Application deadline: Friday 18 August, 5pm.
Cavan County Council intends to fill the position of Project Facilitator (Peace IV) post on a 2 year specific purpose contract basis. (subject to funding).
This project will enhance the capacity of children and young people to form positive relationships with others irrespective of their background. It will support their development to make a positive contribution to a more equal society. The various arts practices that the young people will engage in will encourage them to think and question beyond their own community and experience. Young people who have experiences in the arts and this will build on their awareness of the literal, visual, dramatic, aural and a range of multi disciplinary symbols.
The project will enhance self confidence and self awareness leading to respect for self and others. The project will enhance problem solving through developing visual, literal, aural and spatial awareness by this sustained approach. It will support a greater understanding of diversity. It will develop community relations through engagement work that includes workshops, events and exhibitions in community contexts.
Each candidate must on the latest date for receipt of completed application forms have:
• A recognised professional qualification in Arts or Community Practice with a minimum of two years work experience
A good standard of general education with five years work experience in Arts or Community Practice
• Experience of working with young people in formal and informal environments
• hold a current class B Drivers Licence and have access to own car
Remuneration will be €41,213 per annum.
2 Year Specific Purpose Contract.