Childcare Assistant

Job description

Cottontails Private Childcare is hiring! We offer child-focused care for children from 3 months to compulsory school age. We are based in a rural environment and are a family run day nursery. We are currently seeking part time Nursery Assistant..


  • Ensuring routines are followed on a daily basis, including assisting with children's daily routine, sensory play, outdoor play, arts & crafts, music & movement.
  • Ensuring children are stimulated in a creative & positive environment using the equipment & resources at your disposal.
  • Ensuring all policies & procedures are followed and all relevant forms from and for parents/carers are collected and completed daily as necessary.
  • Dealing with queries from parents / carers and forwarding any issues to room leader / management as required. Conducting general cleaning duties of the premises as required.

Skills and Qualifications

Essential Skills

  • Working towards or qualified in CACHE / QCF Level 2/3 in Children's Care Learning & Development.
  • Must be over 18 years old due to legal reason.

Desirable Skills

  • Ideally you will have recent knowledge and practical experience of working with children in a voluntary or workplace capacity.

Further Information

Work time: 8am-5:15pm

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Job Sector
Childcare and Social Work
Co Down
To be confirmed.
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