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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Career Opportunities

Start a career with Galway Simon. We employ over 140 people in full time, part time, CE scheme and relief panel roles. Our staff work across our Services, Charity Shops and administration functions. Galway Simon Community is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome job applications from all sections of the community.

View our career opportunities below through our jobs and CE vacancies.

Careers at Galway Simon

Housing Support Officer – Men’s High Support Service

Housing Support Officer – Men’s High Support Service

Location: Galway

Contract details: Specific Purpose Contract, 37 hours on average per week

The hours are worked on a four week rolling roster providing 24 hour cover to the service and are required to work ‘sleep-overs’ in accordance with the roster

Closing Date: 5pm, Sunday, 4th December 2022

Job Purpose: To act as a key member of staff, in a Men’s High Support residential service for clients with complex care and support needs within a low threshold harm reduction approach, in accordance with best practice within Trauma Informed Care.

How to Apply: All applications should be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form.  Application form and detailed job description can be obtained from www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to [email protected] by 5pm on closing date Sunday, 4th December 2022. If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email [email protected]

Housing Support Officer – Women’s High Support Service

Location: Galway City

Contract details: Permanent Contract – 39 hours per week

Closing Date: 5pm, Sunday, 11th December 2022

Job Purpose:

The provision and co-ordination of safe support services to individuals accessing the Galway Simon Community High Supported Residential Housing Services.

The successful candidate will work as part of a small team, coordinating the delivery of wrap around case management supports to people living in, and progressing from, the Women’s High Support Residential Service; with the aim of providing, emotional safety, effective move-on options and housing stability to enable sustainable independent living, personal development and community integration.

How to Apply: All applications should be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form.  Application form and detailed job description can be obtained from www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to [email protected], or by post to HR Dept, Galway Simon Community, 11 Sean Mulvoy Centre, Sean Mulvoy Road, Galway H91EAY0 by 5pm on closing date Sunday, 11th December 2022. If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email [email protected]

Relief Workers

Location: Galway Simon Community Residential and Community Support Services

Contract details: Relief Panel Contract, Hourly Rate

Closing Date: 5pm, Sunday, 11th December 2022

Job Purpose: The Relief Worker will be engaged on the authority of the Service Managers to provide short-term locum cover for planned and un-planned absences, in the supported housing and other services operated by Galway Simon Community.

How to Apply: All applications should be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form.  Application form and detailed job description can be obtained from www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to [email protected] by 5pm on closing date Sunday, 11th December 2022. If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email [email protected]

Housing Support Assistants

Location: Galway Simon Community Residential and Community Support Services

Contract details: Relief Panel Contract, Hourly rate

Closing Date: 5pm, Sunday 11th December 2022

Job Purpose:

Housing Support Assistant work across our residential and Community Support Services alongside our Housing Support Officers, delivering practical supports to clients as part of their overall support plan. The successful candidate will act as a key member of the Team, helping clients maximise their housing security or, supporting and preparing them for move on and independent living as appropriate.

The successful candidate will deliver practical supports,  the purpose of which will be to assist people in areas such as health and well- being,  self-care, personal administration, and home management as necessary.

How to Apply: All applications should be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form.  Application form and detailed job description can be obtained from www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to [email protected] by  5pm on closing date Sunday 11th December 2022 If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email [email protected]

Mobile Coffee Van Coordinator

Location: Galway City and surrounds.

Contract details: 2 Year Fixed Term Contract, 39 hours per week.

Closing Date: 5pm, Sunday 11th December 2022

Job Purpose:

To coordinate and run the day to day operation of the social enterprise mobile coffee van ensuring it is profitable and operating safely and within full compliance.

To support and coordinate the ongoing training & development of volunteers and staff.

How to Apply:

All applications should be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form. Application form and detailed job description can be obtained from www.galwaysimon.ie

Applications must be submitted to [email protected], or by post to HR Dept, Galway Simon Community, 11 Sean Mulvoy Centre, Sean Mulvoy Road, Galway H91EAY0 by 5pm on Sunday 11th December 2022.

