Our Staff

Joan O Connor
Manager
BA in Montessori Education
Postgraduate training in the areas of:
– Picture Exchange Communication (PECS)
– Derbyshire Language Scheme
– DIR Floortime
– LAMH Sign Language Level 1 and 2
– Children’s First Child Protection Training
– Behaviour Management Training
– SCERTS Training
– First Aid Training


Leona Kilcommons
Assistant Manager
BA in Early Childhood Studies and Practice
Certificate In Montessori Education 3-6 Years
Fetac Level 5 Caring for Children with Special Needs
Fetac Level 5 Childcare Studies
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– DIR Floortime
– LAMH Sign Language Level 1 and 2
– Handwriting without Tears Training
– First Aid Training
– Behaviour Management Training


Nora Ward
Tutor
BA in Social Care
Diploma in Montessori Education
Fetac level 5 in Childcare Studies
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– Derbyshire Language Scheme
– DIR Floortime
– Children’s First Child Protection Training
– First Aid Training


Ciara MacAlinney
Tutor
Masters of Education in Early Intervention
BA in Early Childhood Care and Education
Fetac Level 5 in Childcare Studies
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– DIR Floortime
– Children’s First Child Protection Training
– Emergency-Medical-Technician Irish Red Cross
– LAMH sign Language Level 1 and 2
– Derbyshire Language Scheme


Mark O’Brien
Tutor
BA in Children’s Studies
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– Children’s First Training
– Manual Handling Certificate
– HACCP Food Safety Training


Fionnuala Callanan
Tutor
Fetac Level 7 in Childcare Studies
QQI Level 6 Special Needs Assistant
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– First Aid Training


Ailish Forde
Tutor
QQI Level 6 Higher Cert in Early Childhood Care and Education
Special Needs Assisting QQI Level 5
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– MAPA Training
– First Aid Training


Chloe Kileen
Tutor
Masters in Applied Behaviour Analysis
Higher Diploma in Psychology
BA in Applied Social Studies
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– Children’s First Training
– First Aid Training


Nicola Murray
Tutor
BA in Early Childhood Care and Education
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– Equality, Inclusion and Diversity Character Training
– LAMH Sign Language Level 1 and 2
– First Aid Training


Anne Marie Reynolds
Tutor
Masters of Education
Bachelor of Arts
Fetac Level 6 Early Childhood Care and Education
Postgraduate Training in the areas of:
– Children’s First Training
– First Aid Training