Ballyfermot Traveller Action Project: Coordinator & Community Development and Outreach Worker

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Ballyfermot Traveller Action Project (BTAP) is an independent Traveller community development organisation established in 2002. BTAP endorses the belief in Traveller’s right to self-determination and collective action to combat the inequality and exclusion they experience. While BTAP work with Travellers from the wider Ballyfermot area, the main focus of BTAPs work is prioritised within Labre Park. BTAP is seeking passionate and experienced people to join its dynamic team.


Fixed-term contract (3 years), full time.

The person will have a track record in organisational management to lead a non-governmental organisation. The person will be an effective communicator who will work in partnership with the Traveller community and deliver BTAP’s next strategic plan in line with its vision. The person will have the skills and experience to engage multi-stakeholders during a period of significant change for the Traveller community in Labre Park.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Community Development and Outreach Worker

One-year contract, part time.

The person will have a track record in community development and outreach work. The person will be an excellent facilitator with the ability to build relationships and ensure the active engagement and leadership of Travellers in addressing the issues they face in relation to accommodation and the redevelopment of Labre Park.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Application by returning a completed application form and a cover letter to or by post to The Secretary, Ballyfermot Travellers Action Project, Ballyfermot Family Resource Centre, Lynches Lane, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10. Job description and specification and application form for both posts are attached. Applications will only be considered on the attached application forms and with a cover letter.

Closing date for applications by 5pm on Thursday 30th of May. For all queries please call 0868678883.

BTAP is an equal opportunities employer and particularly welcomes applications from the Traveller community.


Dublin 10

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