ECO-UNESCO: Education & Training Officer

Opportunities at ECO-UNESCO

Education & Training Officer – (Readvertisement)

This is a great opportunity to join an organisation that is protecting the natural environment and making a real difference to the lives of young people.  If you have a passion for our natural environment and for youth development and, are enthusiastic and motivated with education and training skills then we would love to hear from you.

Contract: Fixed Term – 2 years*

(*which may be extended subject to ongoing funding & satisfactory performance)

Reporting to: The Operations & Development Manager

Location: Dublin 2

Salary: €35,000.


ECO-UNESCO is Ireland’s environmental education, training and youth organisation and a Quality and Qualifications Ireland training centre (QQI). Through the provision of a wide range of environmental programmes and services, ECO-UNESCO delivers a wide range of youth, education, and training programmes across Ireland to promote the personal development of young people through practical environmental projects.  Working with over 10,000 young people annually we seek to raise awareness of environmental issues. 

The Role:

ECO-UNESCO seeks to employ an Education & Training Officer.  This is a position of responsibility within ECO-UNESCO, playing a key role in the development and delivery of ECO-UNESCO’s QQI Accredited training programmes and range of non-formal workshops and trainings.

Reporting to: Operations and Development Manager

Location: ECO-UNESCO’S Headquarters at 9 Burgh Quay, Dublin 2 with occasional travel required.

Time commitment: Full/time (35 hours)

Flexibility is required as the role may include evening and weekend work.

Fixed Term Contract

Position Start Date: Immediate
Interview Date: Provisionally scheduled for 2nd November
Remuneration: Salary €35,000

Closing Date for receipt of Applications – 12 noon, Tuesday 26 October 2021

Successful applicants may be requested to prepare a short presentation during the selection process.

Please send a copy of a completed Application Form with a Cover Letter to:

Please mark in subject line Employment Opportunities – Education & Training Officer (Private and Confidential)

Applicants may be placed on a panel for positions that may arise in the future.

By completing and submitting this form you consent to ECO-UNESCO processing the personal data provided to assess this application for employment. No further processing of your data will occur beyond this purpose.

ECO-UNESCO will retain this application for up to 12 months, after which it will be deleted.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
12th Oct, 2021
Dublin 2
Expiry Date
26th Oct, 2021