Member Deals

We now have a wide range of products and services available to our members. These offers have been designed to reduce our member’s business costs, provide key activities for pre-school children and in some cases also offer extra value for staff and their families.

Deal 1: Insurance for Childcare Services

Allianz & Kidd

Provider
Allianz and Kidd Insurances

Product
Insurance for Childcare Services

Discount
Up to 30% discount on market rates

Benefits  
The most comprehensive product at the best price

How to Get that discount   
Contact:
Kidd Insurances and quote your membership number.
(01) 207 9400

or

eciqueries@kiddinsurances.ie

Deal 2: Motor Insurance & House Hold Insurance

Kidd Web

Provider

Kidd Insurances

Product
Motor Insurance
House Hold Insurance

Discount

Competitive Motor Insurance that covers using the car for business
Up to 30% discount for New House Insurance Quotes

Benefits  
Household Policy can cover running a business from your home while ensuring that the correct cover is in place

How to Get that discount   
Contact: Rosalynde O’Carroll: 01-2079461 or ros@kidds.ie.

Deal 3: Three Member Tariff

Three Web

Provider
Three

 

Product
Exclusive Member Tariff

 

Discount

Benefits
Range of smartphones for free

 

How to Get that discount

Contact:

01 687 6099 or email sales@threegovstaff.com

Deal 4: Energia Exclusive Member Tariff

Energia Web

 
Provider
Energia
 
Product
2 months FREE on your business energy bills
  
Benefits
Join 60,000 happy Irish businesses and start saving today
 
How to Get that discount
Call 1850 300 700 or click here: https://www.energia.ie/business/get-a-quote

Deal 5: Membership of ReCreate

Recreate Web

Provider
ReCreate

 

Product
Membership of Ireland’s newest creative re-use project. ReCreate is a social enterprise making art materials and educational supplies accessible and affordable to every sector of the community for all kinds of creative purposes.

 

Discount
New Members of Recreate will receive 15 months for the price of 12 in September 2018.

30-minute free creative consultation to the first 50 ECI members who take out a new membership before 31st October 2018.

Existing ReCreate members can avail of a 10% discount when renewing their Membership for 2019 before 31st December 2018.

 

Benefits  
Join the Recreate Warehouse of wonders and open up a world  of creativity and fun for  your staff and the children in your service.

 

How to join
Call Kevin in ReCreate:
(01) 456 8798 and quote your membership number.

Deal 6: Dublin Zoo Early Years Programmes

Dublin Zoo

 

Provider: Dublin Zoo

Product: Dublin Zoo Early Years Programme 2018

ECI members can avail of discounts on their three fantastic programmes for early years learners which support the Aistear Curriculum Framework:

All programmes booked includes free child entry to Dublin Zoo!

 

1. Dinosaur Explorer
This exciting hands-on programme helps early learners expand on their knowledge of dinosaurs by meeting with Stan, our life size replica T-rex fossil. Role-play is a key component of this session as little learners work in teams of palaeontologists to uncover fossils of dinosaurs. This session supports the Aistear strands ‘Exploring and Thinking’ and ‘Communicating’.

Duration – 50 minutes – suitable for children up to 5 years.

This programme takes place in Zoorassic World for groups of up to 20 children at a special preschool price of €8 per child, (Early Childhood Ireland members are charged €7 per child when quoting your ECI membership number) one adult goes free with every three children.

2. Farmtastic Food
This interactive programme helps young children make the connection between their food and the farm. This module focuses on the strand of ‘Wellbeing’ from the Aistear curriculum and allows young children to understand more about where the milk for their breakfast or the eggs for their meal times come from. The session begins with educational props and stories in the Farmhouse followed by a farm tour on Family Farm. Classes may have an opportunity to watch the farmer milk the cows or gather vegetables to feed the animals.

Duration – 1 hour – suitable for children up to 5 years.

This programme takes place in Family Farm for groups of up to 22 children at a special preschool price of €8 per child. Early Childhood Ireland members are charged €7 per child when quoting your ECI membership number – one adult goes free with every three children.

 

3. Winter Woollies 
This session supports children in understanding where their warm clothes come from. This session explores sheep’s wool and how it is made into woolly jumpers, socks and hats.

This is an active and fun-filled programme where tactile activities take place in a practical learning environment in the Farmhouse. The session also includes a tour of Family Farm where children get to meet the sheep that produce our wool. This session supports the Aistear strand ‘Exploring and Thinking’.

Duration – 1 hour – suitable for children up to 5 years.

Early Childhood Ireland members are charged €7 per child when quoting your ECI membership number- one adult goes free with every three children.

 

Please note: all programmes booked includes free child entry to Dublin Zoo. Programmes can only be booked during the academic calendar.

Booking in advance is essential. For information & bookings call: (01) 4748932 or email: education@dublinzoo.ie.

Deal 7: The Body Shop

Provider
The Body Shop

Discount
10% off purchases at all Republic of Ireland stores on production of your ECI membership card.

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