Ballyfermot Suicide Prevention and Community Engagement (SPACE) Coordinator
The Ballyfermot Chapelizod Partnership is seeking to appoint to our team a person with a passion for and expertise in suicide prevention and the promotion of wellbeing.
The successful candidate will have a clear understanding of the various models of interventions for suicide prevention and how social and environmental issues including mental health have an impact on suicide in the wider community.
The successful candidate will have experience of at least 2 years working within social / community / homeless / drug / alcohol / rehabilitation / family support / mental health services and developing / coordinating work plans, training and communication strategies.
This person will be a self-starter with a strong ability to work on their own initiative, but to be equally able to work as part of a team and to incorporate feedback and consultation in their everyday work.The post holder will require excellent interpersonal skills and will be engaged in constructively developing relationships with a wide cohort of stakeholders. She/he will be aware of the social environments of the D10 area of Dublin as well as be conscious of the additional requirements associated with working with statutory agencies and the protection of public funds. They will be required to understand, accept and promote the social inclusion ethos of the Company as well as its remit to deliver the highest possible standard of service to its clients and the local community.