The ELC and SAC sector is a fast progressing industry, and there has never been a better time to enter the childcare profession. Childcare Practitioners in the childcare sector can seek employment opportunities in a wide variety of jobs in Crèches, Preschools, Naíonrai, After-school facilities or can become a self-employed childminder.
Ballivor Community Childcare is the lead sponsor of a dedicated Community Employment Scheme for unemployed people who wish to pursue a career in childcare. Suitable candidates will be offered a three year place on a Community Employment Scheme where they will be given “on the job” work experience and will part-take in training to achieve a FETAC Level 5 in Childcare.
Hours: 19.5 working hours per week
Training: Training funded by the Department of Social Protection
Eligibility: People of 21 yrs or over who are receiving social welfare payments for 1 year or more, and people of 18 years or over in receipt of disability-related payments.