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Participation & Rights Education Officer- Outreach

Job description

Our client is seeking to applications for the role of Participation and Rights Education Officer (Outreach).

Key Responsibilities:

  • to deliver rights awareness raising and education workshops to schools and youth groups, including through the Irish language, primarily on an outreach basis. 
  • to deliver rights awareness and education seminars to third level students
  • to seek out opportunities and develop links with schools, youth groups, universities and third level colleges
  • to deliver rights awareness and education workshops in Direct Provision accommodation centres and ORACs

Essential:

  • a qualification of at least NFQ level 8 in a relevant discipline (such as children or humans rights, education, law, sociology, social policy, or political science);
  • experience of working directly with children and young people;
  • experience of facilitating education, training and/or participation and consultation activities, in particular for children and young people
  • ability/availability to travel within Ireland, including access to a car and a full driving licence
  • fluency in the Irish language

For further information please submit your CV to Shane in Sigmar Recruitment. The deadline for Applications is 12 noon on Monday the 9th of August. 

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