Archways: Community Development Worker - Area Based Childhood Programme

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Archways are seeking to recruit an Area Based Childhood Programme: Community Development Worker

The Community Development Worker will be responsible for:

  • Establishing contact with individuals and groups in local communities especially disadvantaged communities within the Blue Skies Initiative catchment area, namely in particular Adamstown, Lucan.
  • Supporting the local community in Adamstown in collective action to address local issues by promoting the programme available through the Blue Skies Initiative
  • Linking individuals and groups in disadvantaged communities to resources and supports available through Blue Skies Initiatives and other service providers
  • Promoting social inclusion in local communities through effective use of community development principles and practice

Please see job description attached below.

  • It is essential that the applicant hold a relevant third level qualification in some or any of the following: Community Development, Youth Work, Social Sciences, Education or a related field and have a minimum of three years’ experience in community development.

The post is full-time (35 hours per week) for a fixed period of 1 year

The closing date for receipt of applications 5pm 25th March 2019

Applications by CV should be sent to


Clondalkin, Dublin 22

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