St Catherine’s Community Services Centre: Traveller Community Health Worker Coordinator (Part-Time)

St Catherine’s Community Services Centre

St Catherine’s Community Services Centre
St Joseph’s Rd, Carlow

Traveller Community Health Worker Coordinator (Part-Time)

St. Catherine’s CSC wishes to appoint a Traveller Community Health Worker Coordinator to work as a member of our Traveller programmes team.

The Coordinator post is an exciting and rewarding part-time position (21 hours weekly) and requires the following qualities and qualifications in the successful candidate:

  • At least three years paid experience working in a similar role with the Travelling community or other marginalised communities
  • Experience in supervising and supporting staff
  • A relevant qualification in Community Development, Adult and Community Education, Health Promotion, Social Science or other related disciplines
  • An understanding of the impacts of social exclusion, discrimination and marginalisation particularly in the context of health inequalities
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills with the ability to work with people from different backgrounds and disciplines

Please see the attached Job Description.

To apply please forward your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter to the Traveller Programmes Manager, St. Catherine’s Community Services Centre, St. Joseph’s Road, Carlow, R93 T4C6 or email shaneh@catherines.ie

The closing date for applications is Sunday, the 9th October 2022.

Applicants may be considered for other positions arising within St. Catherine’s CSC.

St Catherine’s is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes suitably qualified applicants from all sectors of society.

 The post is funded by the HSE Traveller Health Unit.

HSE

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
23rd Sep, 2022
Region
Co Carlow
Expiry Date
9th Oct, 2022