Name of Service: Little Acorns Nursery & Montessori Playschool
Address of Service: Gaelic Park, Carndonagh, Co Donegal
Position/s Vacant: Childcare Assistant
Qualifications Required: QQI Level 5 in Early Education or higher
Candidates are required to have at least 2 years experience in their given field. A full clean drivers licence is also desirable.
Hours of Work: 8.00am to 6.00pm
Closing Date of Applications: 20/12/2019
Further info and contact:
Little Acorns Nursery, Montessori & Acorns After School is one of Inishowen’s largest childcare services dedicated to the children that we care for. We have an excellent and dedicated team of 40 staff who work to the highest professional standards, delivering not just an education, but an extended family. Three vacancies have arisen for a candidate who has a genuine love of children and who can work as part of a team.
Position 1: Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm
Position 2: Three days per week 8am to 6pm
Position 3: Maternity Cover Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm
Duties & Responsibilities:
Providing Total Care for our children in Full Day Care.
Maintaining written records for each individual child as a record of their day.
Planning the daily activities of the group.
Ensuring the overall safety & well being of the children.
Deliver a quality curriculum based on the children’s emergent interests and stage of development.
Attend Training Sessions and Staff Meetings as required.
Administer Medication if and when required.
Adhere to all Policies & Procedures including Centre Health & Safety Policy.
QQI Level 5 in Early Childhood Care & Education is essential as a minimum.
2 Written References required.
Have a knowledge of the Childcare Act 1991 & Pre-School Regulations 2016.
Education & Qualification: QQI Level 5 in Early Education or higher.
Benefits of Working With Us:
First aid training, manual handling and child protection training provided.
Weekly paid non-contact administration time provided.
Dedicated staff rooms and fully funded continuous professional development training.
Little Acorns Nursery cares for children aged 12 to 24 months. Little Acorns Montessori Playschool provides a blended and child centred Montessori preschool for the children of Northern Inishowen in Donegal. Our service also provides breakfast club and after school care. Our state of the art premises includes CCTV cameras in every room including sleep rooms and gardens to promote our service’s fully transparent care of each and every child in our service.
Little Acorns Nursery, Montessori Playschool and Acorns After School has a strong vision of professional love being given to all children and staff in our service.
For further information please contact Sarah Quigley Burns: firstname.lastname@example.org