Programme Assistant - Permanent Contract
We would like to invite applications for the following role in Cavan
Permanent Contract 19.5 hours per week
You will be supporting the daily operation of the Resource and Outreach Centre in Cavan, enabling service users to get maximum outcome from the service they have been allocated, enhancing their independence and promoting equity in line with IWA's person centred processes. You will ensure the highest quality of service provision for our service users.
Close liaison is required with Resource and Outreach Centre staff and members for the successful implementation of this position. Links will also be made with relevant voluntary and statutory agencies, families and friends of members.
Training, Experience and Qualifications
A minimum of 5 completed modules of QQI level 5 in Healthcare Support or similar qualification is essential. QQI Major Awards that are deemed relevant to IWA are:
Community & Health Services (to include minor components Safety & Health at Work and Care Provision & Practice)
Health Service Skills (to include minor components in Workplace Statutory Policies & Procedures and Care Skills and Care Support)
Health Care Support (to include minor components Safety & Health at Work and Care Skills and Care Support)
A category B driving license is distinct advantage.
Knowledge and Skills
Previous experience of developing and delivering projects or programmes
Previous experience of working with people with disabilities is required
Knowledge and understanding of Safety Health and Welfare regulations, as well as transport safety and standards of use is essential
Communicating and Influencing
Motivating and Empowering
Innovation and Creativity
Planning and Organising
Quality and Customer Focus
Remuneration & Benefits
Salary for this position is from €26,001 to €31,830 DOE pro rata
Excellent working conditions
Training & development opportunities
25 days annual leave pro rata
Access to Defined Contribution Pension scheme and group VHI & HSF Health Cash Plans
Employee Assistance Programme
The closing date for this position is Thursday 6th August 2020.
IWA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER