Clare Youth Service: Vacancies x 3

Clare Youth Service

Clare Youth Service

Clare Youth Service, a voluntary youth work organisation, is the leading provider of youth work programmes and services to young people in the county. As part of the ongoing development of the organisation, applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the posts of:

  1. Youth Worker – (31 hours per week)

    • This post involves the delivery of a range of programmes for and with ‘at risk’ teenagers including;
      1. Youth led Youth Café,
      2. Youth Activity Groups – in the areas of arts, technology and drama.
      3. Personal Development Groups – building resilience and supporting improved mental wellbeing.

      Key requirements for this post include experience in working with teenagers. This post is based primarily in Ennis. A relevant third level qualification is essential.

  2. Youth Worker – Music Project Co-ordinator – (14 hours per week)

    • Use of music to support developmental work with young people – exploration of key issues and promotion of self-expression through music.
    • Use of the project to support personal, social and skills development.
      Key requirements include experience of working with young people and the ability to engage with them in a meaningful way. A relevant third level qualification is essential.

These posts are subject to ongoing funding

  1. Club Development Support Worker – Fixed term to end of December 2019 (14 hours per week)

    • This post involves supporting the development of existing and new clubs.
    • Providing training for new and existing volunteers.
    • Organising key events on the Club Calendar including competitions and community events.
      Key requirements include experience of working with young people and the ability to engage with them in a meaningful way. A relevant third level qualification is essential.

All posts involve substantial evening and weekend work.

Application forms, job descriptions and person specifications are available from mslattery@clareyouthservice.org or by phone 087 6341042

Interested persons must complete an application form and submit four hard copies to H.R. Manager, Clare Youth Service, Carmody Street, Ennis, Co. Clare.
Closing date for application Monday July 22nd.

Appointment is subject to Garda Vetting Short listing will apply
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
A panel may be formed from this process from which future sessional or part-time posts may be filled.

Please note that interviews will be held on July 26th

Clare Youth Service is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity.

Department of Children and Youth Affairs

Region: 

Co Clare

Expiry date: 

22/07/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

11/07/19