Early Years Educator

  • Chuckleberries Montessori & Creche
  • 28/03/2024
Full time Early Years Practitioner/Educator

Job Description

Welcome to Chuckleberries,  

Due to our recent successful recruitment drive, we are advertising for further full-time positions working with our children

At Chuckleberries, we are committed to providing a preschool service of the highest standard. We are notified to and inspected by Tusla- The Child and Family Agency. 

Trained, motivated and friendly staff are the cornerstone of our preschool.  We encourage a strong teamwork approach to help build and support our shared objectives.  Chuckleberries is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

Chuckleberries provides an excellent service for up to 150 children and aims to provide the perfect environment for children to develop their social, personal and educational skills and learn through a planned play-based/Montessori Curriculum & Pedagogy.

We provide a warm, loving, home-from-home environment, where each child is treated with respect and will develop and learn as individuals while feeling safe and secure. 

We offer a fun and energetic team environment with ongoing support for you to pursue your childcare career.

Salary depends on the qualifications and experience of the candidate. 

Roles and Responsibilities

Responsibilities

  • Promote the principles of Play with emphasis on Aistear & Siolta frameworks
  • Plan activities appropriate to the care and development of the children.
  • Promote awareness and appreciation of inclusive education
  • Develop strong relationships with parents and other team members
  • Demonstrate an enthusiastic ability to work as part of a team
  • Afterschool personnel are required to assist with homework, school runs and planning activity programs

The successful candidate must have

Experience & Qualifications

  • Be self-motivated, enthusiastic and energetic
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and be an effective communicator
  • Must be a holder of at least level 6 qualification up to level 7 bachelor’s degree in Education or Montessori Education
  • Ideally, afterschool personnel should hold a full clean driving licence for two years

Hours

Full time

Salary

€14 - €15.50 depending on qualification & Experience

Job Location

Dublin 16 & 24

Qualification Level

Minimum QQI/Fetac Level 5