Mobile and Relief Childcare - Longford Women's Link

By: Longford Women's Link  05/12/2011
Keywords: childcare

Providers of on-site childcare for all your events and Providers of Relief Childcare Staffing Solutions in order to help crèches meet staff/child ratios during unavoidable staff absences. On-site Childcare Catkins on the Move, Mobile Childcare Solutions aims to Remove Barriers to Participation for parents by providing childcare solutions that are:  - Short Term - High Quality - Flexible This is achieved through an on-site Crèche.

Who is it for?  This services is open to all, for events such as

  • Training
  • Community events
  • Weddings
  • Conferences
  • Family events
  • Corporate events
  • AGMs/Committee Meetings
  • Any other event you can think of!

How does it work?  If you are organising an event.. we can

  • transform an area into a suitable crèche environment
  • Provide professional qualified staff (garda vetted)
  • Fill your children's day with fun, stories and activities
..if you can provide
  • A suitable room
  • Venue, date and time!
  • Your requirements and number of children

Advantages for Parents:  Imagine being able to go to training, an event/conference …

  • Withoutthe worry of childcare for the day/week?
  • Not having to drive across town to drop off and pick up your child
  • Being close to your child if there is any difficulties

Training Services,  Do you wish to increase attendance?   This may be possible if you can provide a childcare service at your event.  Did you know that lack of childcare facilities can affect people’s decision to attendevents?

 We offer discounts for community based groups and training organisations.Relief Childcare Staffing Solutions

Catkins on the Move provides a Relief Childcare Staffing Service in order to cover for staff absences, planned or unplanned in the childcare environment.

   Why might I need the service?  Have you ever worried you may not meet your ratios due to staff being absent for whatever reason? There are various circumstances that you would come across during the year such as
  • Unforeseen illness
  • Annual leave
  • Hospital/dentist appointment
  • Very busy times
  • One off events such as staff training
  • Maternity leave
 Catkins on the Move is the solution to this problem.Do you have qualified staff available?  We have a panel of staff that we have carefully selected and interviewed. All of the staff on our panel hold childcare qualifications and have Garda Clearance.   Our staff are qualified, experienced and dedicated to childcare.  We will also supply you with a copy of the relief staff qualifications and Garda vetting for your records. How much notice do you need to give?  Obviously the more notice there is the better. Ideally at least 24 hours notice would suffice, however unforeseen absences can be immediate, so we will do our best to provide the cover you require.  What are the advantages?  You have peace of mind knowing there is a flexible service to ensure you meet your child/staff ratios with qualified and Garda vetted staff.  We offer you the advantage of reducing your administration, as we invoice you.  You also do not have to worry about making a commitment to us – i.e. we come to you as you need us.  Customer Testimonial -  In our experience Catkins on the Move is a valuable reliable service that provide qualified experienced and friendly staff at short notice.Catkins On the Move have provided us with replacement staff to cover illness, holiday time etc with the minimum of notice given to them. When working with Catkins On the Move you are never short staffed or concerned about the staff not having the relevant qualifications or garda vetting. We have found Catkins On the Move a very reliable service who work in a very professional manner.Margaret Glancy, Childcare Manager, St Mary’s Childcare Campus, Edgeworthstown, Co Longford 

Keywords: childcare

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