Newsletter 19-12-2016

Newletter 19-12-2016

 

 

Dear Colleagues,

Here is our usual weekly roundup of deadlines and information for you. This will be our last bulletin for 2016 – please see below.

UPCOMING DEADLINES

31 December, 2016 – Minimum qualification

All staff working in a childcare centre directly with children from 1 January 2017 must have a full, DCYA recognised, level 5 early childhood care and education qualification or equivalent, or a signed grandfather declaration. Students on placement and CE childcare workers in training are exempt from this, but cannot be counted towards adult:child ratios.

 

31 December, 2016 – Early Years Capital (EYC) 2016 Spend Report

If you received funding under this scheme, you must submit your spend report before 31 December 2016. The report is submitted via PIP. Guidelines on how to complete the report can be found here. If you do not submit the report before 31 December, you will not receive your final payment of 10%.

20 January 2017 – CCS Appeals

The CCS appeals process will close on this date.

JOB VACANCIES IN WESTMEATH

Childcare Service

Positions Available

Contact Information

Apply before

Rathganny

Childcare Worker required for busy Crèche in Multyfarnham.
Minimum FETAC Level 6 Required.

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Start January 2017

Bluebells Montessori

 

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23th December 2016

La Sona

part-time with progression to full time and maternity cover 

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FOR YOUR INFORMATION

Christmas closure

The offices will be closed  Thursday 22nd December and will reopen on Tuesday 3rd January.

 

From everyone here, Manager and staff, we would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and look forward to working with you all again in 2017.

 

Kind regards

Westmeath County Childcare Committee