The Early Years Inspectorate has today published a guidance document designed specifically for Early Years Services (pre-school and school age) operating fully or mostly outdoors. You can access the document here: https://www.tusla.ie/…/elearning-webinars…/resources/
South Kerry Job’s Fair
Thursday 2nd March 2023, 1030am – 1.30pm, The Great Southern Hotel, Killarney, Co Kerry
Press Release – Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth
February 21, 2023 Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Roderic O’ Gorman, today announced the appointment of a Programme Board to oversee the design and implementation planning phase for a dedicated State Agency for Early Learning and Care (ELC) and School-Age Childcare (SAC) in Ireland. Click here for […]
Up To Date Information on Covid 19
Early Years Providers & Childminders For all up to date information on Covid 19 and Procedures and Tips you may find useful please follow this link to the First 5 website where information is updated on a regular basis. You can also access the Preschool at Home Hub here, this […]
NEW – Local Jobs Board for Kerry
Local Jobs Board for Kerry We have added Jobs Board on our website so if you are interested in adding a vacancy to the board or you would like to apply for a current vacancy please click here for more detail.
New Resources for Childminders
New Resources for Childminders A new Childminding Information Pack has been developed by the Childminding Development Officer team, it contains the most up to date information relevant to the childminding sector. The CMDO team have also published a poster ‘Infection Control Poster’ for Childminders. The Poster is available on the […]
Funding & Reopening Plan
Funding Information & Reopening Information is available here The First 5 site has all current and new information available.
Is your Early Years’ Service a Registered Charity?
Is your Early Years’ Service compliant with the Charities Governance Code?
Free CPD E-Learning Courses
If anyone is intrested we have found some courses which are being run online for free. We are not encouraging anyone to do anything they do not wish to or recommending one above another. We are sharing some ideas of courses you may ne interested in, so if you have […]
Workforce Development Plan
The consultation events aim to explore solutions to improve the quality of services Book here Specific issues for discussion at the local events will include: attracting and retaining a diverse workforce ensuring availability and accessibility of provision making services more affordable and sustainable moving towards a graduate–led workforce in […]