Daughters of Charity Community Services: Yoga Instructor, Flowering Arranging Instructor & Relief Early Years' Practitioner

Daughters of Charity Community Services

Daughters of Charity Community Services:

Three roles temporary available

  1. Yoga Instructor, Henrietta Adult and Community Education Service (HACE)
  2. Flower Arranging Instructor, Henrietta Adult and Community Education Service (HACE)
  3. Relief Early Years Practitioner, St. Mary’s Early Years’ Service

The Daughters of Charity Community Services (DoCCS), located at 9 Henrietta Street, Dublin 1, is a community-based organisation providing a range of educational, training and social care services for children, young people and adults living in Dublin’s North Inner City. Our services are targeted to individuals and families experiencing socio-economic and educational disadvantage.


1. Yoga Instructor:

The Henrietta Adult and Community Education (HACE) service are seeking a fully qualified, professional and enthusiastic Yoga instructor who is passionate about providing effective, evidence-based classes in line with current guidelines and best practice.
The tutor would be required to work with a group of adults from the North Inner City for two one hour classes back to back. The first class is for beginners and the second class is aimed towards improvers.
The 2 groups of 5 adults meet on a Monday evening.

Role Requirements

  • Have the ability to demonstrate and teach a variety of Yoga postures
  • Develop the skills of the groups in Yoga
  • Communicate well with the group
  • Communicate with the manager of the Community Education Centre around any issues arising
  • Ensure the work is learner centred and all learners are facilitated to participate.
  • Increase confidence and ability of the group to participate in a group learning environment.

Contract: September to December term. The class will run for the term and the amount of weeks offered to applicants will depend on when the role is filled.

Rate of Pay: €35.00 per hour

Hours of work: 2 Hours per week on a Monday 6.15pm – 8.15pm. There is flexibility in relation to the day of the Yoga course.


2. Flower Arranging Instructor:

The Henrietta Adult and Community Education (HACE) service is looking for a creative and driven instructor for our Flower Arranging course which runs one evening per week from September to December.
The facilitator would be required to facilitate and work with a group of adults from the North Inner city and demonstrate a variety of floral arrangements.
The group of 5 adults meet on a Tuesday evening.

Role Requirements

  • Have the ability to demonstrate a variety of Floral arrangements
  • Develop the skills of the group in Floral Arrangement
  • Communicate well with the group
  • Communicate with the manager of the Community Education Centre around any issues arising
  • Ensure the work is learner centred and all learners are facilitated to participate
  • Increase confidence and ability of the group to participate in a group learning environment

Contract: September to December term. The class will run for the term and the amount of weeks offered to applicants will depend on when the role is filled.

Rate of Pay: €35.00 per hour

Hours of work: 2 Hours per week on a Tuesday from 6.45 to 8.45


3. Relief Early Years’ Practitioner

St. Mary’s Early Years’ service is one of the services within Daughters of Charity Community Services. Located at 9 Henrietta Street, Dublin 1, we provide a range of educational, training and social care services for children, young people, adults, and older people. Our services are targeted to individuals and families in the North Inner City who are experiencing socio-economic and educational disadvantage, and social exclusion.

Relief Early Years’ Practitioners – Various Hours

  1. Early Years Childcare Practitioner - Relief Staff (On needs basis)

Working hours: Hours will vary based on the needs present in the service. Relief staff can refuse work if unavailable which will not affect their position on the relief panel

Full Job Description available on request

Required Skills and Competencies:

Essential

  • A relevant third level qualification in the field of Early Childhood Care & Education (a minimum QQI Level 5 or relevant equivalent is required)
  • A passion for working with young children and their families
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Strong organisational skills, with an ability to manage multiple work tasks and a busy environment

Desirable

  • Experience working in an Early Years setting: experience of working in a community-based Early Years’ Service would be a distinct advantage
  • A working knowledge of dealing with child protection concerns
  • Experience and training in Síolta & Aistear

Salary: Scale range €21,358 – €35,919 – pro rata


To Apply for role 1 or 2 in HACE:

Please complete the attached application form and submit with a cover letter by email to Yvonne O’Callaghan, Acting Manager at yocallaghan@doccs.

To Apply for role 3 in St. Mary’s Early Years’ Service:

Please complete the attached application form and submit with a cover letter by email to Louise Mullinse, HR Manager at lmullins@doccs.ie.

Please note: CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date for the receipt of completed application forms: 4th October 2020

Interviews for the position will be held as applications are received as there is an urgency to fill this role. The positions may be filled before the closing date so early applications are advised.

The Daughters of Charity Community Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome, and strive to have, a diverse workforce.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
15th Sep, 2020
Region
Dublin
Expiry Date
4th Oct, 2020