JOB VACANCY: Portlaoise Family Resource Centre seeking to hire Community Childcare Service Manager

first_img Electric Picnic organisers release statement following confirmation of new festival date Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Laois Councillor ‘amazed’ at Electric Picnic decision to apply for later date for 2021 festival Pinterest Pinterest Facebook Home Jobs JOB VACANCY: Portlaoise Family Resource Centre seeking to hire Community Childcare Service… Jobs JOB VACANCY: Portlaoise Family Resource Centre seeking to hire Community Childcare Service Manager TAGSPortlaoise Family Resource Centre Previous articleO’Connell on form as Park-Ratheniska down St Joseph’s to reach Ladies Intermediate finalNext articleLaois County Council holding Hazardous Household Waste Collection this weekend LaoisToday Reporter Twittercenter_img Electric Picnic Electric Picnic WhatsApp Bizarre situation as Ben Brennan breaks up Fianna Fáil-Fine Gael arrangement to take Graiguecullen-Portarlington vice-chair role Facebook WhatsApp SEE ALSO – Check out the dedicated jobs section on LaoisToday.ie By LaoisToday Reporter – 17th September 2020 News Portlaoise Family Resource Centre Ltd. wish to recruit a Community Childcare Service Manager. The post is full time 40 hours per week. The Community Childcare Manager will report to the Manager of Portlaoise Family Resource centre.The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the delivery of high-quality care and learning opportunities for children, based on the needs and interests of those children.They will be tasked with ensuring Policies and Procedures are followed by all staff; giving staff support and help with their development; support for daily operations; and oversight of curriculum, and program planning and documentation.The financial operations and all POBAL/PIP interactions will be managed with the support of the FRC administration staff.The successful candidate will have experience in a community setting and the ability to manage multiple tasks in a busy early childhood education environment with a high level of professionalism.The ideal candidate should have:A third level qualification in early yearsA minimum of 3 years’ experience in managing an early years’ service including leading and supervising a staff team and dealing with HR issuesExperience of delivering Family Support work in a community-based settingExperience of delivering evidence based early years programmesExcellent interpersonal and communication skillsExperience in managing budgets, accessing funding for programme work, strategic planning and policy developmentA proven track record in building strong and positive working relationships at all levels internally and externally including statutory, community and voluntary agenciesA good knowledge of Children First: National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children and TUSLA Meitheal National Practice Model and DLP experience.Flexibility, self-motivation, initiative and drive.Full, clean driving licence and be a confident driverSalary will be based on the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate.Job description and person spec available.To apply To apply please submit a current CV with a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to: [email protected] or The Manager, Portlaoise Family Resource Centre, Harpurs Lane, Portlaoise, Co Laois.Closing date for applications is Friday 2nd of October 2020 Portlaoise Family Resource Centre is an equal opportunities employer.This position is funded by TUSLA Child and Family Agency.last_img read more