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•Cocoon Childcare was founded in 2003 we are the second largest childcare operator in Ireland and have become a well known and established brand in the childcare sector. We operate 14 modern purpose-built childcare facilities caring for c. 1500 children.

•At Cocoon we give parents peace of mind knowing their child is safe, loved and of course having fun whilst growing, developing & learning in our nurturing environment.

•Just as each child grows and develops so do we. We constantly re- evaluate our service to ensure that we offer parents and children a standard that is second to none. This is a commitment we take very seriously and has been our focus while growing from a single, family run crèche, to where we are today.

All of our staff undergo a rigorous recruitment process and have been chosen because of their qualifications, experience and also their vocation for childcare.

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Job description

We are currently looking for level 5 or 6 childcare practitioners to join our  Cocoon team.

What we look for in a team member:

A childcare qualification is a prerequisite for this position. We also look for certain key qualities when choosing our staff.  Our team are the key to our success as we work hard to meet the needs of our parents and their children for whom we care. They are dedicated individuals who are driven by the enjoyment and satisfaction gained from caring for children.

–         Qualification in Childcare Minimum of Fetac Level 5 ( in Childcare)

–         Good communication and leadership skills

–         Warm, caring personality

–         Good rapport with adults and children alike

–         A ‘can-do’ attitude

–         A good sense of team spirit

–         An enthusiastic attitude

–         Genuine Love for Children

What we can offer you:

–         A great salary 

–         Ongoing staff training

–         Opportunities for career development

–         An active staff social programme

–         Subsidised VHI group scheme

If you think that you fulfil the above requirements and are interested in applying then forward your C.V. to our HR department to arrange an interview. 

Organisation details

Event participation(s)

10 October 2023
Career opportunities in Hospitality and Childcare
Participating: Online & Onsite
23 February 2023
Irish Recruitment Day in Seville
Participating: Online
17 November 2022
Irish Recruitment Day in Spain
Participating: Online & Onsite
Participating: Online
Participating: Online
25 October 2018
Participating: Online & Onsite