Merchants Quay Ireland: Female Support Worker x 2

Merchants Quay Ireland

Job Title: Female Support Worker

Reports to: Service Co-ordinator

Objective: To work directly with female service users experiencing complex needs and support the development of a women’s only service.

Hours: 39 hours per week

Contract length: 2 years Fixed Term contract, with possibility of extension subject to funding

Salary Scale: €30,360 - €37,800 (39 hrs per week) dependent on experience

MQI are looking to recruit and onboard 2 Female Support Workers to work on an exciting new service initiative.

These roles will be part of the team responsible for setting up, establishing and operation of a new female only day service, “Jane’s Place”, at a separate location to our current Riverbank Day services. The female only day service will provide a ‘one-stop-shop’ for access to information and supports across health, addiction, life skills, gender-based violence, coercive control, legal issues, education, employment support, counselling and mental health services. The role involves some 1:1 work with female service users, group work, in-reach into other community projects as well as advocating and giving a voice to female service users, facilitating research.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to get involved at the start of a new service supporting women in a holistic and trauma informed way.

Everyone here at MQI are excited to have the opportunity to create and run this innovative and overdue service, come join the team!

Please see job description attached below.

 If you are interested in applying for this position please complete the attached Application Form and send it with a copy of your CV to before the closing date of 5pm on the Wednesday 27th October, 2021.

Merchants Quay Ireland is an equal opportunities employer

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
13th Oct, 2021
Expiry Date
27th Oct, 2021