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Finglas, Dublin 11
|LocationFinglas, Dublin 11|
|Employment typePart time (10 hrs per week) and Fixed Term contract to 30th August 2019. Flexible on how the hours are worked, for example over 2 or 3 days.|
|Salary€6,969 - €9,328|
|Contact PersonLinda Byrne on 01 8642433|
|Closing date17:00 PM, Wednesday 20 February, 2019.|
|Interview datePlanned for first week in March.|
The catchment area is Finglas West, Dublin 11.
The post holder will offer practical advice and support to families to develop their skills to meet their children’s needs on an ongoing basis, e.g. budgeting, home management, hygiene and nutrition, play, behaviour management etc.
The Family Support Worker will deliver group work programmes to children in the community i.e. morning clubs, afterschool groups, stay and play groups.
|Post:||Family Support Worker|
|Location:||Finglas Family Support Service|
|Responsible to:||Project Leader|
|Works with:||Children, families, other Barnardos staff and other agencies|
To work with families to develop the skills to fully meet their children’s needs.
Note: This Job Description will be reviewed and updated in line with the needs of the work.
A minimum of two year’s experience of working with children and families who experience disadvantage is essential.
(work experience means paid employment, not training courses/student placements)
Relevant voluntary work may be considered.
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 stage.
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