Summerhill Community Childcare: Early Years Practitioner

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Summerhill Community Childcare

Summerhill Community Childcare CLG
are recruiting an Early Years Practitioner

Position Information:

Job Title: Early Years Practitioner
Location: Summerhill Community Childcare
Reporting to: The Childcare Manager
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 39 Hours per week

Position Summary:

Summerhill Community Childcare are currently seeking an Early Years Practitioner who is dynamic, creative and engaging individuals who enjoy working with children. 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 & Aistéar 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.
  • 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 email a letter of application and a CV to:

Closing date for applicants: Tuesday,3rd August 2021.

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General Info

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