Kildare Local Area Employment Service: Caseworkers

Kildare Local Area Emplolyment Service

Caseworkers Full Time

Local Area Employment Services (LAES):

The LAES is a new service, funded by the Department of Social Protection (DSP), which primarily supports long-term unemployed clients who are most distant from the labour market with a focus on their progression into employment.

Kildare Local Area Employment Service wishes to employ 2 Caseworkers and create a panel of suitably qualified people to fill future LAES Caseworker vacancies. The Caseworkers will be primarily based in our Naas and Leixlip offices but may be required to work across offices in Athy, Kildare and Newbridge LAES. They may also be required to occasionally provide cover in the offices in Bray, Wicklow and Arklow and any other offices which may be developed over the lifetime of the LAES.

Reporting to: LAES Co-ordinator
Salary: Competitive Salary, depending on experience.
Hours of work: 35 hours per week
Probationary period: 6 months
Nature of contract : 1 year fixed term contract with possibility of renewal dependant on performance and availability of funding
Other: The position requires Garda Vetting

Please forward a letter of application and Curriculum Vitae by post to:

Sean Kelly LAES Co-ordinator
Unit 5 Rathasker Square
Kilcullen Road
County Kildare
W91 HA89

or by email to: with “Caseworker” in the subject line

Closing date for receipt of applications: 5 p.m. on Thursday 9th February 2023

Canvassing will disqualify.

Shortlisting will apply and initial interviews are planned for the week commencing Monday 13th of February 2023

For Job Description please email with “Caseworker Job Description” in the subject line.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
24th Jan, 2023
Co Kildare
Expiry Date
9th Feb, 2023