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:


Access & Inclusion Early Years Practitioner required Kilruane Montessori School.

Aim role is Monday to Friday 9am-12pm for 38 weeks of the year – school term only. Commencing September ’22.
Mandatory: QQI/Fetac Level 5 or higher in Early Childhood Care & Education
Full Job Description:
To guide, observe, stimulate and supervise children in a safe and caring environment as part of the early year’s team.
To act as a key worker to specified children.
To ensure the safety, security and well-being of all children in your care.

Please send CV to:


Treasure Island CLG are currently recruiting one full-time and one part-time childcare educator to join our growing team to work with children between 2-5 years of age.

The successful candidate will:

have a minimum Level 6 QQI qualification

be expected to implement an Aistear Curriculum and Síolta quality framework

work well using their own initiative and as part of a team.

Company benefits include:

paid essential training such as first aid, HACCP and manual handling 

pension contributions by employer after a term of service

22 days annual leave.


Salary will be based on level of qualification and years of experience.

To apply please email CV to



The Owl and the Pussycat are looking for New team members

We are looking for an Early years educator to join our ECCE team as a room leader.


  • Minimum level 6/7/8 Qualification
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Salary is negotiable depending on experience
  • 38-week contract, 18-hour week
  • The educator must be able to work off their own initiative, supporting and listening to the children, while also helping meet each child’s physical and developmental needs
  • Be professional and passionate about working with children


We are also looking for an Early year’s educator for two other rooms

  • Minimum level 5/6 qualification
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience
  • Full time contract
  • Full driving licence where possible
  • Salary is negotiable depending on experience
  • The educator must be able to work off their own initiative, supporting and listening to the children, while also helping meet each child’s physical and developmental needs
  • Be professional and passionate about working with children

Please contact Siobhain on 061-374599 or email your CV to


North Tipperary Development Company (NTDC)

 NTDC is currently looking to recruit experienced Early Years Professionals to help in our busy Roscrea Childcare Centres for Temporary Part Time Maternity post, and Relief Positions.

The successful candidates will have:

  • A qualification in childcare (minimum FETAC level 5)
  • A minimum of 2 year’s paid experience working in a professional childcare setting.
  • An enthusiastic attitude and a caring disposition towards children

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Short-listing of candidates may apply.  A panel may be formed from which future positions may be filled.

Applications by application form and cover letter marked ‘Child Care Professional’ to:

 Brenda Small, Little Learners Childcare, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary.  For a full job description and application form please email: or phone 0505 23568.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday 15th April 2022.


First Steps Creche and Preschool, Cloughjordan are looking to recruit a fulltime childcare practitioner. Minimum childcare level5. Please send CV and 2 references to



Happy Days Ballyporeen is recruiting an Early Years Educator.

The successful candidate will have at least a FETAC/ QQI Level 5 (Major Award) in Early Years education and Care (or Equivalent) He/ She will be enthusiastic, fun and passionate about early years education. He/ She will have a genuine interest in working with young children and committed to working as part of our wonderful staff team in a vibrant and inclusive setting. The position is a full time position. Good Pay Scales in Operation. Please forward CV’s to or phone 0857451005 to schedule an interview. Garda Vetting and Reference validation will apply.


Sligo County Childcare Committee

Applications are being sought from suitably qualified and experienced people for the role of

Regional Childminding Development Officer

Full-Time, Fixed term contract until 31st December 2022, this role may be extended subject to funding.

Closing date for the receipt of applications is Wednesday 16th March.

A full job specification and application form is available from

Candidates will be short listed based on information supplied in their Application Form and CV.

Please send a copy of your completed application form, together with a CV and covering letter to:

Interviews will be held on 1st April 2022



Limerick County Childcare Committee are looking for a Childcare Development Officer- click the link below for full details:



Nenagh Childcare Centre CLG is seeking an enthusiastic Early Year’s Practitioner to join an established Team to work in close co-operation with the Manager, work colleagues, Childcare Trainees and Parents/Carers.

The successful candidates will commit to ensure that the early years care and education of the child is delivered in a professional manner to ensure that there is a safe, caring and welcoming environment for the children and their parents/carers.

Successful applicants for the above position must have the following:-

Essential – Education & Qualifications.

  • QQI Level 7/8 in Childcare and a minimum of 3 years’ experience

Desirable Skills:-

  • First Aid Response (FAR) Certificate
    Children First – TUSLA/HSE e-Learning Programme.
    § Previous experience working in a community based service.
    § Good working knowledge of Aistear / Siolta .
    § HACCP Training.
    § Working knowledge of current Childcare Regulations and Best Practice in the Sector.
    § Health & Safety awareness.
  • A commitment to Continued professional development

Personal Attributes:-

  • A warm, caring personality that is committed to making a difference to children’s
  • Be enthusiastic, energetic, highly motivated and flexible
    • Be organised, meticulous and efficient.
    • Ability to work well on their own initiative and with a Team.
    • Good communication skills – fluent in both written and spoken English
    • Flexible with regard to duties & rosters.
    • Passionate and committed for the education and development of children in our Service.
    • At all times ensure Confidentiality of your work and that of the service

This post is subject to 2 Written References, Garda Vetting and continued funding from our Statutory Funding Agencies.

To apply:-

Please send an up to date Curriculum Vitae together with covering letter to Helen Taffinder, Manager, Nenagh Childcare Centre CLG, Limerick Road, Nenagh.
Informal enquiries:  067 41508

Closing date for receipt of applications is 4.30pm 18th March 2022

Nenagh Childcare Centre is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity



Ballingarry (Thurles) Community Development CLG are recruiting a Childcare Assistant


Location: Brightsparks Childcare Centre, Ballingarry, Thurles, South Tipperary.

Applications are invited for the positions of Full-time Childcare Assistant.

We are looking for a kind, reliable, full-time childcare professional for our busy creche/preschool in Ballingarry. Minimum qualification of Level 5 in Childcare is essential but Level 6 and higher would be an advantage.

The right candidate will be required to complete a garda vetting process and provide two written references.

 Qualifications / Experience:

  • Minimum requirement – Full Level 5 in Childcare.
  • Level 6/7 would be an advantage
  • Motivation, energy and an ability to work within a team setting
  • Hold a valid First Aid Certificate
  • Have experience working with children

Full-time position available.

Apply with CV and cover letter to:

General Manager, Unit 1 Enterprise Centre, Ballingarry Lr, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Or email applications to:

For further information or full job description: contact 052 9154896 EXT 1 or


Ballingarry (Thurles) Community Development Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer.