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Work with us – Community Health Worker

Cairde is currently seeking to recruit Community Health Worker (Community Employment Scheme).

The position will be based in Cairde offices at 19 Belvedere Place, Dublin 1.

This is a developmental opportunity, no experience is necessary. Accredited training will be provided to support your career.



Duties will include:

  • Supporting individuals and groups from ethnic minority communities to access health and related services;
  • Maintaining the health information and advocacy centre as directed
  • Engaging in outreach work in the community and participating in relevant training as directed;
  •  Networking and working in partnership with relevant statutory agencies, as appropriate;
  • Providing reception cover and administrative support, when required;
  • Maintaining accurate and up to date records and statistics of work.

Hours per week: 19.5

Closing date: 18th October
Start Date: 04/11/2013

No experience required

How to Apply

Please contact your local Department of Social Protection Employment Services/Intreo Office to check your eligibility and to apply for this vacancy quoting Job Reference Number ES-797132.

Eligibility to participate on Community Employment Scheme is generally linked to those who are 25 years of age or over and in receipt of an Irish social welfare payment for one year or more.

For more information please contact Tonya Myles, General Manager, Cairde at 01 8552111 or email

Watch Erica and Michael talking about their work in Cairde

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