Gloria has a degree in Early Childhood Studies from UCC and has been working in childcare for four years. Gloria is responsible for the care, development and holistic needs of the children in her key worker group. She is also active in the implementation of the High Scope Method of Education within the room. Gloria has been working in Oakview Village Childcare since September 2016
Katie began working in Oakview in October 2017. After a successful year in the preschool, Katie decided to return to study and now works on a part time basis within our Afterschool programme. She has successfully completed an Honours Degree in Social Care and has a keen interest in child development. Katie ensures that the children’s holistic needs are met each day, in conjunction with the High Scope model of curriculum
Fiona Joined the OVC team in Jan 2019 bringing with her two years of experience and a wealth of knowledge in the field. Fiona has successfully completed her BA Degree (ORD) Level 7 in Youth & Community Work Practice in the Institute of Technology Tralee as well as QQI Level 5 Certificate in Childcare. Fiona I based in the Afterschool two room and is responsible for the care and holistic need of the children in her class.
Child Protection Officers: Clódagh Moynihan and Joelene Wallace
Health and Safety Officer: Clódagh Moynihan
First Aid Officers: Joelene Wallace and Gloria Keane
All of our staff receives regular training in High Scope, First Aid, Fire Safety, HACCP, Food Safety Procedures and Manual Handling.