Programme Support Intern Required

The Childhood Development Initiative (CDI) is looking to recruit an intern to support the Programme Manager. CDI is a non-profit organisation working to transform the lives of children and families in Tallaght West and Ireland by supporting, promoting and enhancing high quality, evidence-based services. Principal Duties and Responsibilities ·    Support data entry, analyse assessment data […]


Request for Tenders for Researcher on Homelessness in South Dublin

The Childhood Development Initiative (CDI) in partnership with The South Dublin Children and Young People’s Services Committee (CYPSC) seek to commission a researcher to explore the needs and priorities of children, young people and parents who are experiencing homelessness, and to develop appropriate responses. CDI invites expressions of interest from individual researchers, research organisations and […]


Launch of the “Research and Evaluation in Community, Health and Social Settings” (Routledge, 2018) publication

The launch of the publication took place in the Davenport Hotel on 19th June.  The publication, edited by Suzanne Guerin, Sinead McNally and Noirin Hayes, explores the various stages, many challenges and exciting potential of undertaking high quality research and evaluations in non-institutional settings.  It offers insights, learning and tips for those commissioning research and […]


Launch of “Research and Evaluation in Community, Health and Social Care Settings”

CDI are delighted to announce the launch of Research and Evaluation in Community, Health and Social Care Settings  on Tuesday, 19th June 2018.  This publication explores the various stages, many challenges and exciting potential of undertaking high quality research and evaluations in non- institutional settings. It offers insights, learning and tips for those commissioning research […]


Researcher Required

The Childhood Development Initiative (CDI) is looking to host an experienced researcher via funding through Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships. In order to secure funding, the experienced researcher must develop a proposal with the host for the September 12th deadline 2018. Company Description CDI is a non-profit organisation working to transform the lives of children and […]


Speech and Language Therapists Required

Under the Government’s Area Based Childhood Programme (ABC), the Childhood Development Initiative (CDI) are recruiting a Staff Grade Speech and Language Therapist and a Senior Speech and Language Therapist (Maternity Cover) to support the development and implementation of CDI’s work to improve outcomes for children. The Childhood Development Initiative is an equal opportunities employer.  For full […]


General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most important change in data privacy regulation in 20 years.  In order for us to comply with GDPR requirement and to continue to keep you up to date with our work and events here in CDI, we ask you to opt in by clicking here and filling out a […]


RP Summer Courses for Teachers 2018

Our RP Summer Courses for Teachers 2018 are now open for booking.  We are delighted to have Summer Courses running in venues as far part as Sligo and Carrigtwohill, for details click here. We are also offering one Training of RP Trainers For Schools Course, you can access information about it here.


Ante-Natal to Three Initiative (ATTI) Speed Networking Event

CDI’s Ante Natal to Three Initiative (ATTI) is delighted to invite you to a Speed Networking Event An overview of the development of the Tallaght Infant Mental Health Network; A presentation by a Public Health Nurse on strengthening attachment; Speed networking for all agencies working with families and children in Tallaght across the antenatal to […]


Administrator Required

Under the Government’s Area Based Childhood Programme (ABC), the Childhood Development Initiative (CDI) are recruiting an Administrator to support the development and implementation of CDI’s work to improve outcomes for children. The Childhood Development Initiative is an equal opportunities employer.  For full details of the position please click here and for an Application Form, please […]