Newbury House Family Centre: Preschool AIM Support Worker & Childcare Worker

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Newbury House Family Centre

Newbury House Family Centre CLG,
Old Youghal Road,
Mayfield, Cork.
T23 C3FW
Telephone: 021-4507999

Newbury House Family Centre engages with the community of Mayfield and surrounding area to promote, operate and provide child, family and community service

We are recruiting a Preschool AIM Support Worker

Newbury House preschool is recruiting an energetic Childcare Assistant to work as part of our preschool team.

Hours: 9am – 12pm - 5 days a week till June 2022 / possible 2nd shift (1pm – 4pm)

Duties include: childcare work, AIM work and food preparation and general preschool duties

Ideal candidate to have:

  • Minimum qualification QQI level 5 in childcare
  • Appropriate Garda Vetting / Police Clearance
  • First Aid
  • Willingness to learn
  • Understanding of Aistear & Siolta,
  • Child protection,
  • Enthusiastic, work off own initiative and as part of a team,
  • Excellent communication skills,
  • To be reliable and flexible
  • Weekly planning and documenting of curriculum
  • Perform any other reasonable assigned duties

Position available immediately:

Please post/email CV with cover letter to Newbury House Family Centre

Canvasing by or on behalf of the applicant will automatically disqualify

We are also recruiting a Childcare Worker for our crèche

We aim to develop and maintain strong partnerships and communication with parents/carers to facilitate day-to-day caring and early learning needs. To ensure the provision of a high quality environment to meet the needs of individual children having an awareness of any disabilities, family cultures and medical histories.

The positon will offer the successful person a wonderful opportunity to work in a high quality crèche where children and their welfare are valued and supported. They must be outgoing, creative and have a genuinely caring nature


  • A minimum qualification of QQI Level 5
  • Garda Vetting / Police Clearance
  • Passionate about providing quality childcare
  • Display kindness, warmth and responsiveness to the needs of children
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality
  • knowledge of Siolta and Aistear desirable
  • Knowledge of the Childcare Act 1991
  • Keeping room clean and organised, adhering to all Covid-19 childcare guidelines

Hours: 12pm – 5:15pm

Canvasing by or on behalf of the applicant will automatically disqualify



General Info

Date Entered/Updated
4th Oct, 2021
Mayfield, Cork
Expiry Date
4th Dec, 2021