with the Board

∙ Prepare long term, medium term and short term plans

∙ Effectively market and promote the group

∙ Manage a budget and maintain accounts

∙ Maintain all records as required by Pobal, Tusla and the HSE

∙ To lead the staff team and facilitate regular staff meetings

∙ To co-ordinate recruitment, induction, appraisal and training requirements for staff

. Report regularly to the Board

Person Specifications

∙ Minimum QQI Level 7 in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent

∙ Minimum 3 years work experience in a similar role

∙ Ability to lead a team

∙ Kindness, warmth and responsiveness to the needs of children, staff and families

∙ Good Communication and relating skills with children, staff and parents

∙ Comprehensive knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations

∙ PHECC accredited First Aid Responder training

∙ Complete Garda Vetting

To be considered for this role please send a cover letter, with your CV to boardkps@gmail.com

Further information and a detailed Job Description may be obtained by contacting this email address.

Application deadline 8th Aug 2021

Position Start date 23rd Aug 2021 – must be available for this date

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Ready,Steady, Go! Roscrea. 

We are currently recruiting for a Centre Manager (maternity Cover; September to June) to replace owner manager of service. We are a small service located on national school ground. We comprise of 2 classrooms but 4 different groups per day.

What we require from candidates:

  • Have a minimum of  QQI Level 7 in childcare, level  8 preferable
  • Experience in crèche management (essential)
  • The ability to lead a team
  • The ability to self-motivate and to meet targets and deadlines
  • Knowledge of Aistear Framework and Siolta Standards
  • Knowledge of all POBAL & DCYA schemes
  • Knowledge of child led/ Emergent curriculum and documentation of the curriculum
  • Ability to work in partnership with parents and staff keeping the child at the heart of what we do
  • Team player
  • Ensure a safe, secure and healthy environment for children, staff and visitors to the centre
  • Strong communication skills
  • Computer literate
  • Full clean driving licence with access to own transport

Job Types: Full-time, Maternity cover September 2021 to June 2022

For further info contact: 085 2772633

email CVs to: Lorraine@readysteadygo.ie

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Experience:

  • Management: 2 years (Essential)

Education:

Qualification as per the DCEDIY Early Years Recognised Qualifications list

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Early Years Practitioner X 2 required in Portumna.

Fundamental Childcare, Lios na Si, Bridge road, Portumna, Co. Galway is recruiting for its day care service. Full-time positions available.

Remuneration: 22880- 24960 per annum depending on qualification/ experience

Suitable applicant should:

  • Kind, reliable and prepared to work as part of a dedicated team
    ●Ability to plan an emerging curriculum using the Siolta and Aistear Frameworks
    ● Have good communication skills, listening, verbal and written
    ●Energetic and Enthusiastic

Essential Criteria:
● Satisfies employment criteria in relation to current relevant legislation including Garda Vetting
● Ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative
● Good oral and written communication skills
● Ability to relate to children, families and staff
● FETAC Level 6 in Early Childhood Care and Education or equivalent
● Current First Aid, Children First, Manual Handling and any other certificates relevant to Early Childhood Care and Education

contact – Marie Murray 0878931199

bmfurn@eircom.net

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Position Available Upperchurch Childcare

  • Full Time position available in Upperchurch Childcare
  • 36 hours a week on a 38 week contract

Requirements:

  • Minimum QQI Level 5 qualification in Childcare.
  • Practical experience in a childcare setting desirable.
  • An up to date First Aid& Manual Handling
  • Garda vetting will apply.
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A completed and up to date Children’s First certificate

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Ensure a safe, clean, and culturally sensitive environment for the care, learning, and welfare of children.
  • Proactively support each child’s potential through developmentally appropriate learning activities.
  • Provide support for the planning of daily activities and set up rooms accordingly.
  • Provide support for the maintenance of records.
  • Ensure Centre policies and procedures are implemented according to best practice.
  • Maintain an optimum level of hygiene and ensure equipment is well maintained and safe to use.
  • Support the coordination of regular fire drills;
  • Ensure health and safety, HSE and Tusla regulations and legislation are maintained to optimum levels at all times.
  • Communicate effectively with children, parents, and staff and advise Room Leaders and/or Child Protection Officers of any concerns about a child.
  • Participate in training and attend meetings when required.
  • Carry out any other duties as required.

Closing Date: 23rd of July 2021

Please send CV and cover letter to: upperchurchchildcare@hotmail.com

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Dualla Village Preschool

We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic educator to join our morning team.

This is an AIM position (17.5 hrs) .

Minimum level 6 in childcare is essential.

Knowledge of strategies to support children with additional needs would desirable.

This position is term time only and will commence at the end of August 2021. Please send a C.V and covering letter to duallavillagepreschool@gmail.com

 

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Cullen National School, Cullen.

Experienced and qualified childcare professional required to set up and run a preschool/afterschool at Cullen National School 

Closing date for applications: 1st June 2021

Please submit your CV and Cover letter to : preschool@scoilchuilleann.com

For more information call: (085) 1466154

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