Childcare Manager

  • Herbertstown Community Childcare
  • V35WY80
  • 02/07/2024
Full time Manager

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To take day to day responsibility for children and staff
  • To lead ECCE Scheme provision for pre-schoolers
  • To ensure high standards of care at the centre, Ability to lead a team.
  • Attend meetings and undertake training as required
  • Revise policies and procedures as required
  • Adhere to Child Protection Policy of the service and report any concerns
    · Manage a budget and maintain accounts
  • Maintain all records as required by governing bodies
  • Represent the service during Inspections
  • Network with appropriate statutory and voluntary agencies

Roles and Responsibilities

  • To develop ongoing positive relationships with parents
  • To co-ordinate recruitment, induction, appraisal and training requirements for staff
  • Maintain strict confidentiality, any breach of confidentiality about children or their families will constitute gross misconduct
  • Perform any other reasonable duties that may be assigned from time to time

The successful candidate must have

Person Specifications

Minimum QQI Level 7

Minimum 5 years work experience within the childcare setting, with two

years experience in management. 

Good Communication and Relating Skills with children, staff and parent

Comprehensive knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations

Closing date for application is 12th of July 5pm.


Full Time

Job Location

Herbertstown Co Limerick

Qualification Level

Minimum QQI/Fetac Level 7