Thursday, 21 January 2016

Gateway Project Worker CE position online

Gateway is advertising for a new Project Worker CE position which might be of interest.  Please feel free to circulate and see for further details. Deadline for applications via Intreo  is 5pm on 4th February 2016. Attached is the job spec with job reference: ES-1007696 and information on Community Employment (CE) schemes. 

If interested in applying, it is very important that applicants first check their eligibility with their local INTREO office (local social welfare office) beforehand as not everyone is eligible for Community Employment (CE)– list of offices here: advise that applicants also check with social welfare to find out how a change to a CE payment would affect entitlements and secondary benefits like living alone allowance etc.

How do I apply?
First Steps:
1. Read the information attached to this email to understand what Gateway is looking for in a new Project Worker.
2. Check for the Project Worker for Gateway Mental Health Association advert (CE Scheme is Bluebell Women’s Group, Supervisor is Siobhan Parnell).
3. Make a note of the JOB REFERENCE CODE: ES-1007696
4. Contact INTREO and arrange a meeting with the Employment Services Officer and ask them to put you forward for referral to the CE Scheme Sponsor. (a list of these offices are here:
    Only candidates on the referral list will be requested to submit a current CV and cover letter for shortlisting for interviews.

Follow On Steps:
    Shortlisting will be done on the basis of the letter of application and CV in accordance with the job spec.
    Interviews will take place in mid February.
    If successful, the new Project Worker will start on the scheme once Garda Vetting has been processed – the successful person can choose to start earlier by volunteering if they wish as Garda Vetting takes approximately 6-8 weeks.

Please approach the local employment service for help needed with CVs and application letters - they can be very helpful and supportive ( )

Best wishes and good luck to everybody interested.  


Department of Social Protection - Head Offices List
Services: Longford Social Welfare Services
Government Buildings, Ballinalee Road, Longford.
Opening Hours: 9.30am - 4.00pm
Tel: (043) 3340000 / (01) 704 3000
>Invalidity Pension
> Disablement Benefit
> Carer's Allowance
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Aras Mhic Dhiarmada
Store Street, Dublin 1.
Tel: (01) 6797777
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Dept. of Social Protection
McCarter's Road, Ardarvan, Buncrana, Co. Donegal.
Lo-Call: 1890690690 (Republic of Ireland only)
If calling from outside Ireland, Please call (01) 4715898
> Maternity Benefit
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Department of Social Protection, Shannon Lodge, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.
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St Alphonsus Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth.
Tel: (042) 9392600
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Gandon House
Amiens Street, Dublin 1
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Goldsmith House
Pearse Street, Dublin 2.
Tel: (01) 7043000
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Social Welfare Services
St. Oliver Plunkett Road, LetterKenny, Co. Donegal
> Child Benefit - Lo-Call: 1890400400
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Oisin House
212-213 Pearse Street, Dublin 2
> Scope (insurability of Employment) (01) 6732585
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Social Welfare Services
College Road,
Telephone Lo-Call: 1890 500000 or (071) 9157100 (from Northern Ireland or overseas)
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> Information Services Lo-Call: 1890 662244
OPFP or your Local Social Welfare Office ~ Contact your Local Comunity Welfare Officer
Where the deceased person was in receipt of a payment from SWS, Sligo or was a qualified adult or a qualified child.
Social Welfare Services
Goverment Offices, Cork Road, Waterford
Tel: Waterford (051) 356000/(01) 7043000
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> Special Collection
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