Pavee Point are recruiting two Community Health Workers to work in the Primary Health Care for Travellers Programme (PHCTP) to support the active participation of Travellers in all areas of health development.
About the Job
The purpose of the post will be:
to work as part of a team to improve the overall health status of Travellers in Blanchardstown and Finglas.
to promote health for all Travellers through health awareness and education, training, and information sharing.
to represent the issues of Traveller health on a range of spaces as relevant/ necessary.
About the candidate
The ideal person will:
have an understanding of the issues facing the Traveller community.
be willing to work in the area of Primary Health Care for Travellers in the Finglas and Blanchardstown areas.
have good time management and organisational skills.
be flexible working hours.
have a full drivers licence and own their own car.
A qualification, and or experience working in the area of Traveller health, is desirable.
This post is for 12 hours per week over 4 half days (3 hours per shift) Flexibility will be required due to project priorities.
How to Apply
Nurul Amin, Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre, 46 Charles Street Great, Dublin 1.
COMPLETED APPLICATIONS MUST BE RETURNED TO NURUL BY FRIDAY 15 MARCH 2019.