How to Join

Please download the appropriate application form from the list below. Please Note: The documents will open in a seperate window.

Individual/Organisational Membership

Individual membership applies to any person applying in their own right who is not already associated with an early years group, who subscribe to the Values and Principles of Early Years. Download Individual Membership Form >>

Organisational membership applies to any organisation which is not a direct childcare setting but which is involved in supporting or promoting high quality childcare and education services, who subscribe to the Values and Principles of Early Years. Download Organisational Membership Form >>

Full Group Membership

Full Group membership covers any providers of group based early years care and education, who subscribe to the Values and Principles of Early Years and which employs an external independent Early Years Specialist (EYS). Download Full Group Membership Form >>

Associate Group

Any group which involves the care and education of children, subscribe to the Objects and Values and which employs an external independent Early Years Specialist (EYS). Download Group Membership Form >>

Student Membership

Student Membership is available to any individual who is undertaking a qualification which involves the care and education of children or young people and who subscribes to the Values and Principles of Early Years. Download Student Membership Form >>

Parent Membership

Early Years is extending membership opportunities to parents/carers with the introduction of a FREE parental membership. Download Parent Membership Form >>

HighScope Membership - Individual

HighScope Membership is available to any individual who are committed to and/or are implementing the HighScope Approach, and who subscribes to the Values and Principles of HighScope Ireland.
Download HighScope Membership Form >>

HighScope Membership - Organisational

HighScope Membership is available to any setting who are committed to and/or are implementing the HighScope Approach, and who subscribes to the Values and Principles of HighScope Ireland.
Download HighScope Membership Form >>

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