Assistant Manager- Trim Community Childcare

  • Full Time
  • Trim

Website Crann Support Group Trim Community Childcare GLC

Crann Support Group

Position Summary:

Trim Community Childcare CLG/ Coiscéimeanna are seeking a dynamic, creative and engaging individual who enjoys working with children aged 3 mths – 13 years, for their Childcare Service.

The Assistant Manager will be responsible for developing, managing and evaluating the childcare program  for approximately  150-200 children that supports and enhances  the children’s development, social-emotional learning and academics.

Position Information:

Job Title:         Assistant Manager

Location:         Trim Community Childcare, The Maudlins, Trim, Co. Meath

Reporting to: The Manager of Trim Community Childcare.

Contract:         Permanent

Hours:            Full Time (39 hours)

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Manager of Trim Community Childcare the Assistant Manager will be responsible for the overall program management.  The Assistant Manager will:

In partnership with the Manager, develop an engaging program that will be creative and innovative for children
Support staff in providing supervision and activities appropriate to child’s age and development
Ensure implementation of high-quality programs that are responsive to children and families
Gather all required program data and provide reporting as necessary
Foster self-esteem, problem solving and conflict resolution skills
Create an atmosphere of safety, belonging and positive development for each child
Provide positive role-modelling for sessional staff and volunteers
Plan and lead age appropriate programs using a team approach
Be self-motivated and enthusiastic in carrying out the duties

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

Suitable candidates should hold a minimum of a QQI Level 6 in Early Years; however a BA in Early Childhood Studies is desirable.
A valid First Aid Certificate is essential.
A minimum of 3 years’ experience in childcare essential.
Excellent working knowledge and experience of working to the Childcare Regulations essential.
Excellent oral and written communication skills

Applicants wishing to apply for the above role should send a Covering Letter and a CV to:

Ref:  Assistant Manager  Trim Community Childcare.

The HR Department

The Crann Support Group CLG

The Maudlins, Trim, Co. Meath

Or email:

Closing date for applicants: 12pm,  Wednesday,14th September 2022

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