- Date Listed20/09/2020
- Advertised ByPrivate
- Job TypePart-Time
First Rung Early Education is a friendly, professional preschool that uses a play-based curriculum. We are small close-knit team that has the care and welfare of the children at our core. We aim to make the preschool experience a fun and positive for all stakeholders; children, staff and parents. We are a single room service with a good outdoor space where we spend most of our time throughout the year. We run a morning and an afternoon ECCE session.
Job Title: Preschool Room Educator
To supervise, observe, plan and carry out the plans that offer opportunities to extend the children’s experiences, explorations and learning, for individuals and groups, in line with Aistear and Siolta.
To work as a key worker to a group of children.
Actively engage the children in developmentally appropriate learning activities to facilitate the potential development of each child
To promote the safety and wellbeing of the children in a clean, safe, stimulating environment.
To work within a team to plan and implement plans that are age appropriate and tailored to the children within the service.
To work in close co-operation with the other team members and manager.
To communicate effectively with children, staff and parents.
To attend staff meetings and Continual Professional Development (CPD) and other training as required.
The Successful candidate must
Have minimum level 5 in Childcare or early years education
Have more than one year’s experience
Have fluent spoken and written English
Be passionate and enjoy working with children and working towards enhancing their life experiences
Be professional with children colleagues and families of the children
Be energetic, creative, open to ideas and enthusiastic
Positions and hours
There are 3 positions available;
Position 1 is from 9 am to 1 pm, 5 days a week for term time contract terminating end of June 2021.
Position 2 is from 9 am to 1 pm, 5 days a week on a 4 month contract that may be extended if funding is approved.
Position 3 is from 1 pm to 4 pm, 5 days a week on a 4 month contract that may be extended if funding is extended.
Please apply with CV to email@example.com before 30/9/20 and state which position/s you wish to be considered for.