Nenagh Childcare Centre: Level 7 Preschool / Afterschool Practitioner

Nenagh Childcare Centre

Level 7 Preschool / Afterschool Practitioner

Early Education and Care Service

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 ensure the early years of the child are 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 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 knowledge of Aistear / Siolta .
  • HACCP Training.
  • Working knowledge of current Childcare Regulations and Best Practice in the Sector.
  • Health & Safety awareness

Personal Attributes:-

  • A warm, caring personality that loves making a difference to children’s lives
  • Be enthusiastic, energetic & highly motivated.
  • 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
  • Be friendly and caring.
  • Flexible with regard to duties & rosters.
  • Passionate for the education and development of children in our Service.
  • Confidentiality.

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 28th July 2019

Nenagh Childcare Centre is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity

This post is funded by the Department of Children & Youth Affairs & Pobal.

Please note it is our Policy under GDPR to hold Application/Forms/CVs for a period of 1 year to facilitate feedback & open panels (if applicable). Thereafter, all documentation shall be destroyed in line with the Organisation’s H.R. Privacy Notice.

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