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Jun 01 2018

Short-term volunteer, social care worker

Co-Worker / Vocational

Minimum Age 20

Duration Minimum 1 year

Do you come from a nursing background? We are offering one placement for a motivated young woman who is interested in care work and wishes to experience our life-sharing community spread over a small seaside village. You will join one of our three small house communities, where you share responsibilities with two other volunteers from many different countries. Each household is guided by house-coordinators and offers a home to up to three residents with disabilities. Camphill Ballymoney operates a small garden, a basket-workshop, a felt workshop and a small coffee-shop all of which have vacancies arising in the near future. Good English is essential, craft skills are welcome but full training will be given. Sign language is part of our ongoing training. Preference is given to those who can commit for the full year and who are 21 years or over.



Jun 01 2018

Care support worker

Co-Worker / Vocational

Minimum Age 20

Duration Minimum 1 year

We are offering a placement for one young man, who wishes to experience our life-sharing community spread over a small seaside village. Your home will be one of our three small houseswhere you share responsibilities with two other volunteers from many different countries. Each household is guided by house-coordinators.  As a member of a team you will support two persons with varying levels of independence.

Camphill Ballymoney operates a small garden, a basket-workshop, a textile workshop and a small coffee-shop all of which have vacancies arising in the near future. Good English is essential, craft skills are welcome but full training will be given. Sign language is part of our ongoing training. Preference is given to those who can commit for the full year and who are 21 years or over.



You will learn to use sign language to communicate with others.


Apr 01 2018

short-term volunteer/shop-keeper

Co-Worker / Vocational

Minimum Age 0

Duration Minimum 3 months

We are offering one Short-term placement for a motivated young person who wishes to take a central role in our small craft and coffee shop whilst experiencing our life-sharing community spread over a small seaside village.

This vacancy is for the summer months in particular with the option of extending your stay if wanted.

You should have an outgoing friendly personality with an interest in others and a preference for a lifestyle favouring organic produce. Good spoken English is essential.  Preference is given to those who are 21 years or over.

Your task will be to become a central part of the coffee-shop team, and you will be serving customers from 10am to lunchtime five days a week. Barrista training will be given as well as training to order supplies and look after all aspects of the running of the shop. 

You will join one of our three house communities, where you share responsibilities with the other volunteers. Like all the other households in the community your home will be guided by a house-coordinator. She will train you to support a resident on her path towards independent supported living. Camphill Ballymoney operates a small garden, a basket-workshop, a felt workshop and a small coffee-shop and volunteers from all over the world join us to support the residents with disabilities in our community.



Apr 01 2018

shop-keeper

Day-Volunteer

Minimum Age 16

Duration Minimum 3 months

Are you a sociable and responsible person looking for an opportunity to meet others? We are offering a vacancy for one motivated person to volunteer in our craft and coffee-shop. You should be friendly and outgoing and able to work under instruction as part of a local and international team. The coffee-shop is part of Camphill Community Ballymoney. All personnel are linked to the ethos of the community and are happy to inform customers about Camphill by selling crafts produced in the Irish communities. An interest in health-foods and local initiatives is welcome.



Prior experience in coffee-shops is welcome, but barrista training will be given.


Apr 01 2018

textile worker

Day-Volunteer

Minimum Age 0

Duration Minimum 1 year

Are you interested in learning a textile craft? We are offering a vacancy for one motivated person to volunteer in our textile work-shop. You should be committed to learning how to felt and weave and be sociable and able to work under instruction as part of a team with very mixed abilities. The textile work-shop is part of Camphill Community Ballymoney. It aims to use locally sourced wool and other materials to produce a variety of items for the local market and on order.



None, but interest in persons with disabilities. Training in weaving and felt-making will be given.


Mar 01 2018

homemaker/ housecoordinator

Employed

Minimum Age 0

Duration Minimum 1 year

We are offering the position of house coordinator in one of our our small households. You will be trained to coordinate a small team of guest volunteers and employees who support two residents with disabilities in all their every day needs. After your successful induction you will be responsible for the overall running of the household and may be tasked to introduce a new resident to our small seaside community.  



Prior experience in the area of disabilities a must. For further details see 

 

 


Mar 01 2018

basket maker

Day-Volunteer

Minimum Age 0

Duration Minimum 9 months

Our basket workshop is offering a vacancy for a  sociable and responsible person looking for an opportunity to meet others. This is a day placement that will help you become a skilled basket maker. You should be friendly and outgoing and able to work under instruction as part of a local and international team with varying abilities.

Full training will be given and because of the complexity of this craft a commitment for a year is preferred. 

 



Contact Ballymoney

Address  Sea Road
Ballymoney
Gorey
Co. Wexford
Phone   +353 (0) 53 9425144 
Email  info@camphillballymoney.ie

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