Northside Partnership: Education Worker for Traveller / Roma Education Programme (Maternity Cover)


Education Worker for Traveller / Roma Education Programme

The Departments of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth and Education and Skills in conjunction with Tusla, The Child and Family Agency have committed to working together with the Traveller and Roma communities to implement four pilot initiatives to support attendance, participation and retention in the education of children and young people from the Traveller and Roma communities. This initiative is an action outlined in the National Traveller and Roma Integration Strategy, 2017 - 2021.

The pilot initiatives commenced in 2019. A review was conducted in 2020 to determine the effectiveness of the pilot programmes, due to Covid 19 the programme has been extended to the end of 2024.

About Northside Partnership

Northside Partnership is a Local Development Company working with individuals and communities in northeast Dublin to bring about positive changes in their own lives and in the life of their community.

A registered Charity we work to improve opportunities for people experiencing poverty and disadvantage and offer a range of programmes and services to support individuals, local organisations and communities across the Northside Partnership catchment.

Our key beneficiaries include long-term unemployed people, early school leavers, those living with addiction issues, disadvantaged families, lone parents and people living with disabilities.

Operating from four locations we provide a range of services including the Local Employment Service, Tús Community Work Placement Programme, Micro Enterprise Supports, Education and Career Guidance, family support and governance and capacity-building support to local community groups.

Our work is funded by the Irish Government, charitable organisations and private sources.

To apply please click on the link below. Please select the appropriate position from the drop-down list, complete the form and upload a CV and Cover letter.

Closing date: Thursday 15th of December 2023

To Apply Please Click Here

Northside Partnership is an equal opportunities employer
Applications are particularly welcome from members of the Traveller and Roma communities.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
23rd Nov, 2022
Kilbarrack, Dublin 5
Expiry Date
15th Dec, 2022