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Sessional Social Care Workers
Fostering First Ireland (FFI) is a dynamic non-statutory foster care agency working in partnership with the Child and Family Agency (Tusla) providing high quality and innovative family placements for children.
We wish to recruit a panel of suitably experienced and qualified Social Care Workers to work with us on a sessional basis in the North West, Midlands, Dublin and the South including the counties of Donegal, Sligo, Westmeath, Laois, Carlow, Cork, and Wexford.
You will undertake direct work with the children and young people placed with our foster carers. The work is varied and includes carrying out individual and group work, life story work, and supervising family access.
We offer competitive hourly rates, mileage allowance, and comprehensive support.
Applicants for these positions will not be considered unless they possess:
For applicants information these sessional positions are on an ‘as and when required basis’.
Please note shortlisting will apply based on the application form only. Please forward the completed application form along with a cover letter outlining your suitability for the post to firstname.lastname@example.org
We also request that you outline your availability to carry out sessional work in your cover letter.
For further information on Fostering First Ireland please visit www.fosteringfirstireland.ie or for further information on the role please contact Aideen O’ Brien, Children’s Officer at Aideen.email@example.com
Closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on Friday the 26th of October 2018.
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