Early Years Educator

The Park Academy
Tullyvale, Cherrywood
Dublin , DUBLIN 18

Job Start Date
From €11 To €11.50
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full-Time Permanent
No Travel Required

Job Description


Do you want to join and progressive and dynamic creche group? One that will support and develop your career aspirations? One that offers training and development?

If so we are looking for enthusiastic Fetac Level 5 Childcare qualified candidates (childcare qualification does not have to be from Ireland)

As well as offering a starting salary of €23,000 our training programme for new starters is progressive and engaging, we pride ourselves on delivering the best internal and external training.

We have crèches in South Dublin (Cabinteely, Cherrywood, Sandyford and Booterstown) and North Wicklow (Greystones and Bray).

We are recruiting at all levels, whether you are interested in working with babies or toddlers or pre-school and afterschool, we would love to hear from you.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to work with children of all ages from babies to pre and after school children. Crèche opening hours are from 7.30am to 6.30pm and shifts are up to 8 hours in duration.

This position will be based in our Bunnies room in our Cherrywood center.

A FETAC Level 5 in Childcare or an equivalent qualification is required.

Duties include the following;

To ensure the provision of a quality service to children and parents
To liaise with parents/guardians of the children and keep them informed of their children’s day.
To work as part of a team and liaise with other team members & team leaders
To report all areas of concern to the team leader/manager
To co-operate with The Park Academy health board inspections.
To come up with new ideas and activities to encourage learning with the children
To participate in themed days within the crèche when needed.

The Park Academy benefits include;

Team of quarter award
Regular performance reviews
Uniform Subsidy
21 days paid annual leave per year
Employee referral Bonus €350 for person referring candidate and €150 for person referred
Salary increases based on length of service
Paid sick days after 12 months of service
Access to discounted health insurance
Regular social nights out/Summer Barbecue/Christmas party
Educational Assistance programme
Employee Assistance programme
Employee of month award
Members of “Great place to work”
Free Parking (location dependent)

Job Requirements
A Fetac Level 5 in Childcare or equivalent qualification in Childcare.
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