The Marist Crèche is a sessional childcare facility in Lower Crumlin which runs from September until the end of June. There is a vacancy for a highly motivated, enthusiastic Crèche Leader to deliver a childcare programme in line with the E.C.C.E. Scheme. Qualifications - Fetac Level 6 Childcare Qualification, First Aid, qualification and experience in Special Needs, an advantage & at least two year’s experience working in childcare.
We are currently recruiting for the following positions in our Children’s Residential Centres - Residential Support Workers, Full Time and Casual Relief & Graduate Residential Support Workers. The post holder will be required to work within a residential setting and provide young people with quality opportunities, experiences and social education, with the aim of contributing to their development and quality of life.
We wish to make the following appointment: Fostering Advisor - Recruitment and Assessment Team - 17.5 hours weekly - initially a homebased post located in either counties Cork, Tipperary or Limerick. A fostering advisor is responsible for the recruitment process for prospective Foster Carers from service planning, initial visit through the application process, managing all the administration with regard to the recruitment of foster carers, whilst delivering excellent customer service at all times.
Strokestown Community Playschool has the following vacancy: Senior Childcare Practitioner, Full time post. FETAC Level 6 in Childcare essential. FETAC Level 7 in Childcare desirable. Minimum 1 years’ experience in a similar environment. Fluent English essential. Good Knowledge of Children First, Siolta & Aistear. Initiative, excellent communication and organisational skills.
The successful applicant will have Education to National Diploma or Degree standard preferably in Youth / Community Work (note: candidates with exceptional, relevant work experience may also be considered in lieu of degree qualifications), a minimum of 1 year relevant work experience, access to car and full driving licence and an ability to engage target group.
We wish to recruit an early years Manager to join an established childcare team. This is a part – time, Term Time position for 28 hours per week. Duties include working in and managing a part time childcare service, adhering to company policies, procedures and operational practices at all times and ensuring positive working relationships are developed and maintained with staff, parents, and children.
This newly created post will specifically consult with the West Waterford community in order to increase understanding of the needs of families living there. A minimum of 2 years post qualification experience in Community Development and / or of working with vulnerable children and families is required & experience of facilitation highly desirable.
The Project Leader will manage Barnardos’ South Cork City’s family support service in Mahon and any other opportunities which may arise in the South Cork area. A minimum of five years post qualification experience and demonstrate competencies in terms of management ability essential & prior management experience highly desirable.
The successful applicant will have Education to National Diploma or Degree standard, knowledge and understanding of Foróige and an understanding of the work of Peace, a good knowledge and understanding of the Peace programme, experience of working with young people and planning interventions in order to achieve the best possible outcomes with the young people & an ability to work in an efficient manner.
The Board of Management of Portlaoise Family Resource Centre wishes to recruit a part time Afterschool Childcare Practitioner. The successful candidate will be part of an exciting new programme as we pilot ‘Curam’ an evidence based educational and enrichment focused Afterschool Programme. The Afterschool Practitioner will be expected to work closely with the Curam Coordinator to carry out the duties associated with the role.