Southill School Completion Programme: Project Worker

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The School Completion Programme is a Department of Children and Youth Affairs initiative that aims to have a significant positive impact on levels of pupil retention in primary and post-primary schools. The appointed Project Worker will work with the project’s in-school, out-of-school, after-school and holiday supports and programmes.

The successful applicant will have:

  • A recognised third level qualification in any of the following:
    Youth/Community/Education/social sciences/Early years or related discipline.
  • A minimum of one year’s paid or voluntary experience of working with children and young people-at risk in a supportive environment.
  • Proficient at planning, implementing and evaluating programmes.
  • Experience of working collaboratively with agencies.
  • Proficient IT skills, report writing, data collection etc.
  • A strong understanding of the principles of community development.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately to children across the target group age range.
  • Communication and facilitation skills/group work.
  • The ability to plan and deliver educational/developmental/recreational programmes to individuals and groups.
  • A full, clean driving licence and use of car.

This is a full time, fixed term contract until July 2019 subject to funding. Payment in accordance to Department of Children and Youth Salary scales.

Job description available by request to lorraine.oconnor@scp.ie
Applications form and cover letter by post only to:
Chairperson
Southill School Completion Programme
Gaelscoil Sheoirse Clancy
Roxboro, Limerick

Closing date & time for applications 12noon on Wednesday 24th of October 2018.

Funded by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs

Region: 

Limerick

Expiry date: 

24/10/18

Date Entered/Updated: 

10/10/18
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