Chrysalis Community Drug Project: Voluntary HR Policy Writer

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Chrysalis CDP is a leading addiction service providing therapeutic interventions to individuals impacting by substance use. We serve Dublin North Inner City; in 2023 we engaged with 890 individuals. We have charitable status and are funded by HSE Social Inclusion.

Chrysalis is looking for a volunteer HR Policy Writer to research, draft and revise our organisation’s HR policies. You will assist the CEO by researching and writing new HR policies and guidelines that are compliant with relevant legislation.

The Volunteer HR Policy Writer will be an integral part of the team and will be able to avail of training and other opportunities within the organisation. He/She will work closely with the CEO, and receive ongoing support.

Volunteer HR Policy Writer Responsibilities

  • Gain an understanding of the organisation and its procedures, structures, and services.
  • Assist the line management team in the technical writing of HR policies.
  • Review, edit and revise existing HR policies and guidelines keeping track of changes in HR policies.
  • Ensure that all HR policies and guidelines are compliant with current regulations including the Charity Regulations.
  • Research ways to improve existing policies and suggest ideas for improvement.
  • Educate staff on HR policies to increase awareness of HR compliance.
  • Liaise on a regular basis with the CEO.

Volunteer HR Policy Writer Requirements

  • 2 years minimum experience as an HR Policy Writer or similar role.
  • Strong research skills and good knowledge of good knowledge and understanding of HR policies, guidelines, and current regulations.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent IT skills.
  • Strong interest in social justice, and the non-profit sector.
  • 1 year commitment

Location: City Centre or remote working
Hours: Flexible hours. On average 10-16 hours per month.

If you are interested in this voluntary position, we would love to hear from you. Please contact Passerose Mantoy/CEO at the following email address:
The deadline for Expression of Interest is Friday, 7th of June at 5.00pm

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Region: Dublin City or Remote