Childcare Development

Community Employment Scheme – Childcare Training and Employment Programme

The aim of the programme is to provide the participant with training and work experience in the childcare field. You can achieve FETAC Level 5 Early Childhood Care & Education qualification as well as other associated childcare training courses. There is no charge for these courses and the participant will be supported and mentored throughout the duration of training and work experience. The participant will work at a childcare centre for 19.5 hours per week and may be eligible to remain on the programme for 3 years. To be eligible for this programme you must meet the following Dept. Social Protection criteria – Be age 25yrs+ and be in receipt of a social welfare payment for 1 year or more.

Office No: 051 582086

Susie Power 085 189 5958

Patsy Hennessy 086 232 8481