Manager/ECCE Teacher

  • High Hopes Montessori Harold's Cross NS
  • 16/05/2023
Full time Manager

Job Description

Harold’s Cross NS High Hopes Montessori is an established facility offering excellence in education and a pure Montessori philosophy, with an innovative and progressive curriculum, child led and constantly evolving. We are looking for a Manager and Montessori Teacher for this September.

Start date: 23rd of August, 2023

Please note: Only candidates meeting the minimum requirements need apply.

 Please email CV, list of referees to

The Chairperson, Board of Management, Harold’s Cross NS, Clareville rd, D6w

 Closing Date 30/05/23

 Interview Date: June 7th, 2023

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Planning & delivery of the Montessori curriculum each morning.
  • Organisation of the Homework/Afterschool clubs / activities
  • Recording monthly fees, handling government funding / grants & implementation government schemes
  • Ensuring compliance with TUSLA & DES recommendations
  • Management of staff
  • Rostering staff, holiday entitlements /& staff appraisals etc.  
  • Liaising weekly with Principal and Board of Management
  • This list is not exhaustive

The successful candidate must have

  • Fetac level 7/ 8 qualification
  • At least 2 years experience in a management role in a similar setting
  • 3 years experience in a Montessori teaching role
  • Experience/ training in Aistear & Siolta Early Years Framework
  • Knowledge & understanding of HSE guidelines, Tulsa and DES inspection processes and Core Funding Model
  • Excellent leadership, time management and organisational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to adhere to school policies, procedures and work practices. The successful candidate will work in fully equipped classroom with warm and friendly atmosphere. Fluent written and spoken English required

Additional Requirements 

  • Current First Aid certificert
  • Child Protection certificate
  • Experience / training in payroll, excel & ECCE financial reporting
  • 3 References
  • Garda Vetting
  • LINC (Leadership in Inclusion) training desired and eligible for Department salary top up


8-30am - 5:30pm



Job Location

Dublin 6W

Qualification Level

Minimum QQI/Fetac Level 7