Danesfort Childcare Facility

Danesfort Childcare Facility is currently recruiting full-time for an Early Years Graduate Lead in our Community Childcare Service.

Roles and Responsibilities;

  • Providing a high standard of care to all children.
  • Communicating with and arranging activities for children in your care.
  • Familiar with Aistear & Siolta Frameworks.
  • Meeting and greeting parents.
  • Ensuring compliance with Danesfort Childcare’s Policies and Procedures.
  • Reporting directly to the Manager and Assistant Managers.

The successful candidate must have;

  • A minimum Level 7/8 in Childcare and Education for the Graduate Lead Role, with 3 years experience (preferably level 8)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience within a childcare setting.
  • Be able to co-ordinate & implement our care & education program.
  • Be a team player.
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Fluent English speaker.

Upskilling & training provided in employment.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €16.50-€17.50 per hour


  • Company events
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay
  • Schedule:
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends
  • Overtime

Ability to commute/relocate:

Father Campion Place, Danesfort, CO. Kilkenny R95: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


Advanced/Higher Certificate (preferred)

Reference ID: RL1

We are also hiring for relief staff(minimum level 5) required.

Please send your CV to the Manager – Aoife Dunne.

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