Our Team

At Fonthill Lodge, we understand that our team is our most valuable asset. We have a very low turn over of staff and much of our team has been with us for 10 years or more! All of our staff are fully qualified in childcare, are Garda vetted and references are rigoursly checked before recruitment. We have a team of almost 70 staff including Montessori teachers, Childcare professionals (Level 7 to Level 5), drivers, cooks and cleaners. All staff are trained in paedeatric First Aid and Haccp food safety.

You will find our team to be friendly, professional, knowledgeable and highly motivated. Above all, they all have a great love for children and what they do and this can be felt throughout our creches. They strive everyday to provide a safe, warm, loving and stimulating environment for your child to develop, play and learn.



We are always accepting CVs from qualified Childcare professionals. We have fulltime and part time vacancies arise in all locations from time to time. Fetac Level 5 (Childcare) is a minimum requirement for all our centres. We are also interested in hearing from people who have experience with children and have a full clean drivers licence to drive children to and from school. A childcare qualification is not a requirement for this role.

Permanent, Full-Time vacancy for a Pre-school or Montessori teacher. Level 7+ in Early Years education with 3 years experience a distinct advantage. Level 6 may also be considered.

All applicants should posses the following: 

  • Major Childcare award (minimum Fetac Level 5). Except for afterschool only roles.
  • Valid First Aid certificate (or be willing to acquire one, as we have just completed in house training.)
  • Passion for children and their care, development and education.
  • Team Player with excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work on your own initiative.
  • Knowledge of Childcare regulations and best practices, including Aistear & Siolta.
  • Strong work ethic and a mature disposition.
  • Organisational skills and ability to run a room / environment that caters for the interests of all children.
  • Be willing to be Garda Vetted by us & have at least 2 written references which will be verified by us.

Apply now by sending your CV and cover letter to jlynch@fonthilldaycare.ie

I worked here myself for a short time in two of their crèches Clondalkin & Lucan & can honestly say it's the nicest crèche Ive worked in the only place Ive worked where I would leave my own child. The girls in Clondalkin are great it's like a home from home for all the kiddies they are lovely & the Lucan girls also lovely with the children and a great homey feel in both places! Would defo recommend them to anyone who asks me & have done. Laura Mackey