If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email [email protected] 

Housing Support Assistant  – Women’s High Support Service

Location: Galway City

Contract details: Permanent contract, 32 hours per week on average over a 4-week rolling roster; plus 8 sleepovers over the 4 weeks.

Closing Date: 5pm, Sunday, 11th December 2022

Job Purpose:

To work as part of the core staff team in one of Galway Simon Community’s Residential Services. Housing Support Assistants work alongside our Housing Support Officer and Service Manager, delivering practical skills and emotional supports to clients as part of their overall agreed support plan.

The successful candidate will act as a key member of the team, ensuring the day-to-day safe running of the service and in supporting clients maximize their housing security, while supporting and preparing them for move on to independent living as appropriate.

 

How to Apply:

All applications must be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form which is available through our website at www.galwaysimon.ie

Applications must be submitted to [email protected] by 5pm on closing date on Sunday 11th December 2022

If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email [email protected]

Housing Support Assistant  – Women’s High Support Service

Location: Galway City

Contract details: Permanent contract, 32 hours per week on average over a 4-week rolling roster; plus 8 sleepovers over the 4 weeks.

Closing Date: 5pm, Sunday, 11th December 2022

Job Purpose:

To work as part of the core staff team in one of Galway Simon Community’s Residential Services. Housing Support Assistants work alongside our Housing Support Officer and Service Manager, delivering practical skills and emotional supports to clients as part of their overall agreed support plan.

The successful candidate will act as a key member of the team, ensuring the day-to-day safe running of the service and in supporting clients maximize their housing security, while supporting and preparing them for move on to independent living as appropriate.

 

How to Apply:

All applications must be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form which is available through our website at www.galwaysimon.ie

Applications must be submitted to [email protected] by 5pm on closing date on Sunday 11th December 2022

If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email [email protected]

HSO (Social Integration & Development)

Location: Galway City & Surrounds

Contract details: 2-year Full Time Fixed Term Contract – 39 hours per week

Closing Date: 5pm, Sunday, 28th August 2022

Job Purpose:

To support clients to integrate and participate fully and meaningfully in the community and wider society by developing socially valued roles and successful pathways into training, education and employment as aligns with the individual’s preferences, assets and personal development goals.

How to Apply: All applications should be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form.  Application form and detailed job description can be obtained from www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to [email protected] by  5pm on closing date 28th August 2022 If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email [email protected]

Have you ever wanted to get involved in a good cause? Galway Simon Community have the following vacancies in Galway City on our Community Employment (CE) Scheme:

Administrator – Outreach Service

CE Position | Galway Simon Office

Job Location: Galway Simon Community Office, 11 Sean Mulvoy Centre, Sean Mulvoy Road.

How to Apply: To register interest for this position, please contact Michelle Flannery, CE Supervisor on 087 1430489 or email [email protected]

Office Administrators

CE Position | Galway Simon Office

Job Location: Galway Simon Community Office, 11 Sean Mulvoy Centre, Sean Mulvoy Road.

How to Apply: To register interest for this position, please contact Michelle Flannery, CE Supervisor on 087 1430489 or email [email protected]

Maintenance Worker

CE Position |  Galway City.

Job Location:  Galway City.

How to Apply: To register interest for this position, please contact Michelle Flannery, CE Supervisor on 087 1430489 or email [email protected]

Shop Assistant

CE Position | Galway Simon Furniture & Fashion Shop

Job Location: Furniture Shop, Sean Mulvoy Road, Galway

How to Apply: To register interest for this position, please contact Michelle Flannery, CE Supervisor on 087 1430489 or email [email protected]

Shop Assistant

CE Position | The Simon Shop

Job Location: Charity Shop 18, Sea Road, Galway

How to Apply: To register interest for this position, please contact Michelle Flannery, CE Supervisor on 087 1430489 or email [email protected]

Day Care Assistants

CE Position | Residential Services, Galway.

Job Location: Residential Services, Galway

How to Apply: To register interest for this position, please contact Michelle Flannery, CE Supervisor on 087 1430489 or email [email protected]

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