Sherpa Kids Ireland | Before, After School & Holiday Programmes


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School Aged Childcare Coordinator

Sherpa Kids South Dublin (D6,6W,14,16) – Ballinteer, CO. Dublin

Programme Coordinator Sherpa Kids South Dublin (D6,6W,14,16) – Ballinteer, CO. Dublin

Job description

Main responsibilities: Effective coordination of the day-to-day running of the Sherpa Kids Afterschool Care Programme; making certain that all children attending receive optimal care at all times, with a focus on a safe and secure environment delivered through a structured, fun, well balanced programme.

  • Creating and coordinating creative activities
  • Providing high quality childcare to school aged children.
  • Booking management (system based) with support
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel.
    · Developing relationship with parents and other stakeholders ie: School Secretaries, Caretakers, Principals etc.
  • Ensuring a safe, secure and fun environment for all children in our care.
  • Ensuring full compliance in all areas of operations

General working hours: 1.30pm – 6.30pm Monday – Friday onsite and additional non-contact time from home, for planning/administration.

We offer:
– Full supported induction training.
– Career progression opportunities
– Continuous training and development.
– Friendly and supportive working environment.
– Enjoy where you work!

Key Requirements:

– Child related qualification such as teaching background or Children’s Services Qualifications – Minimum Fetac Level 5 in Childcare

– First Aid (We can arrange if needs renewal)

– Friendly, approachable, enthusiastic, caring

– Good communicator

– Proficient in Microsoft Office

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €14.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Performance bonus


  • Company events
  • Employee discount
  • Free or subsidised travel


  • 34 hours per week
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:

Common surfaces are sanitised regularly

Location: Ballinteer, CO. Dublin


  • Childcare: 1 year (preferred)

Join the team at Sherpa Kids with an exciting career.

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