Traveller Health Support Worker

Closing date: 
10 Aug 2017
To work with Travellers and relevant health service providers to implement effective health programmes in greater Belfast. To increase the health and wellbeing of the Traveller Community in Greater Belfast.

 Bryson An-Munia Tober requires a;

Traveller Health Support Worker

(Ref: A/THSW/B/101)

 

19 hours per week

Fixed Term until 31st March 2018

£9 per hour

Belfast

 

Job Purpose:

 

To work with Travellers and relevant health service providers to implement effective health programmes in greater Belfast.

To increase the health and wellbeing of the Traveller Community in Greater Belfast.

 

 

Essential Criteria:


  • 6 months paid / unpaid experience working with Travellers
  • Knowledge and understanding of Traveller culture
  • Knowledge of the immediate Health needs of the Traveller community
  • Working in a flexible way including working occasional evenings or weekends, if required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Powerpoint

 

Desirable Criteria:


  • GCSE English and Maths at Grade C and above (or equivalent)
  • Current full UK driving licence and access to a car, or other form of transport

 

Application:

 

For more information, a full Job description and person spec, or to obtain an application pack, please contact the Human Resources Department, Tel: 028 90 347749 or email: [email protected]

 

Application packs are also downloadable for external candidates from https://bryson.erecruit.co.uk or they have the option to apply online.

 

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is

Thursday 10th August 2017 @ 5pm.