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Laura’s main responsibilities are ensuring a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual education and care for children placed in the service.

Laura Walsh has been working at Togher Family Centre since 2020. She is a Early Years Supervisor. Laura holds a BA Hons in Early Years and Childhood Studies and a MA in Social Policy, both from UCC. She has 8 years’ experience with children aged from 6months to 8years. Laura has also completed training as a First Aid Responder, in Manual Handling, HACCP, Fire Safety, Children First, Children’s Rights, Aistear and Siolta and Hanen.

Relevant Qualification

MA in Social Policy (Level 9)

Other Qualifications Include:

BA Early Years and Childhood Studies ( Level 8)

Professional Development

  • First Aid Response
  • Manual Handling

  • Certificate in “Introduction to Children First”
  • Happy Talk
  • Hanen


Special Interest

Laura’s areas of special interest include compliance, policy creation and implementation. She is passionate about ensuring that the service is operating at the highest standard by complying with all necessary policy changes.

Service(s) happy to have Laura Walsh: