Youth Worker – Programme Development Officer - Dublin

    Reference No:   YWOHE0118
    Location:   Ozanam House Community Resource Centre 53 Mount joy Square West, Dublin 1
    Duration:   Permanent
    Hours:   37.5 Hours per week
    Published:   08 January 2018
    Closing Date:   4pm Wednesday 31 January 2018

    The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a Christian voluntary organisation committed to offering support and friendship, promoting self- sufficiency and working for social justice.
    The East Region wish to recruit for the following position:
    Youth Worker – Programme development officer
    (permanent Contract)

    To be based in Ozanam House Community Resource Centre, Mountjoy Square West, Dublin 1.
    The successful candidate will oversee all aspects of all youth programmes in Ozanam House for young people aged from 6-18 years of age.
    This position is full-time (37.5hrs) & Permanent.
    Applicants should possess the following:

    • A professionally endorsed qualification in Youth & Community work with at least two years professional experience of working with young people in a youth work setting.
    • An equivalent professional qualification or relevant degree plus two years professional experience of working with young people in a youth work setting.
    • No formal or relevant qualification in youth work or relevant degree but having worked as a full time professional youth worker for at least six years
    • Experience in coordinating programmes for young people in a similar setting
    • Experience working with Volunteers
    • Proven organisation and planning skills and the ability to work well under pressure
    • Proven communication skills and team leading skills
    • Experience of working in the community/voluntary sector would be an advantage
    Interested candidates can avail of an application form and full job description below. The closing date for all applications is Wednesday 31st January 2018.
    All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and Garda Vetting

    St. Vincent de Paul is an Equal Opportunities Employer

    How to Apply

    If you wish to apply, please download and complete the application form. CVs will not be accepted


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