Childcare Practitioner

  • Ashling Nursery & Montessori school
  • Tallaght
  • 08/05/2023
Full & Part Time Early Years Practitioner/Educator

Job Description

Description of Role: 

Looking for a Childcare Practitioner to join our team! 

Roles and Responsibilities

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To work across a range of age groups 
  • Be flexible in your approach to the working environment and the requirements of the service.
  • Guide, observe, stimulate, and supervise children in a safe and caring environment as part of the childcare team.
  • To provide a safe environment where children can access play opportunities.
  • Work in close co-operation with the manager and the other team members.
  • If required, act as a key worker to specified children.
  • Ensure the safety, security, and wellbeing of all children in your care.
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of an age-appropriate stimulating programme of activities that will enhance the child’s natural growth and development.
  • Ensure all quality and safety standards are maintained at all times.

Participate in quality improvement initiatives

The successful candidate must have


  • Minimum QQI Level 5 in Early Childhood Care and Education or equivalent. 
  • A certificate in First Aid and Children First (Child Protection) training would be an advantage.
  • Excellent communication skills to document learning and maintain all relevant records.
    • Fluent English is essential.





Job Location

Tallaght village

Qualification Level

Minimum QQI/Fetac Level 5