West Cork Development Partnership wishes to recruit a SUPERVISOR (Full Time Position)
A new work initiative, “Tús – Community Work Placement”, will provide short-term quality and suitable working
opportunities for people who are unemployed while at the same time carrying out a broad range of services of benefit to the community and in a variety of community settings.
Applicants must be:
continuously unemployed for at least 12 months and “signing” on a full-time basis, and
In receipt of a Jobseekers Payment from the Department of Social Protection for at least 12 months (including Jobseekers Benefit), and in receipt of Jobseekers Allowance at time of application.
Conditions of Work
Required to work 39 hours a week,
A probationary period of at least six months will apply,
Initial contract will be for a one year period and can be renewed
subject to satisfactory performance and the continued funding of Tús.
The role will involve:- Assist in the identification of work placements in community
organisations and settings
Promotion and administrative support of the scheme
The supervision of participants, including monitoring time and attendance
Maintaining appropriate records in both written and computerised formats
Supervision of compliance with health and safety requirements
Setting, managing and monitoring work schedules and attaining targets
Delivery on work-specific training
Managing the output of the participants to match the expectations of West Cork Development Partnership and the communities benefiting from the programme
Coaching and assisting in the career progression needs of the participants
Other duties required for the orderly operation of Tús.
the eligibility requirements of Tús
to work as part of a team
ability to relate to and support participants
of community activities and work
standard of education
communication and inter-personal skills
of general maintenance
Please forward a full CV together with a letter of application to: Arran O
Driscoll, West Cork Development Partnership, West Cork Technology Park,
Clonakilty, Co. Cork by close of business Wednesday, 25th of April 2012. Further details can be
obtained from Arran O Driscoll at 02388/34035 & email@example.com
West Cork Development Partnership is an equal opportunities employer.