The application process for Access and Inclusion Model (AIM) targeted supports will open on the Early Years Hive on Friday 5 May at 12 noon. Please refer to Hive Guides to support you with the submission of your AIM applications.
AIM Level 5
The application process for AIM Level 5 for the 2023/24 pre-school year will open on the Early Years Hive on Friday 5 May at 12 noon.AIM Level 4 & 7
The process for AIM Level 4 applications (expert early years educational advice and support) and Level 7 (additional assistance in the pre-school room) initial and extension applications for the 2023/24 pre-school year will open on the Early Years Hiveon Friday 5 May at 12 noon.Please note where a child is remaining in the same service and requires a second year of AIM Level 7 support, an extension application must be submitted, notifying Pobal of any changes to the child’s or service’s circumstances.
Services are reminded to submit AIM Level 4, 5 & 7 applications at least three months prior to a child’s planned start date in ECCE.
Please note several training sessions were provided to service providers this week as a reminder of some key points to note when submitting AIM Level 4, 5 & 7 applications. A further announcement will be issued early next week with links to these supports.Help & Support
Should you have any queries in relation to the AIM programme, please contact the Early Years Provider Centre (EYPC) by raising a Request on Hive using the following categories:
- Programme: (select the AIM level)
- Request type: Application
- Request type detail: How To