Career Opportunities

Qualifications Required:

Recognised Childcare certificate Minimum QQI level 5 & some work experience necessary.

Lead Educators must hold a degree in Early Years Education and Care or equivalent.

Email to apply and for more information.

Person Specification:

  • Have a genuine passion for Early Years Education.
  • Fluent written and spoken English.
  • Good flexibility to stay longer hours, if necessary, communication skills and teamwork.
  • Approachable and friendly personality.
  • Commitment to child & quality led childcare and Early Years Education practice.
  • Ability to maintain high levels of confidentiality.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Ability to recognize and contribute to team support & positive staff morale.

Current Vacancies

Student Placement Opportunities

Students studying for an accredited Early Years Education or Montessori qualification are welcome to apply for work experience placements within our facility. Students should contact the Manager of their local centre to discuss necessary requirements.

Students will be expected to adhere to all KangaKare plicies and procedures while on work placement.

Email to apply and for more information.

"Kangakare is a fantastic place to work. The staff were friendly, welcoming and always willing to help and lend a hand in any situation. The management were encouraging and afforded me endless opportunities to expand my knowledge and education with courses and cpd hours. Adequate non-contact hours were given to complete any documentation necessary. A very approachable management team who really listened and value their staff. I had a very positive experience during my time working for Kangakare". 
Past Staff Member

 Staff Benefits

We offer:

A competitive salary 

Continued Professional Development and paid training


Discounted staff childcare

Progression opportunities

Employee Assistance Programme 



At KangaKare, we believe in recognising your hard work and dedication. Some staff benefits include:


Refer and Earn

If you refer someone to join the team, when they get hired you will receive a reward


Celebrate Your Years of Service

As your years of service increase, so do your holiday benefits.


Employee of the Month

Each month we highlight one exceptional team member who has gone above and beyond in their role.