Childcare Leader of Breakfast and After-school Club

  • Full Time
  • Meath

Navan Educate Together Childcare Services


Position Available: Childcare Leader of our Breakfast and After-School Club

Navan Educate Together Childcare Services CLG are looking to recruit a dedicated, flexible and enthusiastic individual who is quality driven and has a child focused approach to school aged childcare.

Hours of work are 12.00 – 18.15 Monday and 13.30 – 18.15 Tuesday to Friday at €19 per hour on a temporary contract for the school year.

Start date is as soon as possible, subject to reference checks and Garda vetting clearance.

The successful candidate will ideally have:
• experience of leading a small team including administration, supervision and management of staff and general organisation,
• an inclusive approach to practice,
• knowledge of the NCS system and funding applications,
• experience with creating and implementing policies and procedures,
• knowledge of the Childcare Act 1991 and Registration of School Age Services 2018,
• an understanding and knowledge of all aspects of operating a quality school aged environment,
• a good understanding of child protection and the duties and responsibilities under Children First,
• a good knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety legislation as well as certification in First Aid/Manual Handling and Fire Safety,
• an ability to work with parents as partners and be naturally warm and respectful towards children and families and their needs,
• an understanding of the Educate Together Ethos,
• a flexible approach to their work,
• excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
• excellent IT skills,
• experience of working with and reporting to a Management Committee.

Applicants must supply contacts for two references.
CV and Letter of Application by email to
Closing date is 5pm on Monday 5th September 2022. Please note short-listing may apply.

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