Mental Health Ireland: Recovery Education Facilitators (Part-Time) x 4 - CHO 7

Mental Health Ireland & HSE

Recovery Education Facilitators CHO 7

Specified Purpose Contract – 24 Months (Part time posts)

4 Half time positions: North Kildare, South Kildare, Tallaght Hospital catchment, St. James’ hospital catchment.

Community Healthcare 7 Mental Health Services is a community based service. The services are working towards a recovery approach to service delivery. The service is made up of Community Mental Health Teams (CMHT) that aims to offer supports to adults, children, adolescents, their supporters and family in their own home. Community Healthcare 7 is working towards implementing The National Framework for Recovery Mental Health 2018-2020.

Community Healthcare 7 is partnering with Mental Health Ireland to develop, deliver and embed National Mental service Recovery education priorities in services. This aims to introduce a Recovery education plan to increase the recovery orientation of the services and provide service users family members/carers with greater opportunities to achieve recovery outcomes.

Applicants will have a strong and demonstrable commitment to recovery informed by lived or family member mental health experience and experience of co-production and faciltation of recovery education programmes. The successful candidate must demonstrate:

  • Experience of active involvement in mental health recovery education.
  • Commitment to recovery informed by relevant lived experience or family member mental health experience.
  • Strong and demonstrable experience of group facilitation or similar engagement processes with service users and family members as relevant to this role.

This positions are offered on the basis of a 24 month fixed term contract, half time with the posts based in North Kildare, South Kildare, Tallaght Hospital catchment and St. James’ hospital catchment.

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Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 21st August 2020. Applications received after this time will not be accepted. PLEASE CITE REFERENCE NUMBER 2020-015 WHEN APPLYING FOR THE POSITION.

Informal inquiries can be made to Valerie Maguire –

Interviews will be held week commencing Week commencing 14th September 2020. Shortlisting will apply.

Please forward a CV and Cover letter of application to

HSE Mental Health Services

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
30th Jul, 2020
Co Kildare & Dublin
Expiry Date
21st Aug, 2020