Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Vacancy for Programme Co-ordinator for Transitional Training Programme

The Bridge & Grangebeg Camphill Communities are looking for a PROGRAMME CO-ORDINATOR for their Transitional Training Programme for School - Leavers with a Learning Disability.
# Have you got experience in working with young adults with a learning disability?
# Do you get excited by supporting people to reach their potential and make the transition from school to adulthood?
# Do you have some experience in teaching or coaching?
The ideal candidate would have experience and skills in the following areas:
- Experience with Challenging behaviour, Autism and Learning Disability and Self Advocacy
- Experience with Educational programmes for learning disability and modular delivery of learning outcomes
- Job coaching and facilitating community placements
- Literacy / numeracy work
- Experience with Life skill coaching
- Interest in art crafts drama music sport or PE
- Good Time Management skills
- Ability to encourage and energise others
- Be interested in The Values and Ethos of the Camphill Approach.
- Full Cleaning Driving Licence
This post is subject to Garda Vetting
Hours: The post is part-time for 20 -24 hours per week with occasional extra hours when required for holiday cover. This role will require flexible approach to working hours.
Rate: 16 Euro per hour
Contract: Permanent
For more details contact Ben Gamble, The Bridge Camphill Community, Main Street, Kilcullen.
Phone 045 / 481597 or e-mail thebridge@camphill.ie
For a detailed job description & person specification AND TO APPLY ON-LINE please visit:
Closing Date for applications will be the 5th August 2015