Teach Tearmainn Domestic Violence Support Service: Refuge Support Worker (Maternity Cover)

Teach Tearmainn

Teach Tearmainn

Teach Tearmainn is a non-profit organisation dedicated to serving women, with or without children, who are in or have experienced domestic abuse. Established in 1999, Teach Tearmainn is the only specialised dedicated service working to address the issue of domestic violence and abuse in County Kildare. Teach Tearmainn provide the following services:

  • Refuge
  • Women's Support and Outreach Service
  • Children's Support Service
  • Court Accompaniment
  • Helpline
  • Group Support
  • MEND Partner Support
  • Advocacy
  • Education & Awareness Raising

Our Mission: To meet the needs of women and children experiencing Domestic Violence and Abuse, by providing inclusive, supportive and confidential services that empower women and children to live life without fear.

Our Vision: A world where women and children have the right to be and feel safe and happy.

Our Core Values: Empowerment, Non-Judgemental, Trust, Empathy, Women & Children Centred, Respect, Hope

We are currently recruiting for a Refuge Support Worker - Maternity Leave Cover. This role is a 39 per week, Monday - Friday, Maternity Leave Cover Contract.

Location: Kildare.

The purpose of the role is to provide support services to survivors of domestic violence and abuse accessing Teach Tearmainn's Refuge service and to provide information and support to survivors who contact Teach Tearmainn's Helpline.

To apply for this position, please complete the application form and return it to recruitment@teachtearmainn.ie by no later than 5pm on Friday July 9th 2021.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

This role is subject to Garda Clearance

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
10th Jun, 2021
Expiry Date
9th Jul, 2021