Privacy Policy

How do we collect your data?

You directly provide us with most of the data we collect. We collect data and process data when you:

  • Join as a member
  • Call us with a query or submit an email query
  • Apply for a job through our jobs board
  • Opt-in to free advertising on our Childcare Search – please note that your contact details will be included on the Childcare Search if you opt-in. Please contact us if you wish to opt-out
  • You apply for a job to work at Early Childhood Ireland
  • You register online or place and order for any of our products or services
  • You book into an event that we are running
  • You and your service participate in National Pyjama Day
  • You submit a Garda Vetting application
  • You take part in a Reference Group/Focus Group/Case Studies
  • Register as a learner or on our eLearning Platform

How do we store your data?

Your personal data is securely stored on servers in Amsterdam with the highest levels of protection and processed:

  • in the CRM (hosted by Microsoft)
  • in our online shop, hosted on our website (Amsterdam )
  • on our Jobs Board, hosted on our website (Amsterdam )
  • on our Childcare Search, hosted on our website (Amsterdam )
  • on our e-Learning platform, hosted on our website (Amsterdam )
  • locally on PC’s/encrypted laptops/servers in the ECI Office located at Hainault House, Belgard Square South, Tallaght, Dublin 24

How to contact us


Phone: 01 4057100