Catkins on the Move (COTM) has a dual purpose combining 2 services,
- A mobile professional childcare service.
- A childcare facility staff relief service.
- The mobile professional childcare service end of the business can set up a professional childcare facility in a room/s provided by the customer. The room/s will be assessed and equipped taking into consideration the age of the children that will be catered for, it will be registered with Tusla, meeting all preschool regulations.
- When the childcare service is open, to the children, it is supplied with state of the art equipment, highly motivated, qualified, professional staff and up to date curricula that has been specifically designed for the occasion. The room will meet all current health and safety standards ensuring the safest environments for the children in our care.
The mobile childcare service is a nationwide service. It is used to facilitate conferences and meetings. Training and Education seminars can have a greater attendance when childcare is provided. Childcare provided at weddings ensures a great day for all concerned.
The childcare staff relief service operates like a temping agency for childcare facilities. COTM can provide, early education workers, early education assistants, school age childcare workers, school age childcare assistants, crèche cooks, administration assistants and even childcare managers. Many facilities use COTM for cover short term staff sickness, long term staff sickness, term time staff cover, maternity leave or whilst waiting for new staff Garda Vetting to come through.