Position: Supervisor

Department: Blossom Grove

Nora’s role is to work in partnership with other Supervisors of the room to ensure all children’s needs are met and that the best outcome for each individual child is met.

Nora Mehigan has been working at Togher Family Centre since 1998. She is a Supervisor in Blossom Grove at Togher Family Centre. Nora has a QQI Level 6 in Early Childhood studies, a Cache Level 3 in High/Scope and a Certificate in I.P.P.A which promotes a holistic, child centred, needs driven approach. She has played a vital role in projects during her time at Togher Family Centre, these include, setting up and running preschools in Togher Primary school and organisation of a street party to celebrate Togher Family Centre’s 50 years of service to the community.

Relevant Qualification

Early Childhood Studies (Level 6)

Other Qualifications Include:

  • Early Childhood Studies (Level 5)
  • IPPA
  • HighScope Cache (Level 3)

Checklist Training

  • Manual Handling
  • Fire Training
  • First Aid Responder
  • Children First
  • CFR Community – Salbutamol
  • CFR Community – Epi Pen

Additional Training

  • Aistear and Síolta
  • Domestic Violence
  • Meitheal
  • Violence against Adults

Special Interest

Nora is passionate about passing on her knowledge gathered during her extensive career and enjoys mentoring and supporting her fellow staff members.

1A Glentrasna Drive

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1A Glentrasna Drive, on the northside of Cork City, houses our Glentrasna Early Years service and a branch of Togher Contact Centre.

Tús an Bhothair

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Our Tús an Bhothair Early Years service is located on the grounds of Togher boys primary school with its own entrance via the church car park.

Cur Le Chéile

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Our Cur Le Chéile Eary Years Service is located on the grounds of Togher Girls Primary School.

Togher Family Support

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Togher Counselling Service

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Togher Contact Centre

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