Vacancy: SPECS Transition Development Worker

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Bray Area Partnership (BAP) is seeking applications for the position of SPECS Initiative Transitions Development Worker (part-time 20 hours a week). Click HERE to see a job description.

Bray Area Partnership (BAP) is the lead body in a consortium of local community projects and statutory agencies developing the SPECS Initiative, which focuses on evidence based early intervention and prevention work with families to achieve better outcomes for children.

The initiative is funded under the Government’s Area Based Childhood (ABC) Programme, through Tusla Child and Family Agency.

SPECS takes a positive, strengths based approach to supporting families and engaging with other agencies.

This is a new position within SPECS. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, flexible team player, with excellent communication skills and experience of working using evidence-based approaches with children and families in early years or school settings.

Candidates should submit a CV and letter of application outlining relevant experience to or the postal address below. Short-listing may apply and a panel may be formed.

Closing date for applications is Friday the 11th January 2019.

Contact SPECS office for more information by phone on 01-2116481 or email

For more information on SPECS visit or

Unit 1 Bri Chualann Court
Adelaide Road
Co Wicklow
01 2116481