Meet the Team

St. Michael’s Little Scholars complies with a constitution approved by the Early Childhood Ireland and we work in close consultation with Monaghan County Childcare Committee and Tusla. We adhere with Early Years’ Service Regulations 2016.

Emma Maguire
Emma MaguireManager
I have worked in the Little Scholars service since 2006. I live in Donaghmoyne, married, with 1 child. I enjoy reading and meeting new people. Qualifications: Fetac 5 & 6 in Childcare. Garda Vetted & up to date Child Protection & First Aid.
Sandra Dooley
Sandra DooleyDeputy Manager
I live in Carrickmacross. My hobbies include reading & walking. I have worked in the childcare Sector for over 20 years. Qualifications: Childcare Fetac Level 5 & 6. Garda Vetted & up to date Child Protection & First Aid.
Sabrina Carolan
Sabrina CarolanEarly Years Practitioner
I have worked with the Little Scholars since 2007. Married, with 2 children, I enjoy walking, going to the gym & fitness classes. Qualifications: Childcare Fetac Level 5 & 6. Garda Vetted & up to date Child Protection & First Aid.
Lizzie McMahon
Lizzie McMahonEarly Years Practitioner
Living in Donaghmoyne, I’m married with 4 children. Walking, dancing, cooking & reading would be hobbies of mine. I’ve worked with the Little Scholars since 2007. Qualifications: Childcare Fetac Level 5. Garda Vetted & up to date Child Protection & First Aid.
 Denise McMahon
Denise McMahonEarly Years Practitioner
Living in Donaghmoyne, I’m married with 2 children. I enjoy spending time with family and going to the gym. Qualifications: Childcare Fetac Level 5 & currently studying Level 6 & Linc Course. Garda Vetted & up to date Child Protection & First Aid.
Philomena Cassidy
Philomena CassidyEarly Years Practitioner
Married, with 2 kids, I enjoy dancing, reading & being a Dance Mom! Qualifications: Currently studying Childcare Fetac Level 5. Completed Nursing Studies & Child Protection E-Learning programme. Garda Vetted.