Crèche Manager – Maternity Leave Cover

The Rainbow Castle is looking for a Crèche Manager to cover maternity leave. Childcare qualification level 8 and experience in a similar role are essential.

The role will begin in Early February to include an overlapping period with the current manager and is for a minimum of 6 months.

The Rainbow Castle is looking for someone who is caring, patient, has good communication  and enjoys working with children.

Some of the roles and responsibilities will include:

  • An ability to organise, make good decisions, to communicate, to problem solve and to delegate.
  • A responsibility for ensuring that the crèche runs in compliance with all regulatory requirements and the policies and procedures of the crèche.
  • An ability to oversee the daily running of the crèche.
  • Ensuring any reporting requirements are monitored, maintained and completed on time.
  • Develop a positive, warm and open professional relationship with families, children and fellow educators.
  • Ensuring rosters and staffing of the crèche are well organised.
  • If needed to be able to cover in rooms.

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have good computer skills.
  • Be highly organised.
  • Have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Have knowledge of NCS/ Better Start/ AIM/ TUSLA and childcare regulations.

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