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Our Services & Facilities

We have the facilities and staff to run the following services:
  • Caterpillar Room
  • Ladybird Room
  • Butterfly Room
  • Busy Bees Pre-School Room
  • Busy Bears Pre-school Room
  • After School Service
  • Breakfast Club for national school children
We have a purpose built kitchen & Dining area, we also have a large covered outdoor space as well as playgrounds, and a green area. Outdoor Facility Our outdoor policy is that we incorporate the outdoors into our daily routine, in every room.Within the grounds of Clann Aire we have; Playgrounds for all our age groups, we also have a more challenging playground for the After-school children, a Tarmac area for the ride on toys, Wood chip area, outdoor mud Kitchen, hills and hollows, slides tunnels sports pitch,a covered area with a sandbox and safety matting. We are also lucky to have an all-weather pitch just across from the crèche, which we can use when we need. The children love going up to the pitch and experiencing the freedom of the vast space but being safe and secure as it's all closed in. Kitchen We have a Chef and a Housekeeper that work mainly behind the scenes, preparing lovely nutritious food for all the children. Geraldine makes all the dinners, desserts and teas for the children and accommodates any child with a dietary requirement, where possible. our Housekeeper makes the breakfast and helps out serving the dinners and teas and also does all the household duties of the service. We provide all the food that your child will eat here at Clann Aire and our menus are changed with new tastes and textures added throughout the year. Check out our menus in the food area... Opening Hours We are open Monday-Friday 8:00am-6:00pm with the following exceptions; We are closed:
  • Bank Holidays
  • The second week of August for our annual summer holidays
  • For Christmas we close the day before Christmas eve and re-open the day after New Year’s day. (This can be subject to change depending when Christmas is falling) see website for holiday listings.
Our Crèche service is open for 50 weeks of the year. Our Pre-School service is open for 38 weeks of the year Childcare for Pre-School and National School children during school holidays is available but they must be Pre- Booked in.to book email afterschoolroom@gamil.com Policies and Procedures
  • Mission Statement
  • Admissions Policy
  • Settling in Policy
  • Equal Opportunity and Diversity policy
  • Positive behaviour management Policy
  • Child Protection Policy
  • Childhood Illness and Contagious diseases
  • Medicine Policy
  • Healthy Eating Policy
  • Policy on Oral pain relief for teething babies and younger children
Túsla We have an un-announced inspections by Tusla annually -  The Child and Family Agency is responsible for inspecting pre-schools, play groups, nurserys, crèches, day-care and similar services which cater for children aged 0-6, under the Child Care (Pre-School Services) Regulations 2006