Best Crèche GroupBest Crèche Group
Best Crèche GroupBest Crèche Group

National Agenda

« Back to News

The Association of Childhood Professionals is meeting with Minister Reilly on 05 November. Below is the meeting agenda, based on public consultation with their followers.

  • Increased investment - Unsustainability
    • pay and conditions
    • ever increasing demands re administration
    • part time/seasonal worker status
    • support staff (SNAs, ratio cover)
    • commercial rates
  • Prompt payment for services delivered
  • Garda Vetting
  • Inequality of Early Years Sector/Worker: Professional Recognition within the continuum of Care & Education Framework
  • Client eligibility for schemes: Eligibility established externally by appropriate agencies
  • Inspection system
  • Registration - cost and details
  • Vilification in the media
  • Listening to the sector