Rialto, Dublin 8.
|LocationRialto, Dublin 8.|
|Employment typeFull-time post (37 hours) consisting of; 15 hours (2 days) permanent and the other 22 hours (3 days) fixed term to end of June 2024.|
|Salary€31,480- €48,659 DOE for 37 hours per week|
|Contact PersonAnne Leonard Email; [email protected]|
|Closing date12:00 PM, Monday 03 October, 2022.|
Barnardos Rialto Family Centre is a community based trauma informed integrated family support and intervention service for children pre-birth to 18 years and families living in the Dublin South Central area. In addition the service also provides a support service for Foster Carers and Children in Care living in Dublin , Kildare and Wicklow.
The service offers a range of trauma informed, evidence based and outcomes focused preventative and responsive family support interventions for children and families. This includes targeted bundles of family support as part of a ‘wrap around service arrangement’ for children and families who are referred by the Tusla Dublin South Central Social Work Department.
The service interventions that children and families can avail of, based on assessed need include trauma informed individual and group based therapeutic support for children, individual and joint parenting support focused on strengthening and modelling core parenting skills, family work to support positive family interactions, problem solving and communication and structured parent-child support which aims to enhance and strengthen the parent-child relationship. A child and family may avail of one or a combination of service interventions. Parents may be seen with their children and/ or on their own depending on the presenting need.
Service interventions are offered on a weekly basis over a 6 to 12 week period either at the centre and /or in the family home . All service support plans are reviewed every 8-12 weeks with families or sooner if required. The service operates Monday to Friday.
Barnardos Rialto Family Centre is located in the centre of Rialto village, Dublin 8 at the back of St James Hospital, approximately 200 metres from the Rialto stop on the Luas Red Line.
|Post:||Project Worker – Trauma Informed|
Barnardos Rialto Family Centre
|Responsible to:||Project Leader|
Barnardos staff including Rialto Family Centre Team, service users and external agencies
To develop and implement trauma informed programmes that respond to the needs of children and families referred to the service working in partnership with families and other community voluntary and Statutory bodies.
Note: This Job Description will be reviewed and updated in line with the needs of the work.
A recognised third level practice qualification (minimum Level 7 on the QQI, Course content should include relevant student placements) in one of the following:
In addition, Post Qualification Training in Trauma Informed and Evidence based Individual and Parent /Child Relationship Support Interventions and Evidence based Parenting Interventions is highly desirable.
Full clean driving licence and access to the use of a suitably insured vehicle is essential.
The Barnardos Rialto Family Centre service supports families living in the extended Dublin Area and at times surrounding counties including Kildare and Wicklow.
The post holder will initially be assigned to work for the Barnardos Rialto Family Centre service based in Dublin South Central but may be required in the future to work in other project(s) in the Dublin Mid Leinster area in line with organisational needs.
Applicants must complete this application form and submit it through our website before the closing date.
Applicants may also attach a CV or other supplementary information in respect of our application.
Attaching a CV alone will result in the applicant not being considered for shortlisting.
Shortlisting will apply
Candidates who are moved to the 2nd stage of our Recruitment process are required to complete a medical questionnaire and the E-Vetting process. References will be taken up at this stag