St. Benedict’s Creche: Early Years Services Manager

Early Years Services Manager

St. Benedict’s Creche is a community based creche in the Kilbarrack area of Dublin 5. We operate a part-time play-based setting for children ranging from 1- 5 years.

The Board of Management are looking to recruit an energetic, enthusiastic person to run out community childcare setting.

The setting operates over a 49-week period

25 hours per week

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepare and maintain all documents for inspection
  • Ensuring Tusla regulations are adhered to at all times
  • Report regularly to the Boar od Management
  • Organising staff rosters and children’s attendance
  • Take care of the day-to-day responsibilities for children and staff
  • Ensure a high standard of care at the centre
  • Co-ordinate recruitment, induction, appraisal and training requirements for staff
  • Revise policies and procedures as required with the Board of Management
  • Arrange viewings for prospective parents
  • Effectively promote and market the setting
  • Prepare long, medium- and short-term plans
  • Managing, guiding and advising staff members and ensuring they follow and implement the centres standards, policies and procedures
  • Ensure health and safety standards are adhered to at all times

The successful candidate must have:

  • Minimum QQI level 7 in Early Childhood Education or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years work experience in a similar role
  • Comprehensive knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations
  • Complete Garda Vetting
  • PHECC accredited First Aid Responder and manual handling training an advantage

Candidates should send a cover letter and C. V to The Chairperson by email to by 5.00 p.m. on Wednesday 4th August 2020.

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
20th Jul, 2021
Kilbarrack, Dublin 5
Expiry Date
4th Aug, 2021