Kerry Deaf Resource Centre Update 02.07.12

RATH CEMETERY ANNUAL MASS
Rath Cemetery Annual Mass will be held on Wednesday 11th July at 7.30pm.

Sign language interpreting will be provided at the mass. Our thanks to the
organizers for continuing to provide access to the Deaf community.

VACANCY: MANAGER OF DEAF VILLAGE IRELAND
Deaf Village Ireland is looking for a manager. If you are interested in
applying for this job, please send an up-to-date CV with a letter of
application explaining why you are the most suitable person for the job.

The position is full time and the ideal candidate will:

– Be able to communicate effectively in written English and Irish Sign
Language
– Have good information technology skills
– Be well organised and an effective coordinator and problem solver
– Be able to work with a variety of groups and organisations
– Have experience in managing a facility
– Have some knowledge of health and safety legislation
– Have at least 3 years’ experience in a management role

The closing date for applications is strictly 5pm Tuesday 10th July 2012.
You can email your CV and letter of application to
deafvillageirelandjobs@gmail.com or post them to The Chairperson,
Deaf Village Ireland, c/o 40 Lower Drumcondra Rd, Drumcondra, D9.

If you require any further information about the position you can contact
Deaf Village Ireland by text/phone on 087 675 3475 or see their website:
www.deafvillageireland.ie/employment.

CORK DEAF ASSOCIATION’S FAMILY FUN DAY
It’s that time of year again with loads of summer activities being organised
by the Deaf Community all over the country!

Starting with Cork Deaf Association’s Family Fun Day, which is on next
Saturday 7th July from 12-5pm at St. Colombas School, Douglas. Admission is
10 euro per family. A fun day with games and activities for the whole
family!

For more information contact Susan O’Callaghan at CDA by fax/text:
0214506190 or email: susan@corkdeaf.ie.

SHARING THE JOURNEY: A SUMMER PROJECT WITH A DIFFERENCE!

Summer Project Overview 2012.pdf

Sharing the Journey is an independent organisation established by parents of
d/Deaf and hard of hearing children.

Sharing the Journey’s Summer Project will be held at The Resource Centre,
Marian Campus, Cabra, Dublin from 9th July–3rd August 2012. To book a place
contact Theresa on 087 916 3168. The Summer Project Programme runs offers
children aged 5–12 years the opportunity to learn Irish Sign Language (ISL)
while enjoying activities such as performing arts, sports, creative writing
and outings.

Each week has a different theme aimed at different age groups and all are
open to d/Deaf, hard of hearing and hearing children/teenagers. All
teachers, workshop presenters and youth leaders are Garda vetted and have
completed Child Protection and Deaf awareness training. Activities are
presented bilingually (ISL/English).

IRISH DEAF SOCIETY: SUMMERFEST
Irish Deaf Society’s SummerFest will be on 22nd July 2012. Fun and games
guaranteed! Get involved with different kinds of activities and much more.
All welcome to this event and it is open to all Deaf/HOH children, adults,
families and friends.

For more information contact the Irish Deaf Society at
info@irishdeafsociety.ie or check their website – www.irishdeafsociety.ie-
or follow them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/IrishDeafSociety

OUR CONTACT DETAILS:
Kerry Deaf Resource Centre
4 Gas Tce, Tralee

Mobile (text): 087 633 4687
E-mail: kdrc@eircom.net

www.kerrydeaf.com
www.facebook.com/kerrydeaf

Fax: 066 712 0386
Tel: 066 712 0399