Rialto Youth Project: Community Youth Worker

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Rialto Youth Project

The Rialto Youth Project, founded in the early 1980’s, has established a reputation for developing innovative and creative youth work processes and is now looking to fill a position with people of leadership and vision.

Respect for the innate abilities and life experiences of young people inform a range of working methodologies and programme responses through the arts, sports/ cultural and recreational processes - among others – which are designed to suit the individual needs of young people and in particular those most at risk

The Project aims to provide a comprehensive youth service, supporting community development and realising social change in the wider society

The Project invites applications for the following full time post:

Community Youth Worker

The ideal candidate will have a real commitment to the ethos and values of the project and fit one of the following three profile requirements:

  • A professionally endorsed qualification in youth and community work is essential + 2 years experience of working with young people at risk is desirable
  • An equivalent professional qualification or degree + 2 years full time experience of working with young people at risk is essential
  • Worked as a full time youth worker without formal qualifications for at least 3 years – essential

In addition to the above the candidate will need to demonstrate a strong knowledge and understanding of youth work; have a proven track record of relevant experience and possess a range of practical skills and attributes suited to the particular needs and challenges of the Rialto Youth Project as it currently operates

Application form available from paula@rialtoyouthproject.net or contact Paula Carroll 01-4531638 .


Salary Scale CDYSB Salary Scale
Closing Date: 5pm on Friday, 15th March 2019
Shortlisting will apply
Interviews to be held on: Thursday, 28th March 2019

The above position is funded by the Health Service Executive.

The successful candidate will be required to complete the Garda Vetting process.


Dublin 8

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