Leitrim Development Company wish to appoint a Youth Worker to support the delivery of youth services. He/she will be part of a team with responsibility for the development and delivery of a comprehensive youth supports in the area.
The UBU Your Place Your Space Programme is funded by the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth. Its mission is to provide out-of-school supports to young people in their local communities to enable them to overcome adverse circumstances and achieve their full potential by improving their personal and social development
Job Summary: Work with targeted young people in the area to develop and deliver youth work programmes and supports.
Responsible to: Traveller Project Co-ordinator/Mohill Community Youth Project Co-ordinator
Location: Shannonside Community Centre, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim & Marian College, Mohill, Co. Leitrim
Position: Part-time (16 hours per week). The position will require flexibility in relation to working hours. Full driver’s license essential.
Qualifications and Experience
· Diploma/Degree in Youth Work or relevant discipline.
· Minimum 2 years’ relevant experience of working with young people.
· Garda Vetting will apply
Full Job description is available on request at firstname.lastname@example.org. In order to apply please submit a letter of application and a current Curriculum Vitae, by email stating Youth Worker to email@example.com Leitrim Development Company, Church St, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim by 5.00pm Thursday, 10th December 2020. Shortlisting will apply.