Barnardos: Programme Assistant (Part-Time & Maternity Cover)

Ireland’s leading children’s charity is recruiting:

Programme Assistant

Part Time (30 hrs) and Specific Purpose contract to cover maternity leave from August 2017.
Estimated to run to end of July 2018.
Salary:€18,800 - €23,210
Finglas, Dublin 11.

What will the Programme Assistant do?

Provide a safe, child centred environment/experience to children in the Finglas Early Intervention service.

What does our Finglas Early Intervention Project do?

The project delivers a range of programmes to young children and families in the Finglas area. Key programmes include:

  • Tús Maith- Barnardos Preschool Programme.
  • PwP- Partnership with Parents home based individual parenting programme.
  • Teen parent and baby support group.
  • Roots of Empathy school based programme.

Experience required

  • Experience of working with children for a minimum of 6 months is essential.
  • Relevant voluntary work may be considered.

Qualification required

  • Recognised qualification (min FETAC Level 5 on the NFQ) that is approved under the Early Years (Preschool) Regulations.

Please note, only applicants who have completed our application form will be considered for this position.

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Closing date;5pm Wednesday 31st May 2017.

Interview date: Friday 16th June 2017.


Finglas, Dublin 11

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