Tús is a community work placement initiative funded by the Department of Social Protection. Northside Partnership manages the Tús initiative in the North East Dublin area on behalf of the Department of Social Protection.
Tús provides opportunities for people who are long-term unemployed to break the cycle of joblessness and helps to improve a person’s work readiness and support them in returning to the labour market. Tús also aims to boost a person’s motivation and confidence, offer them opportunities to experience different work environments within the community and provide them with employment related experience to re-enter the labour market.
Northside Partnership works to improve the opportunities for people and communities in North East Dublin to bring about positive changes in their own lives and in the life of their community. We offer a range of programmes and services to support individuals, local organisations, groups and communities.
About the Role
Tús Team Coordinator is a key role within Northside Partnership. The Coordinator has responsibility for the support and supervision of a team of 12 Tús Team Leaders, each of whom supports 20 Tús Participants. The Tús Team Coordinator is also required to support a team of up to 20 Tús Participants in providing operational and administrative supports within Northside Partnership and other Community & Voluntary organisations.
Please see attached Job Description for more information.
How to apply:
The closing date for receipt of applications is 29th March 2017 at 17:00.
Application forms are attached to this advertisement or can be accessed via this link on Northside Partnership’s website.
Completed applications should be signed and posted to:
Northside Partnership CLG
Coolock Development Centre
Bunratty Drive, Coolock
Please also email a soft copy of the application form to Gemma Stoneley at: firstname.lastname@example.org