Job Opportunity: Tús Supervisor

 newspaper_02Job title:                           Tús Supervisor

 Location:                          Avondhu Blackwater Partnership

Reporting to:                   C.E.O

 Responsible for:              Managing a team of 20 Tús scheme participants across a wide geographical area (Fermoy, Blarney, Mallow) in line with both organisational policy and the requirements of the Tús Scheme.

 General Key Responsibilities: To animate and support communities in devising appropriate work placement plans;

  • To schedule, supervise, support and manage participants, in partnership with local community groups;
  • To schedule programmes of work and projects in partnership with local community groups;
  • To develop and maintain a good working relationship with each community liaison officer;
  • To maintain community project records;
  • To match participants to suitable work programmes;
  • To establish and maintain an effective system of communications with all scheme participants;
  • To ensure that appropriate administrative systems are in place and communicated to all relevant staff;
  • To recruit participants and to manage all associated administration, in conjunction with the Tús Supervisors and C.E.O;
  • To produce regular progress reports for the C.E.O;
  • To make recommendations on materials and to monitor and record material use for their scheme;
  • To operate within the materials budget allocated;
  • To organise, with the Tús Supervisors and C.E.O, the matching of participants to work programmes, based on their skills, knowledge and geographical location;
  • To ensure that all Tús work done complies with both organisational and statutory health and safety regulations and legislation.
  • Any other duties commensurate with the post.


Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria as follows:

  • In receipt of Jobseeker’s Payment from the Department of Social Protection for at least 12 months (including Jobseekers Benefit), and
  • In receipt of Jobseekers Allowance at time of application, and
  • Fully unemployed

Candidate must have full clean driving licence

Please forward a full CV and letter of application to:  Tús Supervisor, Avondhu Blackwater Partnership Ltd, The Showgrounds, Fermoy, Co. Cork or no later than 5pm on Tuesday the 22nd  February 2013.

Further details can be obtained by calling 025-33411.

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership Limited is an equal opportunities employer.  A panel may be formed through this competition.



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