Kilkenny Community Early Years Project: Two Vacancies


Kilkenny Community Early Years Project CLG provides cross community, needs based services to children and families, which fosters the holistic development of the family unit. KCEYP works to support children and families to reach their full potential in all areas of development through our Home Liaison team and our Early Years Service. Our Early Years Service provides a high quality, child-centred, inclusive and equitable learning environment for children aged 2-6 years, which focuses on the individual needs of each child. In addition, our Home Liaison team provides integrated family support by delivering individual and group programmes, assisting, liaising and mediating with other professionals who are working with the family.

KCEYP is currently looking to recruit for the following two positions:

Assistant Project Coordinator / Quality and Inclusion Coordinator (35-36.5 hours a week)

The successful candidate will support the Project Coordinator in ensuring the quality and inclusion of all children in the service and the smooth day to day running of the service.

The successful candidate will have a minimum level 8 qualification and a minimum of 3 years experience working in the Early Years.

Experience is a similar role would be an asset but not a requirement

Applicants require an excellent working knowledge of Aistear and Siolta, the ability to support staff and work in partnership with families. Also, a solution focused approach and a highly motivated positive and compassionate outlook with good interpersonal, communication and leadership skills.

Salary: Competitive

Closing Date: Friday 1st of July 2022 at 12pm

Early Years Educator (25 hours a week)

Applicants require a minimum QQI Level 6, however Level 7 or 8 would be desirable.

Experience working in an Early Years setting would be desirable.

The successful applicant will have good working knowledge of Aistear and Siolta, the ability to work as part of a team and the passion for working with children in the early years.

Salary: Competitive

Closing Date: Friday 8th of July 2022 at 12pm

Interviews to be held on the Wednesday 13th of July

If you have any additional questions or would like to view the full job description for the Assistant Coordinator position, you can contact the Project Coordinator, Alicia Mastrandrea, at or at 087 652 1052

To apply please e-mail Cover Letter and CV to the Project Coordinator at

Candidates will be short listed based on information supplied . Kilkenny Community Early Years Project may develop a panel of qualifying candidates for any future vacancies in 2022-2023.

Kilkenny Community Early Years Project is an equal opportunities employer

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
21st Jun, 2022
Expiry Date
8th Jul, 2022