Care Alliance Ireland: Project Worker (Part-Time)

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Care Alliance Ireland
Guiding support for family carers’

Position Title:  Project Worker (Part-Time, 11mth. fixed term contract): Online Family Carer Support Project.

Reports to: Executive Director

Care Alliance Ireland (CAI) is the National Network of Voluntary Organisations supporting family carers. Our vision is that the role of family carers is fully recognised and valued by society in Ireland. We exist to enhance the well-being of family carers by supporting our member organisations in their direct work with Family Carers. We do this by providing information, developing research and policy, sharing resources, and instigating opportunities for collaboration.

POSITION SUMMARY: Applications are invited for the post of Project Worker (Part-Time, 14 hours)

The primary aspect of this newly formed role will be to deliver and develop an existing online project focussing on engaging and supporting family carers through an online carer support group. The organisations two staff who established the project in March 2020 are now required to reduce their level of active involvement in the project. This project is a collaboration with 18 volunteers and other organisations, that seeks to positively impact on family carers wellbeing and deliver an associated reduction in their sense of isolation and loneliness.

The position offers an exciting opportunity for a suitably-qualified individual to work on a major project, funded by the Community Foundation of Ireland and the National Lottery.

Please see job description attached below.

Application by 3pm, January 18th 2021 via cover letter and CV to 

Enquiries to

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
7th Jan, 2021
Remotely / Dublin 7
Expiry Date
18th Jan, 2021