Alcohol Forum Ireland: Youth Mental Health and Addiction Clinical Worker - Cavan / Monaghan

Alcohol Forum Ireland

Cavan/Monaghan: under 18’s Youth Alcohol and other Drug Service.
Youth Mental Health and Addiction Clinical Worker.

Alcohol Forum Ireland is a national charity that believes in an Ireland where every child, family and community is free from the harmful effects of alcohol.

We are inviting applications from suitably qualified individuals for the post of:

Youth Mental Health and Addiction Clinical Worker

Cavan/ Monaghan

Salary Range Based on Experience and Professional Qualifications.

Contract: 3 Year Fixed Term Contract. 37 hrs Per week.

MaCYSS is a community-based service which provides prevention, treatment and support to under 18’s who are experiencing difficulties with alcohol or other drug use or are affected by problematic substance use within their families. The service has been developed by Alcohol Forum Ireland in partnership with the HSE Social Inclusion Unit CHO1

The Post: The Youth Mental Health and Addiction Clinical Worker will provide evidence-based interventions, support and guidance to young people and their families with alcohol or other drug problems. Work collaboratively with Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, youth and other Statutory Services to support young people presenting with complex needs and co-morbid mental health issues.

Applications are welcomed from suitably qualified practitioners with a Professional Qualification in Nursing / Clinical Psychology or Psychotherapy / Social Work / Social Care / Counselling / Youth and Community Work or related Social Science discipline Minimum Level 8 (as per the National Framework of Qualifications-

Detailed Job Description and Application Form are also available to download on our website and on request from

Closing date for all applications is Friday 2nd July 2021 (5pm)

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 21st July 2021.

Short listing will apply.

Alcohol Forum Ireland is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Job Description 85.91 KB
Application Form 108.5 KB

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
10th Jun, 2021
Cavan / Monaghan
Expiry Date
2nd Jul, 2021