Early Years Educator

  • New Horizons Montessori School
  • 25/03/2024
Part time Early Years Practitioner/Educator

Job Description

We are a small highly respected Montessori School based in Swords. Established over 20 years ago we cater for 16 children in one large classroom with 2 highly experienced teachers. We are looking for another team member to join our team to assist across the classroom and to support the needs of a child with Aim Support.

Roles and Responsibilities

To work as part of a team delivering the highest standard of care and education in line with Aistear and Siolta guidelines. In particular, the role involves:

  • Supporting the inclusion of your key child into the daily activities of New Horizons within the AIM Support Framework - both individually and within groups.
  • Assisting with the observations of your key child on a regular basis to provide relevant information for planning for the child’s needs.
  • Working cooperatively with other team members to provide a stimulating, caring and nurturing environment.
  • Reporting to the Montessori Teacher within New Horizons Montessori School
  • Assisting in maintaining all regulatory paperwork where necessary.

The successful candidate must have

The ideal candidate will have;

  • Minimum Fetac Level 5 in Early Childhood Education
  • A passion for working with children in a Montessori environment
  • Previous experience working with young children
  • Fluent English and good communication skills

Applicants must also supply character references and be prepared to complete a Garda vetting form.


15 hours per week - 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. during term time.


Competitive salary will be offered

Job Location

Rivervalley, Swords, Co. Dublin

Qualification Level

Minimum QQI/Fetac Level 5