Lagore Road Community Childcare: Early Years Practitioner

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Lagore Road Community Childcare

Lagore Road Community Childcare CLG

Position Information:

Job Title: Early Years Practitioner
Location: Lagore Road Community Childcare, Dunshaughlin, Co. Meath
Reporting to: The Childcare Manager
Contract: Permanent- Full Time.
Hours: 39 hours

Position Summary:

Lagore Road Community Childcare is seeking a dynamic, creative and engaging individual who enjoys working with children aged 3 mths - 13 years, for their Childcare Service. As a Childcare Professional you will work with the Childcare Manager to support and enhance the children’s development, social-emotional learning and academics.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The day to day responsibility of children in your care
  • Implement and review activities appropriate to the groups needs so as to provide for children’s physical, language, emotional, social and cognitive development
  • Carry out duties in line with Policies and Procedures developed by the Childcare Service and in line with the Preschool Regulations.
  • Plan curriculum/activities in line with the Siolta & Áistear the National Framework for Quality and Curriculum.
  • Adopt a professional outlook at all times to childcare issues and present a positive approach to development in respect of: new legislation, measures taken to further protect children, and working in partnership with parents/guardians.
  • Attend staff meetings.

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Candidates must hold a minimum of a QQI Level 5 in Childcare and a valid First Aid Certificate.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a full-day setting desirable.
  • Excellent working knowledge and experience of working to the Childcare Regulations essential.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Applicants wishing to apply for the above post should send a letter of application and a CV to:
Ref: Lagore Early Years Practitioner.
The HR Department
The Crann Support Group CLG
The Maudlins, Trim, Co. Meath
Or email:

Closing date for applicants: Tuesday, 3rd August 2021

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
21st Jul, 2021
Dunshaughlin, Co Meath
Expiry Date
3rd Aug, 2021