Clare Youth Service: Youth Worker & Youth Drugs Worker

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Clare Youth Service & Youth Work Ireland

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 following posts.

Post 1 - Youth Worker Full time (38.5 hours per week)

This post is subject to ongoing funding

The successful candidate will be an experienced, dynamic and committed individual who will deliver the work plan of this project. This post involves significant work on evenings and weekends including outreach in Ennis and other areas in the wider Shannon region. This is a targeted project working with young people aged 13 to 24 years of age.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • A relevant third-level qualification
  • Experience of, and the ability to engage young people in an outreach setting
  • A proven ability and commitment to devising, delivering and evaluating innovative and effective approaches and programmes to reach and engage the target group

This post involves significant work on evenings and weekends
This post is funded by Department of Children and Youth Affairs

This post is funded by Department of Children and Youth Affairs


Post 2 - Youth Drugs Worker Full time (38.5 hours per week)

This post is subject to ongoing funding

The successful candidate will be an experienced, dynamic and committed individual who will deliver the work plan of this project.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • A relevant third-level qualification
  • A clear understanding of the issues associated with drugs and alcohol misuse and abuse
  • Experience of, and the ability to, engage young people in an outreach setting
  • A proven ability and commitment to devising, delivering and evaluating innovative and effective approaches and programmes to reach and engage the target group
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

This post involves significant work on evenings and weekends
This post is funded by Mid-West Regional Drugs and Alcohol Forum

This post is funded by Mid-West Regional Drugs and Alcohol Forum


Closing date for applications for both positions is Monday July 6th 2020 at 5pm

Application forms and Job descriptions are available from : ldack@clareyouthservice.org
Interested persons must complete an application form stating clearly the post being applied for. Completed application forms should be returned to the same address.

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

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
24th Jun, 2020
Region
Co Clare
Expiry Date
6th Jul, 2020