Ballyfermot, Dublin 10, Dublin
St. Michael’s Pre-School and After-School Service
St. Michael’s Preschool and After-school Service is located in St. Michael’s National School (a designated DEIS school) located in Ballyfermot.
We offer a sessional pre-school service each morning, Mon-Fri for children aged from 2 years 8 months to school going age.
We also offer an after-school service each afternoon for children from Junior Infants- 6th class who attend St. Michael’s National school.
We are at present recruiting for the following position:
Early Years Practitioner (Full Time- Term Time Position)
Hours: Mon- Friday 8.30am- 4pm (35 hours)
Applicants must have:
Minimum Level 7 qualification in Early Childhood Care and Education or equivalent.
Excellent interpersonal skills and professional approach to Early Childhood Education and Care.
Training/knowledge of High scope, Aistear & Siolta desirable.
At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
Experience of working with school aged children as well as pre-school aged children.
Excellent organisational skills.
Current First Aid Qualification.
Experience of dealing with challenging behaviours and special needs.
An up to date manual handling certificate is desirable.
Computer skills- knowledge of word is essential and knowledge of publisher is desirable.
A child centred approach to working with children.
Familiarity with pre-school regulations.
Closing Date for Applications is 1 pm on Wednesday 26th February 2020. Short listing will apply.
St. Michael’s Preschool and afterschool service is an equal opportunity employer.
Permanent / Full-time