Afterschool Maternity Position

  • St. Michael's Preschool and Afterschool Service
  • 01/06/2023
Temporary Contract Other

Job Description

After-school Childcare Practitioner Required   Part Time (17 hours per week) Maternity Position.

Starting September - February - March 2024.

Roles and Responsibilities

St. Michael’s Pre-school /After-school is part of St. Michael’s National School (a designated DEIS school), located in Ballyfermot. We are seeking a School Aged Childcare practitioner to join our highly motivated and professional team. The role will include working with school aged children (between the ages of 4 and 12) from 1pm-4pm, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday and 12pm-4pm Wednesday and Friday.

The successful candidate must have

  • Candidates should have experience working with afterschool children.
  • Candidates should be enthusiastic in the provision of the highest quality care and educational opportunities to children.
  • Previous experience and a positive approach to inclusive practice, with children, colleagues, parents/carers is required.
  • First Aid/Child Protection Training is desirable.
  • Experience of working with school-aged children is also desirable.
  • Candidates must be flexible and demonstrate a commitment to working with children.
  • Position is subject to Garda Vetting.

Please apply by submitting your CV and Cover Letter to Ailsa Whelan

Closing Date for Applications is 12 pm on Thursday 15th June 2023. Short listing will apply.


17 hours per week

Job Location

Dublin 10

Qualification Level

None Specified