Northside Travellers Support Group (TravAct): Administrative Assistant (Part-Time)

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Organisational Details:

The Northside Traveller Support Group was incorporated under the Companies Act in February 1988 with the Trading Name of TravAct. It started as a small group of community minded individuals, from both the Traveller and the Settled Communities, and has grown over the years to encompass six different projects funded by the HSE, CDYSB, The Justice Department, the DSP and the Darndale-Belcamp Initiative. TravAct prides itself for the very high quality of services being to the local community over the years. TravAct, an honoured member of the Irish Traveller Movement and the Irish National Traveller partnership, has been fully compliant with the requirements of the CRO and all the funders and has now initiated the process of recruiting an experienced part-time Administrative Assistant.

Overall purpose of the role

To assist in the smooth and efficient day to day running of the TravAct offices, including the six individual Projects forming part of TravAct

Terms and Conditions:

Hours of work: 15 to 20 hours per week, depending on requirement – 25 days annual leave pro rata
Duration of Contract: fixed term contract for one year subject to funding – probation period 6 months
Salary: In line with the salary of Primary Health Care workers

Application Process

Please send the following by post only (email submissions will not be considered):

  • Three copies of CVs (including names of two referees)
  • Detailed cover letter detailing your qualifications and experience, your interest in working within a Traveller specific community development organisation and why you feel you are suitable for this job
  • Please post the above to the following address:
    Northside Travellers Support group (T/A TravAct)
    TravAct Outreach Centre, Clonshaugh Drive
    Priorswood, Coolock
    Dublin 17
    D17 HK27
  • Shortlisting will apply and shortlisted candidates may be invited for a two rounds of interviews.

Closing date: Completed applications must be received by 17 Apr 2019
No late applications will be accepted. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Interviews will be held on 01 May 2019 and candidates selected for interview will be notified by via email. For further information please contact Reception Desk on Telephone 01 848 6515


Dublin 17

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