Domestic Violence Response Galway: Director of Business, Management and Organisation

Domestic Violence Response Galway

Established in 1998 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESPONSE (DVR) GALWAY is a community-based organisation providing a counselling support and information service, advocacy accompaniment, telephone support and educational support programmes to women impacted by domestic abuse. It also provides specialist training for professionals and services for specific client cohorts.


Type of contract: 28 hours (4 Days per week) x 2 year contract subject to funding


We are looking to employ a highly motivated, highly skilled and committed individual to manage and, with the Director of Services, jointly lead the DVR team in delivering excellent services to survivors of domestic abuse. The post-holder will:

  • Continue the development and implementation of the systems and infrastructure required to ensure the effective management and operation of DVR, in accordance with the values and strategic direction of the organisation.
  • Manage the finances of the organisation in conjunction with Board of directors and its Finance Sub-Committee.
  • Work with the Director of Services to ensure the effective management and operation of DVR services in accordance with the principles of good governance.

Job Description & Person Specification for the position is available by emailing

To apply

Please submit an up to date CV and a detailed cover letter based on the person specification attached to the post (marked confidential) for the attention of Applications are by email only.

Closing date: 5pm Friday 5th November 2021 Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. Canvassing will disqualify. Shortlisting will apply.

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
14th Oct, 2021
Expiry Date
5th Nov, 2021