Support Coordinator – ALONE Services
LOCATION - CHO9; Dublin North, Dublin North Central and Dublin North West.
ALONE support older people to age at home. We provide direct, frontline services to people aged 60 and over, through support coordination, befriending and support, housing with support, co-living, and the application of assistive technology. We have more than 2,000 volunteers and 140 plus homes for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. We have been awarded Quality Marks from Volunteer Ireland, the ISO, the Charities Regulator and the Housing Regulatory Standard.
You will hold responsibility for managing a comprehensive caseload to support and advocate for services for older people in and across all care settings, to enable and empower older people to age well at home. This role will focus on ALONE’s Support Coordination, Social Prescribing, Befriending and Support, Shared Living, and Housing with Support Services and Volunteer recruitment, training and support. Much of the time is spent outside the office, as the majority of this job is mobile working, and planning your own days.
During the COVID-19 response, you will be mainly working remotely from home and you will be provided with all equipment and devices to enable you to do this.
Skills and Background
This role is 35 hours per week, Monday to Sunday. These hours may be required to be worked in a variety of flexible patterns, e.g. 5 over 7 days, compressed hours or other flexible working patterns as required.
Regular travel and remote working is required with this role with adaptable working arrangements available to facilitate this flexibility.
This role will involve developing services across CHO9; Dublin North, Dublin North Central and Dublin North West.
Remote Induction and training will be carried out on commencement in role.
The salary scale offered for this position is €27,000 to €34,000, depending on experience.
Click Apply Now to send a copy of your CV along with a cover letter stating what interests you about working with Alone, the role and your availability to firstname.lastname@example.org. The closing date for applications is Friday, 15th of January 2021.
ALONE is an equal opportunity employer.
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