St Brigid’s Family & Community Centre: Childcare Manager

Childcare Manager (Full Time)

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St. Brigid’s Children Centre, Powersfield, Hennessy’s Road, Waterford

Applications with C.V. and covering letter to be emailed to St Brigid’s Family & Community Centre for the attention of the Manager and marked Childcare Manager application.

St Brigid’s Family & Community Centre invites applications for the above position which involves the management, ongoing development and promotion of its well-established community based childcare service located in Waterford City. The successful candidate will be an experienced lead practitioner with a minimum of Level 6 Early Childhood Care and Education but a third level qualification is desirable, relevant management experience, a commitment to team-working and ongoing professional development, and an ability to work within professional guidelines and the overall framework for good practice in Early Years. Excellent IT skills including Excel and familiarity with PIP, the POBAL online portal, are required. Familiarity with the NCS portal is desirable.

St. Brigid’s Children Centre provides high quality childcare that is affordable, accessible and inclusive in a child-centred environment where children have fun, play and learn under the care of dedicated and professional childcare staff. The post requires a commitment to supporting and nurturing children and families.

This is a Full Time Post. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Job Description and Person Specification are available upon request at

Background information on St Brigid’s Family & Community Centre is available on our website

Shortlisting will apply.

Closing date Friday 22nd November 2019 at 5pm.

St Brigid’s Family & Community Centre is an equal opportunities employer.

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Waterford City

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