Youth Advocate Programmes Ireland: Locum Team Leaders for Cork & Limerick

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Do you think you have what it takes to manage a high-quality service for young people and their families?   Would you like to be part of a growing organisation, working with young people in a strengths based way?  If so, YAP Ireland has the following opportunity for an immediate start available:

Locum Team Leaders for Cork & Limerick Ref: SLTL0319 - 6-month contract

YAP Ireland have a vacancy for a Locum Team Leader covering Cork, Waterford, Wexford and Limerick regions. This post could be located in either Cork or Limerick but will have a requirement to travel to the other regions. We are also seeking to create a panel of Team Leaders for this region in 2019.

Youth Advocate Programmes Ireland provides intensive, needs led support services that work to improve the lives of young people and their families in their community: 

The Team Leader will manage the provision of direct services to clients and their families who are referred to the programme.  You will manage a team of direct service staff (Advocates) and ensure that all clients receive an appropriate and high quality service.

Successful Candidates will have a Degree in Social Care or similar field; have at least 3 years of direct work with children and at least 2 years experience of managing and supervising staff/ volunteers in the social care sector.

To apply for this position please fill out the online application form by clicking on the following link -

and selecting the code SLTL0319.

For further information or to download a Job Description and Person Specification please click on this link

Closing date for receipt of application forms is: 18th March 2019

First stage interviews will take place on 27th March 2019 with second stage interviews scheduled to take place on 2nd April 2019

If you are selected for interview you will need to be available on these dates to attend at YAP Ireland Limerick Office

Only completed applications will be accepted, CV’s will NOT be accepted.

If you encounter any difficulty, please email


Cork or Limerick

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