Deputy Assistant Manager/Early Years Educator and AIMS Support

  • KIlminchy School House
  • 01/08/2023
Full time Assistant Manager Early Years Specialists

Job Description

KILMINCHY SCHOOL HOUSE & LITTLE STARS MONTESSORI SCHOOL are seeking applications for the following positions: 

  • Deputy Manager (Maternity Cover)
  • Early Years Educator
  • AIM Early Years Educators for both schools



Roles and Responsibilities


As Deputy Manager/Early Years Teacher of the service, the successful candidate will be required to work in partnership with the general manager to ensure the efficient day-to-day running of the Service.

Role of Deputy Manager:

  • Administrative, organisational and computer skills essential
  • confidence in communicating with staff, parents and inspection bodies
  • knowledge of all legislation pertaining to Pre School/School Aged Care
  • Knowledge of funding models NCS & CCSP
  • Knowledge of inspection processes for Tusla & Pobal 
  • Maintenance of children and staff records in line with Tusla & Pobal requirements

Role as Early Years Teacher:

  • Lead and work alongside two other teachers teaching a room of 20 preschool children
  • Minimum level 7 in Early Childhood Care & Education or similar. (Experienced Level 6  with Management experience may apply.)
  • Confidence in communicating with staff and parents
  • An understanding of children's development
  • Be a team player
  • Documenting children's observations and learning journey
  • Knowledge of curriculum planning in line with Aistear and Síolta


  • Minimum Level 7/8 Early Years Qualification

HOURS: 42 

COMPETITIVE SALARY-34-36k upwards dependent on qualifications and experience. 

Role of Aim Support :

KILMINCHY SCHOOL HOUSE & LITTLE STARS MONTESSORI SCHOOL are also seeking AIM Early Years Educators for both schools.

Part-time position: 15 - 17.5 hours per week am or pm session - End of August- Term Time Contract . There may also be 30 hr weekly contracts. 


Minimum QQI Level 5 (with experience).  

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Montessori training an advantage

The successful candidate must have

AIM Support - QQI Level 5 (minimum) with experience.

Deputy Manager - QQI Level 7 (Experienced Level 6  with Management experience may apply.)





Deputy Manager 34-38 K upwards (depending on experience and qualifications)

Job Location


Qualification Level

Minimum QQI/Fetac Level 5, Minimum QQI/Fetac Level 7