COPE Galway: Project Worker (Maternity Leave) – Fairgreen Hostel

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COPE Galway

We are currently seeking applications for the following position:

Project Worker (Maternity Leave) – Fairgreen Hostel

The COPE Galway Fairgreen Hostel is an established emergency accommodation which provides a range of services for single homeless men in Galway.

A detailed job description and person specification outlines the full criteria required for the position but includes the following:

  • A 3rd level qualification in a Social Care Setting.
  • Knowledge of homelessness issues at local and national level.
  • Experience of keyworking individuals for minimum of one year
  • Experience of working with marginalised groups for minimum of two years
  • An ability to build and maintain positive relations with clients, colleagues, students, volunteers and with other professional agencies
  • Availability to work day and sleepover shifts on a 24/7 roster.

Hours of Work: average of 39 hours per week, to include weekends, overnights, and bank holidays.

Contract: Maternity cover

Successful Garda clearance is required for this position.

A detailed Job Description/Person Specification and Application Form is available to download below

Applicants should submit completed application forms to the HR Department via email to by Monday the 12th of April 2021

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Job Description 174.38 KB
Application Form 402 KB

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
6th Apr, 2021
Expiry Date
12th Apr, 2021