in sync Youth & Family Services: Youth Counselling Service Administrator (Part-Time)

in sync Youth & Family Services & Tusla

Youth Counselling Service Administrator

(Part-time 19 hours)

in sync Youth & Family Services supports young people, children and families in Co. Kildare & West Wicklow to enable them to live a full and active life within their communities and society.

The Youth Counselling Service is a TUSLA funded project, which provides therapeutic support to young people from 11 – 25 years and their families.

The Administrator role will provide admin support and back-up to the Youth Counselling Service Coordinator and the Youth Counselling Team. The successful candidate will have experience of an admin role in a similar setting and will be required to liaise with staff & volunteers within in sync, clients & referral agents of the Youth Counselling Service, and other voluntary & statutory agencies.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To observe professional standards in respect of confidentiality and boundary keeping with regard to the Counselling Service.
  • To attend to reception functions e.g. welcoming clients, attending to telephone & personal queries from clients and referral agents.
  • To be effective in the day-to-day administration functions of the Youth Counselling Service e.g. referral processing, typing, recording of statistics, filing etc.
  • Administration Support and diary management for the Youth Counselling team.
  • Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

The successful candidate will be employed by in sync Youth & Family Services on a 12 month fixed-term contract, including a 6 month probationary period.

Closing date for applications is 1pm on Friday 5th March 2021. Interviews are provisionally scheduled for Wednesday 10th March 2021.

For job description and application form contact in sync Youth & Family Services on or on 045 856968

Completed applications by in sync electronic application form only to: Lorraine Shortt, Youth Counselling Coordinator on

Completed application forms must contain details of three referees (including your current or most recent employer).

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
19th Feb, 2021
Co Kildare
Expiry Date
5th Mar, 2021