Jigsaw: Service Manager, Clinical Manager, Clinician & Research Coordinator


Help to create an Ireland where every young person’s mental health is valued and supported.

We are delighted to announce that we are hiring for the Leadership Team in our new Jigsaw Tipperary service. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the establishment of a new Jigsaw service.

We are holding a virtual Open Evening on Tuesday 1st December to explain what Jigsaw is, what Jigsaw does and how we will be looking to support young people's mental health in Tipperary in the coming years. In doing this, we hope to encourage interested professionals to understand Jigsaw and to potentially apply for roles in the service. 

Alex O'Keeffe, Regional Services Manager and Jason Smith, Regional Clinical Manager will offer a short presentation and will be available for any questions about the organisation, the service and in regards to the roles we are hiring for.  

This will take place via ZOOM on Tuesday 1st December between 6.00pm and 7.30pm, with the presentation for the first 20-30mins followed by a Q&A. If you are interested, please email reception@jigsaw.ie to confirm a place and receive the Zoom invite. 

We look forward to meeting you on 1st December!

Service Manager (Permanent)

The Service Manager will be primarily responsible for the operational implementation of the Jigsaw service in the Tipperary catchment area. Overseeing a staff of approx. 5 people, the Jigsaw Service Manager will work as part of collaborative leadership team (Service Manager and Clinical Manager) to ensure the safe and effective delivery of the Jigsaw service, overall compliance with service-related policies and procedures as well as leading on the youth and community participatory structures and community engagement activities.
Closing Date: 5pm Monday, 7th December, 2020


Clinical Manager (Permanent)

The Clinical Manager is the mental health lead for the local Jigsaw service, providing clinical leadership across the therapeutic support service as well as the mental health education and training programmes. The Clinical Manager is responsible for clinical governance and acts as the clinical lead for the transdisciplinary Jigsaw team which works with young people experiencing mild to moderate mental health difficulties.
Closing Date: 5pm Monday, 7th December, 2020

We are also hiring for the following roles:

Jigsaw Clinician – Donegal (Permanent)

The role of Jigsaw Clinician is suited to Clinical/Counselling/Educational Psychologists, Social Workers, Mental Health Nurses, ICP registered Psychotherapists and Occupational Therapists. The Jigsaw Clinician works as part of the transdisciplinary Jigsaw team providing brief therapeutic supports to young people experiencing mild to moderate mental health difficulties.
Closing Date: 1pm Wednesday, 9th December, 2020


Research Coordinator (Fixed purpose, maternity cover)

Reporting to the Research Manager, the primary purpose of this position is to support the implementation of Jigsaw’s Research and Evaluation Strategy 2020-2023 by supporting Jigsaw’ research programme, increasing young people’s involvement in research, and conducting innovative research with academic partners to build a more comprehensive understanding of youth mental health, mental health literacy and effective intervention supports.
Closing Date: 5pm Tuesday, 8th December, 2020

For full job descriptions, application form and details of application closing dates, please visit:

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
17th Nov, 2020
Tipperary , Donegal & Dublin
Expiry Date
9th Dec, 2020