Foróige: Youth Officer UBU Officer


JOB TITLE : Youth Officer UBU Officer

Job Reference: FRGJOB_396

Foróige is the National Youth Development Organisation, which promotes and fosters youth development through the operation of various youth services in urban and rural areas throughout the country. Foróige is currently recruiting for the following position:


Project Summary: This post is funded by the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth UBU Your Place Your Space Scheme through the Dublin and Dun Laoghaire ETB, and is provided and managed by Foróige. There is currently a vacancy for a Youth Officer, who will be employed and managed by Foróige to develop and implement the programme of the Blanchardstown UBU scheme.

The Youth Officer will work as part of a team and will be involved in the recruitment of young people into programmes, activities and summer programmes. The Youth Officer will be involved in working with young people aged 10 - 24 years, who have been identified under five target groups, with a particular focus on early school leavers aged 12 to 15 years and young people not in education, employment or training. The Youth Officer will target and engage those young people through outreach, weekend and centre based work. They will work unsocial hours including late evenings and some Saturday work. The successful applicant will have the following essential requirements;

  • Education to National Diploma or Degree standard (note: candidates with exceptional, relevant work experience may also be considered in lieu of degree qualifications)
  • Access to car and full Irish driving licence

Please view the Job spec for full list of requirements.

Applications for the above vacancy should be made by way of Foróige Application form.

The full job spec and Foróige application form are available to download below and from our website

Email applications to:

The deadline for returning completed application forms is Thursday 7th July.

Foróige is committed to a policy of Equality of Opportunity in its employment practices.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
23rd Jun, 2022
Blanchardstown, Dublin 15
Expiry Date
7th Jul, 2022