Vacancy Details

Grovelands Childcare - Early years practioner



Job description

We are currently recruiting for Full Time Early Years Educators in our Athlone services.

All positions are Monday-Friday. The Full Time position will be at least 36 hours per week across our opening hours of 7.45am-6pm.

  • To ensure a safe, secure and healthy environment for the health, welfare and development of the children
  • Actively engage the children in developmentally appropriate learning activities through the Aistear curriculum to facilitate the potential development of each child.
  • Observe and record children’s progress
  • To communicate effectively with children, families and staff alike.
  • Meet established policies and procedures, creating an environment of best practice.

The successful candidate must have:

  • A sincere and genuine love for children
  • Childcare Qualification as listed on the DCEDIY recognised Childcare Qualifications to minimum Level 5 from a recognised body though Level 7+ would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of TUSLA requirements and 2016 regulation
  • Minimum 1 year paid working experience in a childcare setting
  • Knowledge of working with Siolta and Aistear
  • First Aid, Manual Handling and Food Safety Certified an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

What we offer :

  • Competitive salary
  • Staff discount on childcare
  • Career progression
  • Training and Development
  • Education assistance
  • Staff appreciation days
  • Onsite parking

Join our award winning team today !

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: €13.00-€14.70 per hour

  • #168
  • Roscommon
  • Temporary
  • Part-time
  • 08 Jul 2022