Provider: Urrus/The Ballymun Youth Action Project
Address: Horizons Centre, Balcurris Road, Ballymun, Dublin 11
Contact: Gabrielle Gilligan
Title: Administrative Assistant
Telephone: 01 846 7980 / 01 842 5726
This programme is offered in response to the emerging skills, knowledge and practice needs of new and existing keyworkers in the drug and alcohol, homeless and broader social care sector. Urrús Keyworking, Care Planning and Case Management programme will give learners the opportunity to understand the systems of key working, care planning and case management within the National Drug Rehabilitation Framework.
Contents will include:
• Key Working – systems and processes.
• Care Planning – policy and practice.
• Case Management – framework and communications.
• Professional Boundaries – understanding and techniques
• Confidentiality and Case Notes – guidelines and application
• Reflective and Professional Practice – theories and practice
This training is for new or existing keyworkers, support workers and other practitioners in the drug and alcohol field and in the broader social care field. Applicants must have at least one level 5 module in addiction or in a related care sector field and be available to attend the programme as described.
It is essential that students have computer, internet access and email to engage with the course learning.
Applicants are required to complete an application form and attend an interview. Shortlisting may apply. For more information on the course, see the URRUS website http://www.byap.ie/urrus
URRÚS (Irish for “strength” or “confidence”) was founded in 1996, by the Ballymun Youth Action Project, to provide training in relation to drug misuse.