U-Casadh: Project Manager


U Casadh CLG seeks to recruit - A Project Manager

U-Casadh CLG is a community-based project established in 2012 and a registered charity based in Ferrybank, Waterford. Our vision is to be a catalyst for change in attitudes to crime, social exclusion, rehabilitation, and justice. We identify, develop, and implement sustainable change interventions for our clients through a combination of group programmes and individual interactions. U-Casadh currently operates an Outreach Programme, an Atelier Roma Project, and a Community Employment Scheme.

This appointment is by annual contract and is funding dependent.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A Third Level qualification in a relevant field e.g., Management; Community Development; Criminal Justice; Social Science
  • A minimum of three years’ experience in a managerial role within an organisation working with vulnerable adult target groups such as offenders, or drug users.
  • A high level of motivation and leadership skills.
  • Experience of Financial management and funding proposals.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of Social Policy and the Criminal Justice system

The Project Manager will report to, and be accountable to, the Board of U-Casadh CLG. He/she will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the organisation and will provide leadership and expertise in the areas of performance management and strategic resourcing.

A detailed Job Description and further information is available on request from manager@ucasadh.ie.

A relevant CV and cover letter should be submitted to
Johanna Cooney,
Chairperson, U-Casadh CLG at johcooney@eircom.net

Please note that a full driver’s license is required for this position.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 21st April 2021

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
7th Apr, 2021
Ferrybank, Waterford
Expiry Date
21st Apr, 2021