Being a childcare business owner comes with challenges day to day. You have to handle a lot of challenges including, selling, financing, managing and growing the business with little or no staff.  The tricky part is you have to do this while trying to provide a safe and nurturing environment for children, as well as making your childcare business a success by working on and in it!!

We’re sure that some of the information you find in this section will help you with some of those challenges.

Are you looking for new childcare staff?

Are you looking for new childcare staff?
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For the first time, there are over 100,000 children in free childcare

Demand for crèches: For the first time, there are over 100,000 children in free childcare
 
This represents an increase of almost 50% in a year, and comes before Zappone brings her plans before the Dáil next week.
 

THE MINISTER FOR Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone is confirming that the numbers in the […]

40 New Childcare Jobs Announced – Apply Now

Over 40 new jobs have been created on our jobs website this month already. They are all listed below. To see more information click on the job below or visit www.childcarefinder.ie/jobs
 

Pre school teacher required – Dublin 13
Childcare Professionals / Montessori Teacher – Malahide
Childcare Professionals / Montessori Teacher – Clontarf
Childcare Professionals / Montessori […]

URGENT NOTICE TO CHILDCARE WORKERS who have qualified in recent years.

URGENT NOTICE TO CHILDCARE WORKERS who have qualified in recent years.
This has just been posted on the Departments website which allows for a bursary of up to €750 if you’ve completed your studies in the last 4 years.
Applications close at 5pm on the 17th Jan 2017 which is just 5 […]

Our 2016 Website Stats – Don’t miss out on being found online in 2017

Here at ChildcareFinder.ie we help 100’s of childcare providers reach 1,000’s of parents who are looking for childcare every month. Last year we had over 170,000 searches for childcare on our website and connected 1000’s of parents with childcare providers in their area!
For less than €3 per week you can make 2017 the […]

Childcare providers face ‘major challenge’ putting Budget 2017 plans in place

Childcare providers say they need extra money to make the Government’s childcare schemes work.

Professionals are meeting today to discuss the two new plans announced in the budget, which they say will increase their administration and salary costs.

The first involves the payment of a means-tested subsidy directly to childcare providers who […]