Work for Donegal Youth Service

We’re hiring! 

May/June 2019

Donegal Youth Service in partnership with South West College is recruiting for the following post:

Youthscape Key Youth Worker (1 position) – The post holder will be responsible for the recruitment of Youthscape Programme participants utilising a detached youth work model. This individual will also be responsible for providing 1:1 support to young people for the duration of their participation on the Programme and their transition. They will be trained youth work professional. The post holder will liaise very closely with the Youthscape programme facilitator to ensure successful outcomes of all Youthscape participants.

The position will be based in Ballybofey.

The successful candidate will have the drive, ambition, ability and strategic vision to add value to this dynamic organisation

Application forms are available from:

Closing date for applications Tuesday 4th June and Interviews set for Friday 7th June 2019

These posts are supported by the EU’s Peace IV Programme managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB) for a fixed term contract of 3 years with possible extension.




Community Employment Schemes

There are currently no Community Employment Schemes available.

Can I do a Community Employment Scheme?

Applicants must be eligible for DSP – Typical eligibility is if you are over 21 years old + 1 year unemployed/or another qualifying social welfare payment.  Please contact your local Intreo office to find out if you are eligible.

For more information, or to apply please contact CE Supervisor Lee Stephenson on 074 91 29630, or email

Why do a CE Scheme?  Get back to work part time, avail of free training, get great experience, meet new people and more! Find out more about Community Employment Schemes on the Citizens Information website here.

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