Teach Tearmainn Housing Association: Key Worker – Relief Contract

Teach Tearmainn Housing Association

Are inviting applications for the following temporary role within Teach Tearmainn:

Key Worker – Relief Contract (12-week contract)

About Teach Tearmainn:

Established in 1999, the charity works with women and children in county Kildare and West Wicklow who are/have experienced domestic violence and abuse. Teach Tearmainn provides a wide range of services including;

  • Refuge
  • Helpline
  • One to one support to women and children
  • Outreach
  • Court Accompaniment
  • Group Support programme (women and children)

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.”


Teach Tearmainn are recruiting for Relief Key Workers. This is a temporary 12 Week Relief Contract with immediate start. The Relief Key Worker will be working in Teach Tearmainn’s Refuge. The Refuge provides accommodation to women and children experiencing domestic violence and abuse. The service also operates a Helpline. The Refuge and Helpline operates 24 hours per day, 7 days a week. Candidates will be expected to work unsociable hours. Please apply to manager@teachtearmainn.ie

Location: Kildare Town. A full clean driving licence is required.

To apply, please submit your current CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role and why you are interested in applying to manager@teachtearmainn.ie.

Candidates will be short listed for interview.

Closing Date for applications is Friday 29th May 2020 at 5pm.
Interviews will be held via Zoom.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
15th May, 2020
Region
Kildare Town
Expiry Date
29th May, 2020