We are currently recruiting for an Early Years Centre Managers for our centres in the Lucan/Celbridge area. Are you dedicated to delivering the highest standards of education and care in early years? Are you confident in your knowledge of Aistear & Siolta?
Giraffe is committed to providing every child with the best introduction to education and learning in all our centres and we recognise that our Edu-care staff are our most valuable resource. We ensure that all staff have access to continuous personal development delivered by our Giraffe Training Academy.
We believe that it is only through a highly trained and motivated workforce, that we can deliver the necessary dedication and commitment from our staff to the children entrusted to our care.
What We Offer:
INVEST IN YOU
Extremely competitive salaries
Complimentary training courses (internal and external)
Appraisals and Personal Development
Dedicated Managers, Team Leads and Human Resource support
Up to 33 Annual Leave days (including public holidays and bonus holiday days)
Talent Exchange Programme (travel to other countries to experience their approach)
Supported Learning and Development
Library and resource material
REWARD YOUR LOYALTY
Appreciation & Recognition Bonuses
Prizes and Social Events
LOOK AFTER YOUR WELLBEING
Bike to Work Scheme
Childcare discounts (subject to availability)
The successful candidate will:
Have a minimum of FETAC Level 6 in childcare major award.
Build relationships with parents and staff members to ensure an excellent quality of care
Be a capable leader
Have a proven track record in supervision within a high standard childcare environment
Be a great team player
Have the ability to Manage Change
Be highly organize
Be willing to learn and open to feedback so as to grow with us
Ensure a safe, secure and healthy environment for the care, safety and welfare of the children in their care.
The successful candidate must have:
A Minimum Qualification of Fetac Level 6 in Childcare
A minimum of 2 years’ experience in the Childcare Field
A strong passion for the needs and development of the individual child
Strong communication, team building and problem solving skill
Excellent Administrative Skills
Full clean EU driver’s license and access to a vehicle would be an asset
Permanent / Full-time