ECO-UNESCO: Programme Coordinator – Erasmus+


Opportunities at ECO-UNESCO

Programme Coordinator – Erasmus+

This is a great opportunity to join an organisation that is making a real difference to the lives of young people and the environment. If you have a passion for youth development and the protection of the environment, are enthusiastic and motivated with education and training skills then we would love to hear from you.

Contract: Fixed Term – ending August 2023 (26 months)
Reporting to: The Operations & Development Manager
Location: Dublin 2 (Currently Remote)
Salary: Dependent on experience. A salary scale will apply.


ECO-UNESCO is Ireland’s environmental education, training and youth organisation and a Quality and Qualifications Ireland training centre (QQI). Through the provision of a wide range of environmental programmes and services, ECO-UNESCO delivers a wide range of youth, education, and training programmes across Ireland to promote the personal development of young people through practical environmental projects. Working with over 10,000 young people annually we seek to raise awareness of environmental issues.

The Role:

ECO-UNESCO seeks to employ a part-time Programme Coordinator for an Erasmus+ project, Youth Action for Nature and Well-being, focussing on Education for Sustainable Development principles and transformative learning. This is a position of responsibility within ECO-UNESCO, playing a key role in the delivery of an international youth environmental education project.

Reporting to: The Operations & Development Manager
Location: ECO-UNESCO’s Headquarters at 9 Burgh Quay, Dublin 2 with occasional travel to partner meetings required - Currently Remote
Time Commitment: Part-time 21 hours per week. Flexibility is required as the role may include evening and weekend work with occasional travel to partner meetings across Europe.

Please see Job Description and Application form attached below.

Application Details

Closing Date for receipt of Applications – Midnight Friday 18 June 2021
Interviews are provisionally scheduled for week commencing 28 June 2021
Start date: As soon as possible.

Successful applicants may be requested to prepare a short presentation during the selection process.
Please send a copy of a completed Application Form with a Cover Letter to:
Please mark in subject line Employment Opportunities – Programme Coordinator (Erasmus+) (Private and Confidential)

Applicants may be placed on a panel for positions that may arise in the future.

By completing and submitting this form you consent to ECO-UNESCO processing the personal data provided to assess this application for employment. No further processing of your data will occur beyond this purpose.

ECO-UNESCO will retain this application for up to 12 months, after which it will be deleted.

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Job Description and Application form 3.53 MB

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
8th Jun, 2021
Remotely / Dublin 2
Expiry Date
18th Jun, 2021