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Quality Regulatory Framework (QRF) access

In the last number of weeks, early years services received a copy of the ‘Quality and Regulatory Framework (QRF)’. The Quality and Regulatory Framework is Tusla’s interpretation of the requirements for compliance with the Early Years Services Regulations (2016). These requirements are based on best evidence drawn from national and international sources of the peer-reviewed,

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Quality Manager- Tigers Childcare

Job description Tigers Childcare is a well-established childcare chain based in Dublin and the surrounding areas. We are now adding to our team and are looking to recruit a Quality Manager to join our team of dedicated childcare professionals in this exciting time of growth for the company. Hours: 40 hours per week Contract: Permanent

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Créche Manager

Funbugs Childcare is a purpose built Early Childhood Education and Care setting that offers children aged from twelve months to twelve years fun learning and development experiences. The curriculum is play based emergent that is underpinned by the settings ethos, values and national quality and curriculum frameworks of having a child centred, child-led environment. We

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Garda vetting update 2 June 21

Garda Vetting Update 30 April 2019

Garda Vetting Policy Under Garda vetting legislation, the Childcare Regulations and Children First, every person who works directly with children, must have completed Garda vetting before they start work in an early years service. The early years service must also have a Garda Vetting Policy under their Recruitment Policy, which outlines the Garda vetting procedure

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National Early Years Forum Update

The fourth meeting of the National Collaborative Forum for the Early Years Care and Education Sector, known as the Early Years Forum, took place in Dublin Castle yesterday, Monday, 24th July.  Early Childhood Ireland was represented by our Director of Policy and Advocacy, Frances Byrne.   Packed Agenda The Forum had a very busy agenda which as well

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TUSLA Inspection Tool

The Tusla Inspection Tool has been published on their website. As you are aware the CHILD CARE ACT 1991 (EARLY YEARS SERVICES) REGULATIONS 2016 are now in force. Tusla intends to accompany these 2016 Regulations with a Quality Regulatory Framework (QRF) which will clearly explain what is expected under each Regulation. At this morning’s Tusla

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Let's all move

Let’s all move

In Scéalta this week Dr. Marita Hennessy talks about the importance of movement for children’s development. She outlines how much active time children should have each day and how we need to be aware of the overuse of highchairs etc.

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After School Project Manager

Location: The Den New Ross, Co. Wexford Reporting to: Assistant Early Years Manager Terms: 25 Hours per week Monday to Friday 1 pm-6 pm – 38-week model Perm/Fixed Term: 12-month Fixed Term Contract. Rate per hour: €15.00 per hour Job Purpose: To manage and coordinate an after-school programme for children and young people attending. This

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Judging Process 2021

Early Childhood Ireland National Annual Awards 2021 Judging Process Apply here for Awards What does the selection process look like? There are three stages in the selection process: Stage 1:  Early Childhood Ireland checks your eligibility to apply Submission of a fully completed application form. Relevant documentation provided and supporting requirements are met. We check

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