Childcare Vacancies in Kildare

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13th June 2024: STATEMENT FROM THE DCEDIY REGARDING 'TEMPORARY ARRANGEMENTS FOR STUDENTS DURING THE SUMMER PERIOD 2024'
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Toadhall Childcare - Early Years Educator 

LOCATION: Kildare Town

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

Early Years Educator:

Kildare Town We are currently seeking a full-time Early childhood educator to join our team.

Toadhall Childcare thrives to give children the best start possible by having a lower ratio of 1 educator to 7 children in an ECCE room.

This provides educators with the opportunity to teach, engage , and enjoy their role whilst providing meaningful activities and positive interactions.

Job Type: Full-time Pay: €13.65-€16.28 per hour Expected hours: 35 per week Schedule: Monday to Friday Minimum level qualification: FETAC/QQI Level 5 (preferred)

Expected start date: 26/08/2024

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

Permanent 35hrs per week.

HOW TO APPLY: Sineadchall@hotmail.com

CLOSING DATE: 16/08/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Paid CPD. Christmas bonus. Non contact hours.

 

 

Play and Learn Childcare and Education - Early Years Educator 

LOCATION: Newbridge, Co. Kildare

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

A minimum QQI level 5 in Early Years qualification or equivalent Level 7 or 8 QQI qualification an advantage and will recieve top end of our pay-scale salary

A genuine love and interest for working with children Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

An ability to work as part of a team An ability to work in partnership with parents and other educators within the centre to create a home from home environment.

The ideal candidate must already reside in Ireland, preferably around the Kildare area.

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

Full time permanent

HOW TO APPLY: Newbridge@playandlearn.ie

CLOSING DATE: 23/08/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Competitive salary Opportunites for Carerr progression Parking on site Employee Wellness programme which includes 24/7 access to financial & legal advisors/ counsellors Social club High quality early years environment where staff are valued and rewarded for their invaluable role within the service.

 

 

Ryevale Montessori & Day Care - Early Years Educator 

LOCATION: 22 Ryevale Lawns , Leixlip , Co .Kildare

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

Ryevale Montessori & Day Care is a family based creche located in Leixlip, Co Kildare. We are recruiting qualified and experienced Early Years Educators to join our team.

Requirements,

• Min QQI 6 Early Childhood Care & Education

• Candidates must have experience in running an ECCE program and a full day care program.

• Candidates must be caring and enthusiastic for working with young children,

• Candidates should have good communication skills, fluent English and be willing to work as part of a team.

• Candidates must submit a cover letter and two written references.

• Candidates must be willing to take part in CPD training.

• Garda Vetting will be carried out. Job Type • 39 hours a week

• Weekly roster

• Full time, permanent

• Ongoing training provided.

• Sick leave ·

• Salary based on qualification and experience. · Expected start date: August 2024

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

Permanent Position

HOW TO APPLY:If you like more information on this position, please contact Carol at ca_wrd @yahoo.ie.

CLOSING DATE: 24/08/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Sick leave , CPD

 

 

 

First Steps - Early Years Educator 

LOCATION: Naas Co Kildare 

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

The successful candidate should have:

• Early Childhood Care and Education qualification minimum Level 5, additional qualifications desirable.

• Knowledge of working with the Aistear-Siolta practice guide Curriculum Framework

• Good communication skills - Fluency in both spoken & written English

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

33 hours per week

HOW TO APPLY: By email to firststeps800@gmail.com

CLOSING DATE: 19/07/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Attractive terms and conditions

 

 

Shining Stars Academy - Early Years Educator

LOCATION: Athy Co Kildare 

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

We are looking for new Early Years Educators to join our team.

Minimum requirements: -Level 6 or above in Childcare. - Children First Certificate.

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

Permanent 40 hours per week

HOW TO APPLY: To apply please send an email to shiningstarsacademyglebelands@gmail.com

CLOSING DATE: 01/08/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: As a valued member of our team you would also have the following benefits: - Access to savings scheme - Paid Continuous Professional Development - Hot dinner and afternoon snack provided - Extra day Annual Leave for birthday after 1 years service. - Paid uniforms - Free car parking - Pension opportunities - Social nights/team bonding nights - Christmas bonus - Medical insurance to be offered in the near future.

