July 2020: Meitheal Mara is currently recruiting for four different CE (Community Employment) positions.

Workshop Assistant:
This vacancy is ideal for those with an interest in woodworking/carpentry. This position is based in Cork City Centre. Duties include building and repairing of traditional wooden boats, ensuring hand tools and fixed tools are well kept and stored correctly, ensuring workspace is kept clean and tidy, maintaining boatyard and following Health & Safety rules. Ideally, we are looking for someone with some experience in woodworking. More info

Water Activities Assistant:
Duties include organising and helping with group rowing activities, storing boat supplies (life jackets, oars, wet suits, etc.) Light administration duties including managing and filing group documents. Ideally, we’d like someone who has some water confidence and also some computer experience. More info

Administration Assistant:
Duties to include general accounts including payments and receipts book; Answering calls; Filing, photocopying, scanning of various files; Other ad hoc general office duties. Skills in computer packages required (e.g. Microsoft Excel, Word, internet, and email). A good standard of oral and written English required. Applicants must supply suitable character references. More info

Duties to include cleaning and caretaking of canteen, toilets, offices, hall, and stairs. Maintaining hygiene standards. Maintaining stocks of canteen and cleaning supplies. Assisting in the management of bins, waste, and recycling. Other duties may be assigned as required. More info

To apply:

Please contact your local DEASP Employment Services/Intreo Office to check your eligibility and to apply for this vacancy.  Vacancy Reference Number will be required.  Eligibility to participate on CE is generally linked to those who are 21 years or over and applicants must also be in receipt of a qualifying Irish social welfare payment for 1 year or more.

For further details or assistance with your application please contact Catherine – 021 4316813 or email: corkarts1@gmail.com