Limerick Community Education Network: Development Worker (Part-Time)

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Limerick Community Education Network (LCEN) is a representative network of providers and supporters of community-based adult education in Limerick City. It is 25 years in existence and is recognized locally and nationally as a highly effective model of community collaboration in the field of adult education.

LCEN is pleased to invite applications (by application form only) for the position of Part-Time Development Worker in Community Based Adult Education in Limerick City (17.5 hours p.w). This is an opportunity to work in a dynamic sector and to be part of an established network.

Development Worker
Community - Based Adult Community Education

Main Duties

  • Promote the ethos and the concept of adult community education in the Regeneration areas of Limerick City.
  • Build the capacity of volunteer-led groups to organise and promote community education in their local communities.
  • Develop and implement outreach strategies to engage hard-to-reach learners with a view to increasing the participation rates of young adults and under-represented target groups.
  • Liaise with the range of education and training providers and all stakeholders (e.g. LCETB, PAUL Partnership, Limerick City and County Coulcil and HSE) in the provision of adult community-based education and training.
  • Actively support LCEN member organisations to participate in Citywide initiatives including festivals and Limerick Lifelong Learning events.
  • Support the development/implementation of relevant Quality Assurance procedures in community-based adult education.
  • This position is subject to Garda Vetting

For application pack, email recruitment@ololcsg.ie

Closing date for applications is 4pm Fri. Jan 25th 2019

Interviews will be held on Mon. Feb. 4th 2019

Limerick Community Education Network is an equal opportunities employer

Region: 

Limerick City

Expiry date: 

25/01/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

10/01/19