Youth Development Officer (Northern Ireland)

    Reference No:   YDONI0619
    Location:   Belfast office, covering all of Northern Ireland
    Duration:   Belfast office, covering all of Northern Ireland
    Hours:   37.5 Hours per week which will include some evening and weekend work
    Published:   06 June 2019
    Closing Date:   4pm Monday 24 June 2019

    As Youth Development Officer you could play a leading role in delivering the SVP Youth Development Programme across Northern Ireland. Working as part of the National Youth Development Team, the successful candidate will deliver the Young SVP programme to young people in schools, colleges, youth groups, community groups and other relevant settings across Northern Ireland. 

    The successful applicant will possess the following:

    Have experience working in youth development;
    • Have experience working directly with young people;
    • Have skills in group facilitation;
    • Have skills in event management;
    • Have presentation skills and skills in public speaking;
    • Enjoy working with young people and be passionate about social justice;
    • Be persistent at carrying out tasks, be flexible and adaptable and be capable of working on a lot of self motivation;
    • Have ability to develop clear plans and goals as well as tracking mechanisms to pinpoint progress; 
    • Be flexible, enthusiastic and resourceful; 
    • Enjoy being part of progressive and energetic team.
    If you meet these requirements and have the desire to join one of Ireland’s best known, trusted and respected not-for-profit organisations please fill out the form below and attach the completed application and monitoring form.

    Appointment is subject to satisfactory references and PSNI Vetting. Canvassing will not be accepted and may lead to disqualification. Due to the large volume of applications we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to candidates who are not shortlisted for interview.

    SVP 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


    Personal Details

    Application Document

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