Early Years Educator

  • Oakview Early Years
  • 13/03/2023
Full & Part Time Early Years Practitioner/Educator

Job Description

Successful applicant will be responsible for supporting the supervisor in the day to day running of a large service comprising of a full time, part time and sessional care of children aged 4 months to 12 years.  

He/she will support the curriculum and regulatory requirements for the service.  

He/she will work as part of a team of up to two other members.  

He/she will need to have sufficient communication skill to liaise with parents of the service, outside agencies and the attached National School faculty.  

He/ She should have knowledge of the TUSLA Quality Framework and all State Funded Schemes such as the National Childcare Scheme and the ECCE Scheme.  

Knowledge of Aistear and Siolta practices are essential, and knowledge of High Scope is a distinct advantage.  

Roles and Responsibilities

Applicant will be responsible for the Care and Education of the Children within the service. 

Applicants will be responsible for the maintenance of a safe and hygienic environment. 

Applicants will assist management and room leader in the development and implementation of a holistic curriculum. 

The successful candidate must have

Qualifications Required: 

Minimum of a QQI Level 5 in Early Years is essential.  

Successful Candidate will ideally have First Aid responder training.  

Tusla Children’s first training is essential.  

Manual Handling and Fire Safety training are an advantage but can be completed upon successful application.  

Early Years Experience is preferred.   

Hours

20 Hours / 39 Hours

Job Location

Dublin City Centre

Qualification Level

Minimum QQI/Fetac Level 5