Grow Mental Health are currently seeking to recruit:

Area Coordinator

15 Hours per Week (with the possibility of extending to 20 pending development)

Mayo Area

Closing date for Applications is Sunday 29 August 2021

Interviews to be held in Mid September 2021 

Grow Mental Health is Ireland’s largest community-based mental health organisation and has been helping people on the road to mental health recovery for almost 50 years.

We hold peer-support groups across Ireland each week. Grow groups follow a practical programme and provide mutual help and support to anyone experiencing mental health difficulties or struggling with their mental wellbeing. Meetings are free and confidential.

Besides weekly support meetings, Grow also holds free community education, workplace, carer, and young adult programmes.

This role is person centred.

The purpose of the role is to develop and maintain a network of Grow groups in the region known as an Area Coordination Unit.  This role has specific duties and boundaries and is one of working with, empowering and facilitating others to enable the development of leadership within membership and the wider GROW community, which provides support to those who have had or are suffering from, mental health challenges. Working with the NPC to ensure the quality of the Grow program within groups is adhered to it. The role involves building relationships and building awareness of, and the promotion of GROW within the wider community. Initiating fundraising activity and advocating for funding/financial support for GROW in your Area Coordination Unit.

For more details on Grow in Ireland visit our website www.grow.ie

Attached is a job description for the role.

Application is by CV and Cover Letter to Rachel [email protected]

Any queries relating to the role to [email protected] or contact Rachel, HR Administrator on 01-840 8236


Role Description