Early Years Educator

Website StartBright Early learning Centres CLG

Early Years Educator required for StartBright Bawnogue
(Clondalkin) 35 hours per week
Applications are being sought from suitably qualified and experienced people for the role of Early Years Educator at our StartBright Bawnogue centre, located in Clondalkin.
This role is on a casual basis to cover staff training and other leave requirements and will require flexibility and ability to work at short notice. The service is fulltime, and can offer a variety of shifts up to a maximum of 35 hours per week/ 52 weeks per year.
We require a dedicated, flexible and enthusiastic individuals who are quality driven and have a child focused approach to early childhood education.
All applicants must have a minimum qualification of FETAC level 6 in Childcare.
Experience in an early years setting is essential.
The ideal candidate will have:
• A sound working knowledge of Síolta & Aistear
• An inclusive approach to practice
• Knowledge of the Child Care Act 1991 (Early Years Services) (Registration of School Age Services) Regulations 2018
• An understanding and knowledge of the National Quality Framework and of all aspects of operating a quality early years environment required understanding and knowledge
• A good knowledge and understanding of child protection and the duties and responsibilities under Children First
• A good knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety legislation
• Experience of working with parents as partners
• A flexible approach to their work
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• An ability to work in partnership with other Educators
• Prepared to complete a Garda Vetting form and additional mandatory training required for the role
• Be naturally warm and respectful towards children & their needs
Interested candidates should send a current CV and cover letter specifically stating the position applied for to:
The Manager via email
Or alternatively via post to:
The Manager, StartBright ELC Head Office, 1st Floor, ACE Enterprise Park, Bawnogue, Clondalkin, D22
The closing date for receipt of applications is strictly no later than 1pm on Wednesday 21st September 2022
Please note short-listing may apply.
StartBright Early Learning Centres Company Ltd by Guarantee is an equal opportunities employer.

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