Merchants Quay Ireland: Community Integration Worker - East Coast CRIS Service

MQI & East Coast CRIS Service

Merchants Quay wish to recruit a Community Integration Worker for it East Coast CRIS Service on a fixed term contract as follows:

Person Specification

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must have a relevant qualification (minimum QQI Third Level 7 or equivalent) e.g. social care, addiction.
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI) or Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) qualifications are a distinct advantage.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years relevant employed work experience in addiction, community development, health & social care, education or related fields.
  • Have experience of key working, case management and group facilitation
  • Have an understanding of the current National Drugs Strategy, Substance Misuse Strategy, National Drug Rehabilitation Framework, logic model reporting, QUADS and/or Safer Better Healthcare (SBHC) Standards
  • As this is a mobile post a full clean driver’s licence and access to a car is mandatory for this role.

If you are interested in applying for this position please send an up to date CV and a completed Application Form to by 5pm 15th March 2021. Please ensure to put ‘Application for Community Integration Worker’ ref OAS0122001” in the subject line of your email. Applications that do not state the role in the subject line of the email may fail to be shortlisted.

Salary: €30,360 – €37,800 pa DOE.
Contract: 1 year Fixed Term Contract
Closing Date: 15th March 2021 5pm
Ref Number: OAS0112001 – please quote on application

All posts at Merchants Quay Ireland are subjected Garda Vetting

What does MQI offer as an employer?

  • Fulfilling and Challenging work
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Minimum 23 days Annual Leave
  • Defined Contribution Pension Scheme (after 6 months)
  • Death In Service (from commencement of employment)
  • Line Management Supervision
  • Learning and Development Programme
  • Paid Family Leave (Maternity, Paternity, Parental, Adoptive, Force Majeure and Compassionate Leave)
  • Educational Assistance (Study and Examination Leave, Scholarship Foundation)
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Health & Wellness Programme

Merchants Quay Ireland is an equal opportunities employer

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Job Description 96.63 KB
Application Form 188 KB

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
18th Feb, 2021
East Coast
Expiry Date
15th Mar, 2021