Grow in Ireland: Area Coordinator

Grow in Ireland

Grow are currently seeking to recruit

Area Coordinator

15 Hours per Week (with potential to increase to 20 at a later date)

Based in the Athlone area, travelling across the Midlands Region

Closing date for Applications is 30 January 2022

Grow Mental Health is Ireland’s largest community-based mental health organisation and has been helping people on the road to mental health recovery for almost 50 years.

We hold both Face to Face and Online peer-support groups across Ireland each week. Grow groups follow a practical programme and provide mutual help and support to anyone experiencing mental health difficulties or struggling with their mental wellbeing. Meetings are free and confidential.

Besides weekly support meetings, Grow also holds free community education, workplace, carer, and young adult programmes.

This role is person centred.

The purpose of the role is to develop and maintain a network of Grow groups in the region known as an Area Coordination Unit. This role has specific duties and boundaries and is one of working with, empowering and facilitating others to enable Recovery within Grow membership and the wider Grow community, which provides support to those who have had or are suffering from, mental health challenges. Working with the NPC to ensure the quality of the Grow program within groups is adhered to it. The role involves building relationships and building awareness of, and the promotion of GROW within the wider community. Initiating fundraising activity and advocating for funding/financial support for GROW in your Area Coordination Unit.

For more details on Grow in Ireland visit our website

Attached is a job description for the role.

Application is by CV and Cover Letter to

Any queries relating to the role to or contact Cliona Tynan, HR Administrator on 01-840 8236

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
23rd Nov, 2021
Co Westmeath / Midlands
Expiry Date
23rd Jan, 2022