Safe Ireland - Mayo Women’s Support Services: Domestic Violence Support Worker

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Safe Ireland is the National Social Change Agency working on eradicating domestic violence (DV) in Ireland. We are a key part of the infrastructure in Ireland to transform the response to domestic violence and work to reduce the prevalence of domestic violence in Ireland. We collaborate and work with 37 specialist frontline domestic violence service providers throughout Ireland.

Mayo Women’s Support Services (MWSS) is a frontline service of Safe Ireland. It is the lead agency in Mayo addressing the issue of domestic violence. MWSS provide a range of supports and services to women and children experiencing domestic violence in Mayo including refuge accommodation, childcare, helpline, an outreach service and community based supports.

We are currently recruiting the following post:

Title: Domestic Violence Support Worker
Contract: Fixed Term Contract to cover a Carer’s Leave
Hours: 39 hours Per Week
Salary: €34,550
Location: Castlebar, Co. Mayo

The job holder must have a full clean driving licence and the use of a car for work. Garda Vetting will apply.

A detailed job description/person specification is attached. Shortlisting of applications may apply. Safe Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

If you wish to apply for the post, please return 3 copies of an up to date CV along with a covering letter outlining how you meet the requirements of the post by 5pm Monday, 26th of November 2018 to the following address marking the envelope Private and Confidential:
Safe Ireland Recruitment
Unit 5, Centre Court
Blyry Business Park
Co. Westmeath
N37 N9K6

This post is funded by Tusla - The Child & Family Agency


Castlebar, Co Mayo

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