PART-TIME AREA COORDINATOR (MATERINTY COVER)
20 Hours per week (Monday to Wednesday with some evening work)
Based in the Limerick Office and working in the Field (covering Limerick, Clare and North Tipp)
Closing date for applications is Sunday 19 February 2023.
Maternity Cover (starting mid-April 2023 through to 2024)
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 both Face to Face and Online 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 Recovery within Grow 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.
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