Headlamps School Support Programme: Sessional Project Worker (Part-Time)

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Sessional Project Worker
Salary: €129.86 per day. The position is for one day per week.

What does our Project do?

Headlamps School Support Programme is a Bray Local Drugs and Alcohol Task Force Project (lead agency, Kildare and Wicklow Education and Training Board). The broad aims of the programme are to develop a support system in 4 designated Primary Schools in Bray that will address the developmental needs of children at risk from the effects of substance abuse in the wider community.

There are 5 staff within the Headlamps Support Project, working over 4 schools.

What will the Project Worker be doing?

The Project Worker will:

  • provide support to targeted children in small group sessions
  • provide reports as required to the Management Committee
  • manage the project resources
  • collaborate with other project workers
  • communicate with parents

Qualifications Required

  • Relevant professional 3rd level degree qualification essential, for example:
    Education, Psychology, Child Care, Social Work, Nursing or other relevant discipline
  • A qualification in Addiction Studies is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge/experience of evidence based approaches to develop social and emotional competencies are highly desirable.

All posts are subject to Garda Vetting

Closing date: 3.00pm 18th September 2019.

Interested applicants should forward a cover letter, CV and references to:

The Principal
St. Fergal’s School
Co. Wicklow


Bray, Co Wicklow

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