APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED FOR THE FOLLOWING FULL-TIME POST:
FULL-TIME, 2 YEARS FIXED TERM CONTRACT
Kinship care is the full-time parenting of children by grandparents,
older siblings, aunts and uncles, other relatives, or close friends of
the family when their parents are no longer able to look after them.
It occurs for many reasons, for example, the death of a parent,
parental substance misuse, abandonment, illness, or imprisonment.
It can be temporary or permanent arrangement and can also be on a
formal or informal basis.
KINSHIP CARE IRELAND:
Kinship Care Ireland was established in **Apply on the website** and
is hosted by Treoir, the National Federation of Services for unmarried
parents and their children.
Kinship Care Ireland (KCI) recognises that Kinship families face
unique challenges over and above the regular demands of parenting and
thus require specialist supports. KCI is working towards developing
supports, advocacy and services for Kinship families throughout
We are seeking an experienced Project Coordinator who is passionate
about working with Kinship families and the issues affecting children
and carers. We are looking for someone who is strategic and has the
interpersonal and partnership skills to perform their role sensitively
and creatively and who will work collaboratively with other agencies
The Project Co-Ordinator will be required to understand and shape the
Kinship Care Ireland strategy and mission and deliver projects in
collaboration with Treoir and the Kinship Care Ireland Steering Group.
The Project Co-ordinator will report to the CEO of Treoir and will
work with the KCI steering group.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
This is a full- time post of **Apply on the website** hours per week.
The initial contract will be for **Apply on the website** months fixed
term following the successful completion of a 6-month probationary
period. This post is dependent on the continuation of funding from our
LOCATION: Treoir’s office in Dublin city centre.
SALARY SCALE: The salary offered for this position will be
commensurate with experience between €**Apply on the
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ANNUAL LEAVE: **Apply on the website** days per annum
HOW TO APPLY:
PLEASE RETURN A COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM BY EMAIL ONLY, FOCUSING ON
HOW YOUR SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES MATCH THE POST SHOULD BE EMAILED TO
**APPLY ON THE WEBSITE** NO LATER THAN 4PM ON FRIDAY THE **APPLY ON
THE WEBSITE**TH OCTOBER **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**. PLEASE USE THE
SUBJECT LINE KCI PROJECT COORDINATOR.
APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THIS DATE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
A full job description, job specification and application form for
this position are attached or by contacting **Apply on the website**
_TREOIR IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER_
This post is kindly supported by Tusla
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