Early Years Educator

  • Play Together Childcare Services Ltd
  • 28/07/2020
Full & Part Time Early Years Practitioner/Educator

Job Description

Play Together Childcare in Carlow seeks motivated, enthusiastic and talented staff to join our team. We are seeking applicants for a number of positions including full and part-time educators, AIM support and relief staff. Minimum qualification is level 5 in Childcare, however higher qualifications will be advantageous. If you are interested in joining a dynamic and expanding childcare service, then don't delay and send in your CV today!

Roles and Responsibilities

Providing good quality, holistic care and education of children from 12 months up.

Short and medium term planning based on the child's emerging interests under the frameworks of Aistear and Siolta. Implementation and documentation of plans. 

Communicating with parents around the development of their child. Working closely with other staff members to ensure the best possible childcare experience for children and families. 

Initiative to come up with new ideas and communicate these to other staff and management

Excellent cleaning and infection control skills, maintain a good standard of hygiene.

The successful candidate must have

A love and passion for working with young children

Good initiative to work on your own but also good team work skills

Reliable, flexible, hard-working and trustworthy 

Good organisational skills

Childcare qualifications from level 5 up

Experience is good but not necessary

Children First training

First Aid/Manual Handling and any other relevant training is a bonus

Hours

15-40 hours

Salary

negotiable depending on position, qualifications and experience

Qualification Level

Minimum Fetac Level 5