HighScope Ireland Membership

Membership of HighScope Ireland entitles you to:

  • Access to a professional organisation with ongoing professional development opportunities.
  • International links with HighScope institutes around the world.
  • Networking, lobbying and influencing opportunities on an all-Ireland basis.
  • Copies of the Early Years newsletter.
  • Yearly updates on HighScope research and news.
  • Special membership rates for HighScope publications, DVDs and training materials.
  • Access to the exclusive member login area of our website.
  • Access to our HighScope Accreditation scheme for playgroups and daycares.

As a HighScope Ireland member you will also become a member of the anchor organisation, Early Years – the organisation for young children. Benefits include:

  • The opportunity for PEEP/ECCE groups to avail of our Early Years Specialist Support Service.
  • Preferential rates or discounts with a number of companies, including discount on banking transaction fees with Northern Bank (subject to availability; geographical restrictions may apply).
  • Access to friendly, practical and accessible information, advice and publications.
  • Full access to Early Years' Information and Resource Centre and a members' discount on publications, DVDs and training materials.
  • Opportunities to attend specialist training courses, delivered by experienced tutors, to develop skills in your setting and community. Training opportunities range from one-day events to year-long implementation courses.
  • Generous discounts and preferential booking for all Early Years-run events.
  • Opportunities to influence the future direction of Early Years and the early years sector by being eligible to vote at the annual Early Years conference and AGM.
  • Access to a strong lobbying organisation with the aim of influencing policy on behalf of young children and their families.
  • Receiving a copy of our annual report.
  • Copies of the Early Years newsletter throughout the year giving up to date information on developments in childcare practice and HighScope.
  • Access to support at a local level for our Branch network in Northern Ireland.
  • The option of having details of your setting made available to parents seeking childcare. This may include access via an online search.

For the Individual / Organisational Membership Form 2014-2015 click here

For more information contact Liz Graham (Membership Officer) on 028 90387904

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