We are always on the look out for talented people to join the ClapHandies team.
Check below for details of our current vacancies.

Birthday Party Leaders (Weekend work)

REALPARTYKIDSx, the big brother of ClapHandies (except obviously not bossy, annoying or troublesome like real big brothers), offers awesome parties for primary school age children in our venues in Dundrum Town Centre, Malahide Castle and in children's homes.

We are looking for enthusiastic team members to join us. Extensive training will be provided and candidates can earn €9.75 - €10.25 per hour.

Are you available to work Saturdays and Sundays until the end of June and from September onwards? If your answer is yes then we would love to hear from you!

Our team members must:

  • Love spending time with young children (4 to 11 year olds) and enjoy hanging out with this age group
  • Be patient, caring and kind - working with children can be tough work but can be very rewarding
  • Be reliable, professional and have a strong customer service ethos - our customers (both the children and their parents) are the centre of our world, we want them to have the best day of their lives!
  • Be available to work most Saturdays and Sundays

Candidates who have own transport may be offered home party work, but otherwise own car is not a requirement.

We appreciate that many of our applicants are studying so we can offer schedule flexibility for the right candidates!

Are you ready to join us? To apply please send your CV to

Become a ClapHandies Community Leader and play for free:

Would you like to come to ClapHandies PlayLabs for free? We are looking for mums or dads or minders to keep us updated with what's going on in your local community, to help us keep our social media content relevant about local events etc. and to help us spread the word about how much fun the PlayLabs are.

In exchange for a free PlayLab pass we are looking for you to spend a couple of hours each month working with us.

Email to hear more.

PlayLab Leader

ClapHandies has been running baby and toddler PlayLabs for the past 10 years in over 25 venues across Dublin. We are proud of our reputation as a quality and trustworthy brand who has a great relationship with our ClapHandies families!

We are so excited about a new opportunity we have to join our team! We are looking for a bubbly, enthusiastic PlayLab Leader to run classes throughout Dublin. Flexible hours means parents could work around school or pre school commitments, doing between 1 to 3 classes per day. Starting in June or September with training May / June.

Our PlayLab Leaders love working with families, in particular wobblers and toddlers, they come from different backgrounds – Montessori graduates, Early Child Care training, drama etc. You don’t have to have children to be a PlayLab Leader but you must be energetic, fun and friendly and of course be able to hold a tune!

Our team members must:

  • Have a strong singing voice;
  • Training/qualification/deep understanding of early childhood development;
  • Love spending time with young children and their parents/carers;
  • Be patient, caring and kind;
  • Be reliable, professional and have a strong customer service ethos;
  • Be available to work Monday-Friday.
  • Experience working with young children - parenting counts of course!!;
  • FETAC Level 5 qualification in childcare or early childhood learning;
  • Full driving licence and access to a car.

This permanent part-time position offers flexibility for the right candidate. Our PlayLabs take place in the mornings but we may have other opportunities depending on the Leader’s availability. Extensive training will be provided!

Do you think you have what it takes to join our team? Email your up-to-date CV to


Fun, creative weekly classes for babies, wobblers & toddlers. A great way to spend quality time with your little one.

Baby Massage

A wonderful experience shared between you and your baby. For parents and caregivers. 6 weeks to 9 months.