NPC recruitment

NPC seeks to recruit an Early Years Services Manager

To oversee and lead the NPC Early Years services, ensuring the delivery of quality services which meet the needs of parents, supporting children in the early year’s sector.

This role will broadly incorporate the following: 

  • To develop a new but allied structure within NPC to represent the voice of parents in the early year’s sector
  • Play an active role in contributing to the overall objectives of NPC both in planning and implementation
  • To represent the parent’ voice to external stakeholders, specifically the Department of Children and Youth Affairs
  • Be responsible for developing the Council’s Early Years programmes, including: Early Years Training and Development programme & Early Years Helpline
  • To develop and co-ordinate the NPC Early Years training programme in schools
  • Ensure there are sufficient trained facilitators available to deliver the NPC Early Years training programmes nationwide.
  • To be responsible for the supervision and management of staff within the NPC services, ensuring that the services are always of high quality.
  • Preparation & management of data.
  • Preparation of financial reports and budget submission  for areas of responsibility
  • Engage with third parties to represent the interests of NPC, including suppliers, clients, members of the public, media, contractors, government and non-government agencies and bodies, ensuring professional communications at all times
  • Ensure all policies, procedures and regulatory requirements are fully adhered to in area of responsibility
  • Consistently and regularly review work practices and methodologies within own area of responsibility and apply improvements and efficiencies wherever possible
  • Continuously develop knowledge and skills to ensure a high level of technical competence within own area of responsibility
  • Share learning & knowledge with other members of staff
  • Other duties that may be assigned from time to time

For information on the salary, hours of work, experience required etc please download the details of the role