Clondalkin Travellers Development Group: Primary Health Care for Travellers Project Coordinator

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Clondalkin Travellers Development Group

Clondalkin Travellers Development Group invites applications from individuals for the post of:

Primary Health Care for Travellers Project Coordinator

Clondalkin Travellers Development Group is seeking to recruit a Primary Health Care for Traveller Project Coordinator (21 hours per week) who will facilitate and support the promotion of a primary health care model to the Traveller community through empowerment of Traveller Community Health Workers in addressing the health status of Travellers in the community.

Key Responsibilities

  • To coordinate and develop the CTDG Traveller Primary Health Care Project.
  • To develop annual and quarterly work plans in conjunction with stakeholders to address and improve the health status of the local Traveller Community and responding to health needs.
  • Engage with Primary Health Care Traveller Projects and representatives of the THU through participation in the Eastern Regional Traveller Health Network.
  • To write quarterly and annual reports on the work outputs, impacts and key performance indicators related to the project for the Board of Directors and the Regional Traveller Health Unit.
  • To collect data and qualitative information to facilitate the ongoing documentation of the process/ outcomes of the PHCP.
  • To support and supervise the delivery of health programmes with and by Traveller Community Health Workers.
  • To develop, implement and review needs assessments and training modules for the Traveller Community Health Workers.
  • To support the induction of new trainees and the continuous education and training of Traveller Community Health Workers.
  • To support, when appropriate, PHC workers to further professional progressions
  • To develop new initiatives to respond to the ongoing and emerging needs of the local Traveller community
  • Promote awareness, interest and knowledge of health matters through formal and informal education methods.

The post is subject to Garda Vetting

Further details are available on request from

Applications by email including a CV of not more than two pages with cover letter to or by post to the Project Manager, Clondalkin Travellers Development Group, Block 1, Clondalkin Enterprise Centre, Neilstown Road, Clondalkin, Dublin D22 TK28: 4.00p.m. 22nd October 2021

Shortlisting will take place. Late applications will not be considered.

Clondalkin Travellers Development Group Unit 1 Clondalkin Enterprise Centre, Neilstown Road, Clondalkin. Dublin D22 TH28

Clondalkin Travellers Development Group is an equal opportunities employer

We would particularly welcome applications from members of the Travelling community 

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
24th Sep, 2021
Dublin 22
Expiry Date
22nd Oct, 2021