Saoirse Housing Association: Relief Childcare Assistant

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Applications are invited to join our casual part-time panel within our women & children’s refuge in Tallaght as,

Relief Childcare Assistant

Application is by submission of your current CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role and why you are interested in applying for it, to Please refer to attached job description.

The role is to provide relief cover for staff on leave, both planned and at short notice on an as needed basis. A good level of availability and flexibility is required. The shifts are generally Monday-Saturday.

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The refuge provides 24 hr support, crisis accommodation, helpline access and safe options for women and children experiencing domestic violence.

An understanding and knowledge of the issue of domestic violence, its effects on children and the dynamics of refuge life is desirable. Candidate must hold a minimum of FETAC Level 5 Childcare qualification and a minimum of 6 months relevant work experience.

Closing date for applications: 31st May 2017 at 5pm.


Tallaght, Dublin 24

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