Waterford Area Partnership Ltd., Westgate Park, Tramore Road, Waterford.

Tel: 051-841740, Email: info@wap.ie

Waterford Traveller CDP: Community Development Worker (Part-Time)

Waterford Traveller CDP: Community Development Worker (Part-Time)

Is seeking to appoint

A Part-time Community Development Worker (14.5 hours per week)

The role of the worker will be to:

  • Engage with and support the Traveller community in Waterford City through outreach and office based work
  • Support the Traveller community with their accommodation needs
  • Work to further the aims and objectives of WTCDP and deliver the work plan
  • Support the Traveller community to participate at various levels of local and national development structures as directed by Management

WTCDP is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such applications from members of the Traveller community are particularly welcome

Essential requirements for the job are:

  • A belief and good understanding of the principles of Community Development
  • Experience of working from a community development approach
  • Have a good understanding of the issues and structures that impact on the lives of Travellers and other marginalised or excluded groups in Irish society

Applicants will be short-listed

Please email letter of application with your C.V. by Thursday 30th November 2017 for the attention of
The Administrator, Waterford Travellers CDP to

Further information and job description available from WTCDP email

Canvassing will disqualify