Social Supports Facilitator – Cheshire Ireland

The Role:
Overview and purpose of the role:
The purpose of this role is to support an individual to build connections in the community and to assist them to access social outlets/events which are meaningful to them.
To work in a targeted and focused manner to ensure that individuals are facilitated and empowered to make contact with others which they share common interests.
To facilitate individuals to be proactive in managing and directing their choices.
It is critical when undertaking your work that you do so in a manner that is consistent with Cheshire Ireland’s values and ethos.

The Person:
Personal Integrity and Trustworthiness
Positive Attitude
Developmental Approach, can build an individual’s capacity and confidence.
Respect and Patience
Ability to maintain composure in difficult or challenging situations
Committed to the principles of rights based, person centred services and is keen to accept the challenges involved in the on-going delivery of such services.

Salary range: Dependant on Experience

Closing Date: 26th Sept 2017

To apply for this post please forward a detailed CV and cover letter via e-mail to or post to SSF Post, Galway Cheshire House, Curragrean, Merlin Pk, Galway.

Cheshire Ireland is an equal opportunities employer

All successful candidates will be subject to vetting by the Garda Vetting Unit.

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