Apply: Panel of Afterschools Workers

Westmeath Community Development is in the process of creating a panel of Afterschool Childcare workers to work in our Athlone afterschools from September 2017 -June 2018.

It is expected that the relief panel will be called on for 60 hours per week, across our 6 services, and the relief childcare workers will work 2-3 hours per day, and 2-3 days per week. 


  • Must have training in childcare, Minimum QQI Level 5.
  • Must be highly motivated, and comfortable in leading activities and groups.
  • At least 2 years experience of working with children.
  • Must be flexible and available to work at short notice at any of our Athlone Afterschool’s.
  • Must have access to a car.
  • Trained in Children First guidelines
  • Good communication Skills
  • Good team worker
  • Must be able to work of own initiative

Applications by CV can be sent to:-

Sinead Casey
Afterschool’s Manager
Westmeath Community Development
Business Development Centre
Parnell Square

or by email to

Enquiries can be made to Sinead at 0906494555 or by email to

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