Vacancies at CDA – Care taker

We are hiring!!

Receptionist for the Cork Deaf Association

Community Employment Programme 19.5 hrs

A Community Employment Participant is needed by Cork Deaf Association to caretake their premises in McCurtain Street.

Eligibility to participate on CE is generally linked to those who are 21 years or over and in receipt of a qualifying social welfare payment for 1 year or more or 18 years and over for certain disadvantaged groups. Your eligibility will have to be verified by the Department.

You can register your interest by selecting the ‘Register your interest’ button or you can contact a case officer in your local Intreo Centre.

Job Details –

Applicants should supply suitable character references and be prepared to complete a Garda vetting application form.


This is a developmental opportunity, no experience necessary. Accredited training will be provided to support your career.

Duties include:

  • Opening and closing the centre
  • Preparing meeting rooms for use
  • Testing equipment before use
  • Assisting the office cleaner as required
  • Maintaining the building and reporting faults.
  • Some evening work is required at certain times of the year, to facilitate night classes at the centre.

Whilst no experience is necessary for this position, it would best suit someone with DIY skills, physically able for a multi-story building, with an eye for what needs to be done and to organise solutions.


To apply, email with your name, and the number of the CE vacancy you are applying for, with the Subject: Nomination CES-(vacancy no.)

You will be checked for eligibility and nominated against the vacancy if eligible.

If you do not have email, then please ring your local Intreo office and a Case Officer will contact you. PPSN number will be required.