Fatima Children’s Daycare Centre: Manager

Fatima Children’s Daycare Centre


Reporting to:  Fatima Groups United Family Resource Centre
Working Hours:  Full time - 40 Hours per week
Location:  Reuben Street, Rialto, Dublin 8.
Salary:  51,000 - 58,000

Summary of Post - Fatima Childrens Day Care Centre is a community based early years’ service for children aged 1 year to 5. The service caters for up to 100 children and provides additional supports for families/parents through the FRC & its Family Social Prescribing Project. The Manager's primary role is to support & manage a large staff team, to oversee and implement a quality early childhood programme which promotes the holistic development of the child supported by Aistear, the early childhood curriculum framework and Siolta, the Quality framework.  

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Delivery of a quality, high standard, care and education service for children and their families, ensuring that best practice, policies and procedures are followed
  • Administrative & financial responsibilities attached to the running of the service
  • Manage, lead and support a team including childcare workers, CE staff, catering staff, etc
  • Work collaboratively in an integrated and multi-disciplinary manner with community and statutory organisations
  • Support and build relationships with parents/families 

Essential Criteria:

  • A recognised Early Years qualification (Level 7 or above) with extensive early years’ experience
  • Managerial experience re the operational requirements for the running of an early years’ service ie, staff development, admin/finance, policies & procedures, maintenance/building etc 
  • Experience of working with children and insight into their developmental needs
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • High level of motivation, personal maturity and flexibility required 

All CVs and cover letters must be submitted no later than Monday 15th November to:

Joe Donohoe FGU Projects Manager, F2 Centre, 3 Reuben Plaza, Rialto, Dublin 8.or email Joe@fgu.ie 

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend for interview on Friday 19th November

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
12th Oct, 2021
Dublin 8
Expiry Date
19th Nov, 2021