Job Opportunity with Irish Community Care

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Irish Community Care is a charitable company whose aim is to ensure well informed,
empowered and vibrant Irish communities in the Northwest. We are recruiting a dynamic
individual with a track record community engagement to join our forward thinking team.


Community Engagement Worker (Cheshire East)
This is a new post funded by through NHS Charities Together. The postholder will be
working with Cheshire Halton & Warrington Race & Equality Centre (CHAWREC) and
Pathways to deliver a joint project called ‘Transforming community engagement with Black,
Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities.

The project focuses on access to primary care for BAME communities in Cheshire East. It will encourage understanding of BAME communities who experience difficulties accessing primary care services, developing ways to assist them overcoming any obstacles they encounter, enabling them to access wider NHS services.

The postholder at ICC will engage particularly with Gypsy, Irish Traveller and
other Traveller communities


Hours: Part time 22.5 hours per week
Contract: Fixed Term 18 months initially Salary: 23175 per annum pro rata 22.5 hours
The posts are ideally suited to candidates living in or near to this area as daily travel in
Cheshire East will be required.


Irish Community Care is an equal opportunities employer. We particularly welcome
applications from people who identify as belonging to a minority group.


For informal discussion contact Breege McDaid or Win Lawlor on 0151 2373987
For an application pack please contact admin@irishcc.net


All applicants are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check
Closing Date: Monday 16 May 2022