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Jul 31 2019

Coworker

Co-Worker / Vocational

Minimum Age 18

Duration Minimum 1 year

We are looking for motivated, energetic and responsible volunteers interested in joining our life sharing community spread over a small seaside village. You will join one of our three small house communities, to live and work alongside adults with special needs and other volunteers 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.

Each household is guided by house-coordinators and offers a home to up to three residents with disabilities. Camphill Ballymoney operates a small garden, a basket-workshop, a felt workshop and a small coffee-shop. 

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 Claire McCreesh on volunteer.ballymoney@camphill.ie; +353 87 182 6510

A keen interest in adults with special needs is required. English language is a key requirement. Full training and induction into the role will be provided as well as mandatory external training. We look forward to hearing from you.

 

 



Jul 01 2019

textile worker

Day-Volunteer

Minimum Age 0

Duration Minimum 1 year

Are you interested in learning a textile craft? We are offering a vacancy for one motivated person to volunteer in our textile work-shop. You should be committed to learning how to felt and weave and be sociable and able to work under instruction as part of a team with very mixed abilities. The textile work-shop is part of Camphill Community Ballymoney. It aims to use locally sourced wool and other materials to produce a variety of items for the local market and on order.



None, but interest in persons with disabilities. Training in weaving and felt-making will be given.


Jul 01 2019

basket maker

Day-Volunteer

Minimum Age 0

Duration Minimum 9 months

Our basket workshop is offering a vacancy for a  sociable and responsible person looking for an opportunity to meet others. This is a day placement that will help you become a skilled basket maker. You should be friendly and outgoing and able to work under instruction as part of a local and international team with varying abilities.

Full training will be given and because of the complexity of this craft a commitment for a year is preferred. 

 



Contact Ballymoney

Address  Sea Road
Ballymoney
Gorey
Co. Wexford
Phone   +353 (0) 53 9425144 
Email  ballymoney@camphill.ie

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