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Jobs: Childcare Practitioner

Job Title Company Salary Ref. Status
Childcare Practitioner First Steps Creche Negotiable GCC00273 Full Time
Location: First Steps Creche, Glenamaddy, Co. Galway
Date Added: Tuesday, July 06, 2021
Start Date for Job: To be confirmed
Closing Date for Applications: Wednesday, September 01, 2021

Job Details

Job Description:
First Steps Creche have been providing a first-class Childcare Service to the community of Glenamaddy and surrounding areas for many years which caters for children age 4 months up. Our service offers full day care along with Preschool (ECCE) and After-school care.

We pride ourselves on all aspects of the service we deliver, while continuously adapting to facilitate the ever-changing needs of our growing community.


- Meeting the individual needs of your key children

- Plan for the children’s learning and development through observing their skills and interests

- Use the services preferred methods of Aistear and Siolta (Blending other methods is also encouraged as long as the requirements for Aistear and Siolta are met)

- Curriculum planning

- Observations

- Other relevant paperwork

- Housekeeping


- Must have a minimum of FETAC/QQI level 5 in Childcare

- Experience preferred but not essential

- Must have a genuine love for children

- A working knowledge of Aistear and Siolta

- Flexibility with regards to changes in the service as we change to suit the needs of our service

- Team player- There is no ‘I’ in team

- Professionalism- Although we do boast a friendly home from home approach, a high level of professionalism is always expected

Job Type: Full Time

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €10.00-€14.00 per hour
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Galway Childcare Committee
9b, Liosban Retail Centre,
Tuam Road,
Galway H91 Y6D2, Ireland H91 Y6D2

Tel.: 091 752 039
Email: mail@galwaychildcare.com
Registered Charity Number: 20047535

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