SAGE Seeking Advocates, Facilitators and Support People

Sage (Support and Advocacy Service for Older People) is currently recruiting volunteers to train as Sage Representative – Advocates and provide a service to older people in the following priority areas: Dublin North, Dublin South West and Kildare, Cork, Limerick and Mid-West, Galway, Cavan and Monaghan. 

Sage Representatives can work in a variety of care settings and in a number of roles including Advocate, Facilitator and Support Person. This recruitment round is focused on Advocates, however, you may wish to use this process to register your interest in other roles and areas as Sage will be recruiting again in 2015.

A FETAC accredited training programme will be provided for volunteers, along with ongoing support and supervision from core paid staff and other experienced Sage Representatives.

Closing date for applications is Friday 21st November 2014, and training begins in January 2015.

For more information and an application form please go to www.sage.thirdageireland.ie/recruitment where you can download a Recruitment Information Pack.

Michelle Rooney is in charge of the recruitment drive and can be reached directly on the below with any queries or questions.

Tel: + 353 (0)1 536 7332

Mobile: + 353 (0)86 1831428

Email: michelle.rooney@sage.thirdageireland.ie