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Career Break Opportunities

Many  people come to a point in their lives when they might want to take a career break. They may look for a change or find that they look for a life more meaningful, than their present situation. Camphill can really benefit from people that bring life experience, a certain maturity and idealism. Talk to us regarding different opportunities, that exist.

We are particularly interested to hear from people with relavant or transferable experiences, such as social care, social work, farming, horticulture, crafts or other experience. Our communities will assist with training, supervision and mentoring to ensure that the new experience is a positive one.

Vacancies

Please Note Shortterm refers to vacancies with upto 1 year commitment

 

3 Lifesharing Live-In Male & Female - Short Term Volunteer Care Assistants From 01 Jul 2020

Camphill Community Grangemockler is looking for a number of enthusiastic individuals to come and volunteer in our Community. Please contact volunteer.grangemockler@camphill.ie for more information and an application form.


Persons, with a keen interest, or already engaged in, or completing a Social Care / Social Pedagogy course/degree or similar field is a distinct advantage. Previous personal or professional experience engaging with individuals with an Intellectual Disability will also be considered an advantage. Proficiency in spoken and written English is required, and you will be assessed as part of the application process. 

Period: Minimum 6 months Minimum Age 18 Salary: N/A
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For more info contact: Intaek Kim volunteer.grangemockler@camphill.ie

3 Lifesharing Live-In FEMALE CO WORKERS URGENTLY REQUIRED From 01 Aug 2020

We are looking for motivated, energetic and responsible volunteers interested in joining our life sharing community to live and work alongside adults with special needs.

You will join a vibrant young team of about 8 young adults between the ages of 18-24 from many different countries. The role involves living in a household in the community together with adults with special needs, supporting them in their day to day needs and work life. This role would best suit empathetic, caring and responsible people with a strong sense of commitment. Good English is essential and preference is given to those who can commit for the full year.

Please do get in touch with us personally to explore more about the role, we are very happy to answer any questions that you may have.

You can make contact by email or phone -

Contact Ben Gamble

on 00353 45 481597
or 00353 85 1311608.


A keen interest in adults with special needs is required. An interest in social care, art, music, farming/gardening, homemaking or a specific craft is an advantage. English language is a key requirement. Full training and induction into the role will be provided as well as mandatory external training. Reflective supervision is provided on a one to one basis at regular intervals.

Period: Minimum 1 year Minimum Age 18
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For more info contact: Ben Gamble admin.thebridge@camphill.ie 00353 45 481597 or 00353 851311608

2 Junior cowworker From 01 Aug 2020

We are interested to hear from enthusiastic young men and women who would like to spend a year sharing our community life in a small town near Kilkenny. Volunteers will join a house community supporting adults with a variey of needs. Some of those we support have high needs, including physical / intimate care and constant supervision. Others live in their own accommondation and need friends visiting regularly to support them as they manage their own lives. Our life is challenging for all, and very rewarding for those who engage and participate fully. Good English is essential, and it helps if you bring energy, initiative and humour! Our starting dates are flexible - in your application please answer these two additional questions. 1: when are you free to start? 2: how long do you wish to stay?


Induction and certified training will be provided as required by regulations. 

Period: Minimum 9 months Minimum Age 19
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For more info contact: callan@camphill.ie

Short term volunteers From 01 Aug 2020

Male and Female Volunteers We are always looking for motivated, energetic and responsible volunteers interested in joining our life sharing community to live and work alongside adults with special needs. You will join a vibrant young team of about 8 young adults between the ages of 18-24 from many different countries. The role involves living in a household in the community together with adults with special needs, supporting them in their day to day needs and work life. This role would best suit empathetic, caring and responsible people with a strong sense of commitment. Good English is essential and preference is given to those who can commit for the full year. Please do get in touch with us personally to explore more about the role, we are very happy to answer any questions that you may have. You can make contact by email or phone - Contact Ben Gamble on 00353 45 481597 or 00353 85 1311608.


A keen interest in adults with special needs is required. An interest in social care, art, music, farming/gardening, homemaking or a specific craft is an advantage. English language is a key requirement. Full training and induction into the role will be provided as well as mandatory external training. Reflective supervision is provided on a one to one basis at regular intervals.

Period: Minimum 1 year Minimum Age 18
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For more info contact: Ben Gamble admin.thebridge@camphill.ie 00353 45 481597 OR 00353 85 1311608

3 Volunteer Care Assistants From 01 Sep 2020

Camphill Dingle is looking for enthusiastic, motivated and responsible volunteers with an interest in Socialcare work and Social Pedagogic activities, also experience in Crafts, Music, organic farm and garden work and outdoor activities will add a great benefit to our Residential and Day Service.

 

Accommodation is sharing a small house with other volunteers and you will be volunteering 40 hours/week not more than 12 hours a day at different times during the days and evenings in Camphill Dingle Residential and Day Service.

 

 

Good spoken and written English Good communication skills Ability to work in a team

Period: Minimum 6 months Minimum Age 18
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For more info contact: Uta Jensen Volunteer.Dingle@camphill.ie +353 66 915 2512

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