Dun-Laoghaire Rathdown Outreach Project (D.R.O.P): Project Worker

Dun-Laoghaire Rathdown Outreach Project (D.R.O.P)

Dun-Laoghaire Rathdown Outreach Project (D.R.O.P), is a community based organisation whose aim is to empower positive change through a person centered approach for individuals families and communities affected by substance misuse and addiction

We are currently seeking applications for the following positions:-

Project Worker, Full Time

A detailed job description and person specification outlines the full criteria required for the position but includes the following:


  • Third level qualification in the area of addiction
  • Minimum of 3 years experience working with substance misusers
  • Experience in undertaking assessments, developing care plans, interagency working within a case management framework
  • Experienced Group facilitator


  • Relevant qualification and /or work experience in the area of Community Development / Social Care
  • Experience in relapse prevention
  • Accreditation in Community Reinforcement Approach


  • The ability to be self motivating and a self starter.
  • Have excellent written, verbal and IT communication skills.
  • The ability to work with service users professionally and with empathy.
  • The ability to work within professional boundaries.
  • The ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative.
  • Good administration, organisational and time management skills.
  • Be a motivated individual with lots of initiative who will bring real commitment and passion to the work.

A detailed Job Description/Person Specification is available

To apply, Please send CV along with covering letter to:-
Anthea Carry, Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Outreach Project, 45 Upper Georges Street, Dun-Laoghaire, Co. Dublin or email manager@drop.ie

Closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm, Thursday 11th November 2021 and interviews will take place the following week date tbc.

Short listing will apply | Garda Vetting will be required

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
14th Oct, 2021
Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin
Expiry Date
11th Nov, 2021