Vacancy Details

Frenchpark and Districts Childcare Clg are recruiting a Manager (Maternity Cover)


Frenchpark and Districts Childcare Clg are recruiting a Manager (Maternity Cover).

 Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Effective people and business management skills with the confidence and skills to cover all business aspects of the role
  • Responsibility for developing, delivering and managing the daily operations of the Centre in order to ensure a safe, developmentally appropriate environment for children, in line with all regulatory requirements with the support of the management team
  • Ability to manage finances, budget, prepare returns and applications in conjunction with the financial administrator
  • Dedicated to raising standards in early learning and care and will role model best practice to an outstanding level
  • Execute all company policies, procedures, health and safety / risk assessments as stipulated in the Childcare Regulations
  • Excellent knowledge of and ability to implement child protection policies in line with Children First requirements and guidelines
  • Lead on the development and evaluation of programmes and activities conducive to culturally sensitive learning environments
Qualifications and Skills

Candidates must have the following:

  • A minimum of QQI Level 7 in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent
  • A minimum of three years in the childcare field and at least one year of these in a management role within the sector
  • A strong passion for the needs and development of the individual child
  • Experience in Human Resources including supporting and supervising staff and volunteers

Candidates must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to liaise with parents, guardians and families and build parental partnership
  • Ability to line manage and supervise a team, supporting their continuous personal development
  • Communicate effectively in a clear and professional manner at all times
  • Ability to meet targets and deadlines and manage finances within an allocated budget
  • Have a full understanding off all guidelines as set out by TUSLA

Please forward Curriculum Vitae to:

Bernadine Casserly, Frenchpark and Districts Childcare CLG, Frenchpark, Castlerea, Co Roscommon, F45Y860 or by email to

Job Description available on request.

Closing date for applications is 20th September 2022

  • #187
  • Roscommon
  • Temporary
  • Part-time
  • 05 Sep 2022