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Safer Internet Day at St. Cronans

February 5th, 2019

Safer Internet Day (SID) is an EU wide initiative to promote a safer internet for all users, especially young people. It is promoted in Ireland by the PDST Technology in Education and Web wise.

Therefore today in St. Cronans on Tuesday the 5th of February the group did various different learning activities based around “Together for a Better Internet” which is the theme for Safer Internet Day 2019.

The areas in which the group looked at were the internet safety awareness campaigns; internet safety, social media and our mobile phones. Over 100,000 young people across Ireland joined the celebrations last year and this year we wanted to be part of the celebrations in which we distributed #BeInCtrl wrist bands and being more educated around the area of internet safety.

St. Cronans CE Vacancies

September 11th, 2018

St. Cronans services have the following CE vacancies.

More details here.  www.cronans.ie/vacancies

 

St. Cronans Services ROOTS ABILITY Job Coach Required

July 26th, 2018

ROOTS ABILITY Job Coach

(Specified Purpose Fixed Term 33 month contract) 37 hours per week

POSITION NOW FILLED

St. Cronans Services have the following vacancies

June 25th, 2018

St. Cronans Services have the following vacancies

More details click here. http://www.cronans.ie/vanacies/

New Directions November 2017 Update

November 22nd, 2017

Please find attached a New Directions Bulletin from the HSE.  As you will see St. Cronans  are represented in the Mid-West and we will be seeking to be represented in the Midlands too.  We are also part of the community participation and social inclusion subgroup developing a plan for this topic nationally.

new-directions-bulletin-nov-2017

Red Unit’s visit to Tayto Park and Cuisle Holiday Centre

November 22nd, 2017

St Cronan’s Association’s Red Group Clients enjoying time in the sun on their weekend away at the Cuisle Holiday Centre, Donamon, Co Roscommon.

The Red Groups annual summer trip to Tayto Park

Red Group Social Project 2017

This year the Red Group  of St Cronans Services chose  to create a market stall as a project, the idea behind this was to allow the community to see some of the great work that the service users produce.

This took place at the local farmers market at Scart, Roscrea. Items for sale included vegtable plants,  flowers grown in the center garden, hanging baskets and flower tubs. Crafts included fairy houses picture frames, key holders, memo boards amongst many other items.

The market stall proved to be a great success with a lot of support from the local community.

HSE Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons at Risk of Abuse National Policy & Procedures

September 25th, 2017

St. Cronans services abides by the national policy and procedures on safeguarding vulnerable persons at risk of abuse adopted by the HSE.  A copy of the HSE safeguarding vulnerable persons at risk of abuse national policy & procedures is available on the link below.

 

HSE – SAFEGUARDING VULNERABLE PERSONS AT RISK OF ABUSE POLICY & PROCEDURES

St. Cronans has the following vacancy Support Worker

July 28th, 2017

Support Worker

CE Position

We currently have a vacancy for a Support Worker with a B licence in our Nenagh Service. The role involves assisting and Supporting Adults with Disabilities to participate in activities within the service and in the wider community.

The successful candidate will be provided with opportunities to undertake training to enhance their skill level and qualification and they will be supported to attain nationally recognised Certification. Garda vetting will be required.

If you are interested in becoming part of our team and qualify for the CE Scheme we would love to hear from you. Informal enquiries to Deirdre on 087 9772409.

 

St. Cronan’s Service Roscrea have a vacancy for a Support Worker.

July 25th, 2017

CE Position

We currently have a vacancy for a Support Worker with B driving Licence in our Roscrea service. The role involves assisting and Supporting people with disabilities to participate in activities within the service and in the wider community.

The successful candidate will be provided with opportunities to undertake training to enhance their skill level, qualifications and to attain nationally recognised Certification. Garda vetting will be required.

If you are interested in becoming part of our team we would love to hear from you.

Informal enquires to Deirdre on 087 9772409

 

Art Exhibition

July 7th, 2017

Art Exhibition

St. Cronans R.T. group are holding an Art Exhibition

‘The Wind, Rocks, and Water’

Located at Birr Library for the month of July and all are welcome to attend.

The group decided they would like to use rocks, sea shells and other natural materials in creating their pieces and they visited Dromineer to gather their pebbles and shells.

This project was very much enjoyed by the R.T. group and we hope you enjoy it too.