Project Workers (Janus and Intensive Home Support Service)

Cherry Orchard, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10
Part-time / Full-time: 
Job Description: 

The Janus programme aims to prevent reception into care and/or to support community or foster placements. The programme also aims to support young people returning to the community from residential care/ custody.

The Intensive Home Support Service provides intensive wraparound services to young people and their parents assessed as being in need, and offers a community based alternative to care.

The programme/s are creative and dynamic, utilising local, regional and national resources to facilitate intervention strategies. Planned and responsive respite provision is integral to the programme/s delivery.

Project Workers will be required to be deliver all aspects of the programme in a flexible manner as part of a team. They will work in close partnership with statutory agencies, community resources and the young person and their family/carer.

Closing Date: 
Monday, 5 November 2018 - 12:00pm
Application Form Notes: 
Please return your completed forms to The closing date for all completed applications is: Monday 5th November 2018 at 12 Noon. Interviews are likely to take place on 14th November 2018. The Job Description, Person Specification and Application forms are attached. Please note, ALL sections of the application forms (A-C) must be completed and returned in order for Parts A&B of your applications to go forward for shortlisting (please do not amalgamate the separate sections of the form).
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