Limerick Youth Service: Building and Facilities Person & Administrator

Limerick Youth Service

Limerick Youth Service is a voluntary Youth Work Organisation whose Mission is “connecting with young people and supporting them to reach their full potential.” It offers a range of quality services responding to the needs of young people throughout Limerick City and County.

The Northside Youth Space is a Youth Initiative catering for young people primarily between the ages of 10 – 21 years and is based in the Ballynanty area of Limerick City. It is a dedicated recreation and activity space for all young people with emphasis both on programmes/projects focused on young people at risk and on universal provision. “The Factory” Southside Youth Space is an activity space based in the Galvone area of Limerick where young people, youth & community groups can spend their free time & take part in a variety of activities ranging from creative arts and sports to education & employment opportunities.

Building and Facilities Person (39 hours)

Responsible for assisting the Manager in the operating, maintaining and client utilisation of Northside Youth Space in a safe, clean and efficient manner. The role will carry responsibility for the maintenance, repair and upkeep of premises.

Requirements:

  • At least 2 years previous experience in a similar role and the ability to work alongside young people.
  • Strong Communication skills both written and oral.
  • Knowledge of health & safety practices.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including some early evenings and occasional weekend.

Administrator (39 hours)

The successful candidate will be responsible for the provision of administrative support to the centre manager in the Southside Youth Space to facilitate an efficient and effective service for the organisation. They will act as first and main point of contact for all service users, visitors and clients.

Requirements for this role include:

  • Minimum of three years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent organisational, communication and leadership skills.
  • Fully proficient in the use of MS office and competent in all aspects of office administration.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including some early evenings and occasional weekend.

Recruitment for both positions is subject to eligibility criteria as specified by POBAL

How to apply:

To be considered eligible for the above vacancy interested candidates must complete an application form. A job description and application form can be downloaded online at http://www.limerickyouthservice.com/get-involved/vacancies or alternatively e-mail: sineadn@limerickyouthservice.org

Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 31st January 2022 by 5pm

Limerick Youth Service is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity

(A panel may be formed from this recruitment process from which future vacancies in the organisation may be filled and will expire after 1 year)

This project is supported by the Department of Rural and Community Development and Pobal through the Community Services Programme”.
This project is supported by the Department of Rural and Community Development and Pobal through the Community Services Programme”.

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
12th Jan, 2022
Region
Limerick
Expiry Date
31st Jan, 2022