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AIM Support Assistant P/T for Pre-School

  • Stepping Stones Childcare
  • Ref: #JOB-2198426
  • Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland
  • No of positions: 1
  • Paid Position
  • 25 hours per week
  • Dependent On Experience
  • Published On: 13 Oct 2021
  • Closing On: 10 Nov 2021
Stepping Stones Childcare & Pre-School in Tralee is seeking to recruit an AIM Support Assistant to join our Pre-School team.  They will work under the supervision of the Pre-School Manager, Inclusion Co-ordinator and Pre-School Room Leader. The successful candidate should have experience of dealing with children with additional needs and have a caring and calm manner.

Duties & Responsibilities
1) To assist the child to integrate as fully as possible into pre-school life
2) To work on a one to one basis with the child when needed
3) Cleaning, tidying and storage of equipment and toys after use
4) Maintain room and equipment to ensure the health and safety the children at all times
5) Ensure a good standard of hygiene
6) Support children's development - emotional, social, physical and cognitive by carrying out appropriate activities
7)  Attend meetings and undergo training as required
8) Maintain strict confidentiality
9) Comply with all regulatory standards as set by Tusla, DES and Stepping Stones Childcare & Pre-School

1) Minimum QQI Level 5 childcare qualification.
2) Experience working with children with additional   needs
3) Can work as part of a team 
4)  Must be in a position to obtain Garda Vetting
5) Must supply two written references
6) Current First Aid Certificate
7) Training in Child Protection


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