 

 

Early Scholars Learning- Childcare Afterschool Practitioner 

LOCATION: Athgarvan & Ballyshannon

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

Athgarvan branch:

• Position 1 -Full time 35 hours, Mon-Fri •

Position 2 - Part time, 15-20 hours, Mon-Fri with afternoon playgroup Ballyshannon branch:

• Sessional position, 15 – 20 hours weekly in our School Age Program over the 38 week school term

4 Benefits: • Excellent renumeration package • Time in lieu provided for all out of hours training • Paid CPD and training including Level 6 and degree programs (subject to a minimum period of employment)

• At Early Scholars we emphasise the importance of work-life balance and provide a range of benefits including a variety of shift options Requirements:

• Garda vetting will be processed • 2 signed references • Some experience preferred, training offered. • Minimum QQI Level 5 essential – proof of certificate is required • Further training provided including First Aid, Manual Handing and Fire Safety.

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

Permanent

HOW TO APPLY: Email to aliearlyscholarslearning@gmail.com or phone Ali on 086 2225274

CLOSING DATE: 27/08/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Non contact hours, free car parking, employee childcare places, paid CPD, Christmas bonus, well-being day

 

 

Jane's Tree Top Montessori - Early Years Educator - AIM contract

LOCATION: Ballyoulster Celbridge

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

We are looking for an enthusiastic and caring Early Years Educator to join our afternoon session Minimum of QQI Level 5 in ECCE required as well as an appropriate visa to work in Ireland.

The candidate must also have excellent English.

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

Temporary contract 1 academic year Hours - 12 to 3.30 pm Monday to Friday. term time

HOW TO APPLY: Email CV to janereeves172@gmail.com CV MUST INCLUDE A PHONE NUMBER

CLOSING DATE: 26/07/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: This role includes paid CPD, end of year bonus and free car parking

 

 

Early Days - Manager

LOCATION: Clane, Co Kildare

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

The role of the Manager will be to provide the highest standards of professional leadership and management and will also be responsible for the day to day running of the creche.

The Manager will ensure that the welfare of children using the service is paramount and that the needs of children are met.

The ideal candidate will:

Be committed to supporting children’s rights with a firm understanding of child welfare and protection

Have knowledge and understanding of the childcare sector and associated regulatory requirements

Be HETAC Level 7 or higher in Early Childhood Care and Education Have a track record of professional development in a childcare setting Have childcare and management experience

Have an understanding of financial management in line with sector requirements

Be proficient in the use of technology including computer-based reporting systems (PIP, Hive , child path advantages etc.) An understanding of implementing Aistear & Siolta

Have excellent communication and people management skills developed in a creche environment Possess strong planning and organisational development skills

Summary of Post - Early Days creche Centre is a private early years’ service for children aged 1 year to . The service caters for up to children and provides additional supports for families/parents. The Manager's primary role is to support & manage a large staff team, to oversee and implement a quality early childhood programme that promotes the development of the child supported by Aistear, the early childhood curriculum framework and Siolta, the Quality framework. Key Areas of Responsibility: Delivery of a quality, high standard, care and education service for children and their families, ensuring that best practices, policies and procedures are followed Administrative & financial responsibilities attached to the running of the service Manage, lead and support a team including Early Year education workers, , catering staff, etc Support and build relationships with parents/families

A recognised Early Years qualification (Level 7 or above) with extensive early years’ experience Managerial experience re the operational requirements for the running of an early years’ service ie, staff development, admin/finance, policies & procedures, ntal needs Good communication and interpersonal skills High level of motivation, personal maturity and flexibility required Work remotely No Job Types: Full-time, Permanent Pay: €38,500.00-€41,000.00 per year Benefits: Additional leave Childcare Company events On-site parking Schedule: 8 hour shift Day shift Monday to Friday

Education: Bachelor's (preferred) Work Location: In person Expected start date: 24/06/2024

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

40 hours per week.

HOW TO APPLY: email earlydaysclane@gmail.com

CLOSING DATE: 28/06/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Additional annual leave. free car park, paid CPD,

 

 

Busy Bee’s - Afterschool Teacher

LOCATION: Ardclough, Co Kildare

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

Assist another staff member with afterschool care

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

20 hours per week.

HOW TO APPLY: email aoifebusybee@gmail.com

CLOSING DATE: 01/08/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Free parking, Pay increments

 

 

Acorn Creche - Term time Prechool Teacher in ECCE Room

LOCATION: Osberstown, Naas, Co Kildare

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

Level 6 in Childcare

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

15/30 hours per week.

HOW TO APPLY: email cv to acorncreche@gmail.com

CLOSING DATE: 28/07/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Acorn Creche are hiring two preschools teachers for our ECCE only rooms We are a creche who has a love for the outdoors, so we seek a staff member who also enjoys the outdoors.

We have a vast outdoors area including a gazebo, all weather pitch and forest.

