It is more important than ever that Board Directors and members of community Early Years services have a thorough understanding of their roles and responsibilities.

Canavan Byrne provides a full wrap-around service to Boards of Directors.

We can help you with:

  • Memorandum and Articles. Implications for Governance and Compliance
  • Roles and Responsibilities of Directors and Members
  • Importance of Board Makeup and Expertise (HR, Finance etc)
  • Understanding the Early Years Sector
  • Employment Responsibilities and Law
  • Effective Communication with Staff
  • Accountability
  • Decision Making
  • Preparing for the Charities Act and how to comply
  • Do's and Don'ts. How to stay compliant within the Early Years Sector


Thank you so much for all your amazing help over the past few years. We had our Tusla inspection on Thursday and couldn't be happier with the amazing report I got from the inspector. Over the moon. Well done to you and and all your wonderful team. You are fantastic.

Marian Gartland, Our World Montessori