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Mental Health Recovery Support Worker (Kerry)

Role title: Mental Health Recovery Support Worker
Reporting to: Regional Mental Health Team Leader
Salary: €33,630 per annum
Contract type: Full time, 35 hours per week, fixed term 1-year contract
Location: This position would cover county Kerry with an office base in Tralee (The team member would be the sole person responsible for the Kerry region but will be part of a wider team that covers Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Clare and Tipperary North).

Purpose of role:

  • To promote and deliver the aims and objectives of Shine in accordance with strategic and operational plans.
  • To foster the Shine ethos and values.
  • Implement and practice the Shine Recovery and Engagement Model to empower people to manage their mental health recovery effectively.
  • The Mental Health Recovery Support Worker will work in the community with people who experience ongoing mental health difficulties and with people who are family/supporters.

Read or download the full job description and person specification for more information.

Application is by official Shine Application form ONLY. CV’s will not be accepted.

Send your completed Application Form in Microsoft Word or PDF format to In the subject field, please enter Mental Health Recovery Support Worker (Kerry).

Application Deadline: 12 noon, Monday 9th October 2023.


Conditions of Appointment: All offers of posts are subject to Garda Vetting approval and completion of HSELand Children First E-learning programme prior to commencement of employment.

Shine is an equal opportunities employer committed to promoting and maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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