Jobcare Team

WP JC full time team Sept 2015

Co-Founder and Chief Executive

Paul Mooney is Jobcare’s Co-Founder and Chief Executive.  He has been in the leading role since 1994 and is the pivotal figure to our ethos, effective client relations, and to spearheading the organisation’s innovative response to changing social needs. Paul was awarded a Level Two Award by Social Entrepreneurs Ireland in 2007 as a recognition of his innovative approach to addressing unemployment amongst ex-offenders in Jobcare’s Trasna programme.

Client Training Team

Niamh Brady is Jobcare’s Training Manager with overall responsibility for Jobcare’s training programmes and Resource Room services.  She leads the Jobclub training teams for the Jobseekers Course, Employment Preparation Course and Jobnet.

Niamh is supported on the Jobclub team by Catherine Sweetman, Jobclub Advisor; Hannah Gamble, Jobclub Advisor; Michael Molloy, Jobclub Advisor; Jamie Power, Jobclub Advisor; Tony Keane, IT Manager and David Cullen, Training Co-ordinator for the computer courses.

Community Employment Work Programme

There are three Supervisors on Jobcare’s Community Employment Work Programme team with responsibility for the care, progression and oversight of the Community Employment programme participants, including the Trasna work programme for ex-offenders. These are Derek Switzer, Josephine Enright and Róisín Ní Cheallaigh.

Chief Executive Support Team

Declan Doran is Jobcare’s Accounts Manager responsible for the organisation’s Accounts Department, and he supervises accounts trainees on the work programmes.

Gillian Brennan is the Process Development Manager  and works on strategic planning and special projects internal to Jobcare, as well as Board administration. Gillian is also a Jobcare Director.

Helena Goss is the Resourcing and Communications Manager and works on external communications, marketing, media and fundraising activities. Helena also works as Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive.

Peter Johnson is Jobcare’s Business Liaison Manager and Jobnet Regional Support Manager. Peter is also a Jobcare Director.

Jobcare Directors

Suzanne Hickey, Company Secretary
Andrew Hunter, Chairman
Richie Somerville
Gillian Brennan
Peter Johnson
Paul Rothwell