Turas is a Dundalk based community addiction service providing a range of supports to people with addiction. Our aim is to support people overcoming addiction to live healthy and meaningful lives.
Thanks to funding from Mental Health Ireland, we have been able to collaborate with the local HSE community mental health team to develop the new position of Dual Diagnosis Case Worker.
The post holder will liaise between Turas and local community based mental health services to provide support for clients with both addiction and mental ill health. The role will involve working cases in conjunction with other services and providing a wraparound service for each client in relation to their health and social care needs. The successful candidate will require some experience of working with people in addiction or mental health and be a self-starter capable of establishing and developing the role in the time frame available.
- Contract: 6 months with the possibility of extension depending on funding Hours: 3 days per week with flexibility over the days worked
- Salary: €19,000 for 3 days
- Annual leave: 22 days pro rata
- Location: Turas’s office in Dundalk
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This role offers a fantastic opportunity to develop this new role and work between Turas and local statutory mental health services.