ROI 1018/08/17 Project Worker – Janus and Intensive Home Support Programme

North Dublin, South Dublin, Kildare/West Wicklow and South West Dublin, Wicklow
Part-time / Full-time: 
37.5 hours per week (Inclusive of Breaks) – Flexibility required
Grade 4 Project Worker Scale - Point 1 €35,945 PA
Job Description: 

Extern's Janus & Janus Intensive Home Support 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 programme provides intensive wraparound services to young people assessed as being in need, and offers a community based alternative to care.

The programme is creative and dynamic, utilising local, regional and national resources to facilitate intervention strategies. Planned and responsive overnights and residentials are integral to the programmes.

Project Workers will be required to 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’s family.

Closing Date: 
Thursday, 24 August 2017 - 12:00pm
Application Form Notes: 
Extern Ireland are currently recruiting for Project Workers in order to compile a waiting list for vacancies that may arise within the next 6 months. Contract Status: Fixed Term 6-12 Months (with possibility of extension). Please note, ALL sections of the application forms (Parts A – C) must be completed and returned in order for Parts A and B of your application to go forward for shortlisting (please do not amalgamate the separate sections of the form). Please return your completed application form to This post is subject to Garda vetting.
Extern in Northern Ireland
Company Registration No: NI 16083
Registered Charity Number: XN 48714
Tel: +44 (0)28 9084 0555
Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333
Extern in the Republic of Ireland
Company Registration No: 383201
Registered Charity Number: CHY15770
Tel: +353 (0) 1 563 9402
Extern Group
Registered with The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC103226
Company No. NI 618684
Charity Number: NI00263
Tel: +44 (0)28 9084 0555
Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333
Extern Supporting Communities
Company No. NI 637561
Tel: +44 (0)28 9084 0555
Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333