We are looking for two staff members who are kind, caring and have a love for childcare. The staff should work well on their own initiative, be good at planning and time management. There will be one member of staff with 10 children in each setting. The candidate must have a minimum level 6 Childcare qualification as recognised by the DCEDIY. Candidates need to be already residing in Ireland or have accommodation confirmed. We are hiring for ECCE room. Back to back classes 8.30am to 11.30am and 12.00pm to 3.00pm or One session 9.30am to 12.30pm .

Our curriculum is the playbased emergent curriculum . The role will be a 15 or 30 hours ECCE, term time only. The wages are paid on a monthly and the hourly rate of pay is from €14.50 depending on qualification and experience. Please email your CV to acorncreche@gmail.com Candidates need to residing in Ireland. All interviews are in person , W91EC80 Job Type: Part-time Pay: €14.50-€16.00 per hour Expected hours: 15 – 30 per week

 

 

Acorn Creche - Childcare Practitioner

LOCATION: Osberstown, Naas, Co Kildare

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

Level 5 in Childcare

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

40 hours per week.

HOW TO APPLY: email cv to acorncreche@gmail.com

CLOSING DATE:14/07/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Acorn Creche are hiring two Early Years Educator. We are hiring in our Toddler room and our full day preschool room. We are a creche who has a love for the outdoors, so we seek a staff member who also enjoys the outdoors.

We have a vast outdoors area including a gazebo, all weather pitch and forest. We are looking for two staff members who are kind, caring and have a love for childcare.

The staff members should work well on their own initiative, be good at planning and time management.

The staff member must have a minimum level 6 Childcare qualification as recognised by the DCEDIY. Candidates need to be already residing in Ireland or have accommodation confirmed.

Our Toddler Room: There will be two staff members caring for 10 children. Our Preschool Room: There will be 3 staff members working with 20 children term time and 2 staff members with 16 children non term time. Our curriculum is the playbased emergent curriculum . We use tablets and an App called Lillio to communicate with parents about their children’s day. The role will be a 40 hours per week. The shifts are on a rolling, weekly, basis, alternating between and an early then a late shift. The creche opens between 7.30am and 6.30pm. The wages are paid monthly and the hourly rate of pay is from €14.50 to €16.00. Please email your CV to acorncreche@gmail.com Candidates must already be residing in Ireland or have accomodation secured. All interviews are in person , W91EC80

 

 

Kildare Village Little Stars - Room leader/ Early Years Practitioner

LOCATION: Kildare Town/Tully Road

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

Our service is looking to have an experienced educator join our team.

The successful candidate should have: a minimum level 6 FETAC Qualification or higher in Early Years care and education.

DCEDIY approval of Qualifications will also be considered.

An understanding of Aistear, Siolta, Children's First, Inclusion and Equality in the early years is also a requirement.

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

This is a permanent position, with a minimum of 35 hours per week to a maximum of 40 hours per week.

HOW TO APPLY: Please email your CV to Stephanie at kildarevillage.littlestars@gmail.com or call 045 531820

CLOSING DATE: 27/07/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Kildare Village Little Stars strives to support our educators as best as possible, by providing regular non contact hours to complete curriculum planning. We also provide a Sparkle Bonus for educators.

 

 

Kidz@Play Maynooth - Early Years Educator

LOCATION: 14/15 The Grove Newtown Hall Maynooth, Co Kildare. 

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

Early Years Educator required to join our highly qualified and experienced team for maternity cover with possibility to extend contract.

Flexible hours. Minimum of Level 5 in Early Years Education is required Candidates with level 6, 7 or 8 also welcome.

Salary based on experience and in line with ERO.

Experience desired but not essential

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

Maternity Cover with possibility to extend contract. Flexible hours- Minimum of 20 hours per week

HOW TO APPLY: Please email your CV to us at maynooth@kidzatplay.ie

CLOSING DATE: 28/06/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: Non- Contact Hours Free Car parking Discounted Employee childcare places Closed at Christmas for 2 weeks ( in line with schools)

 

 

Kildare Village Little Stars - Early Years Practitioner/Room Leader

LOCATION: Kildare Town

JOB DESCRIPTION / MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*

FETAC Level 6 Early Years Qualification

TEMPORARY / PERMANENT & HOURS PER WEEK:

Permanent Position/Minimum 35hrs a week/Maximum 40hrs a week

HOW TO APPLY: Please email your CV to Stephanie - kildarevillage.littlestars@gmail.com

CLOSING DATE: 28/06/2024

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/ BENEFITS: We offer a Sparkle Bonus € - Every 3 months/weekly rostered - Non contact hours - An increase in pay after a probationary period - Continuous supervision- Christmas + bonus