Work for Donegal Youth Service

We’re hiring! July 2021

Our Generation Youth Worker (Full-time) 

Responsible to:   Our Generation Manager

Timescale:   Until Dec 2022

Location:   1 position to cover Co Sligo and Co Leitrim

Hours:    35 hours per week

Salary:   Donegal Youth Service Youth Worker point 4 €32,667

Description of Project 

‘Our Generation’ is a new, regional cross border, cross community initiative to building peace through emotional resilience across NI and the border regions of Ireland resulting in meaningful, purposeful and sustained contact between children and young from different communities. 

Our Generation programme staff includes a team of one manager, three youth workers and one part-time administrator.

This initiative is supported by the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB). 

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

Further details: OUR Generation Project

Closing date for applications: Close of business on the 28th July 2021

Interviews to take place: week beginning 2nd August 2021


Please ensure all sections of this form are completed and return it by the closing date to:

Lorraine Thompson

Donegal Youth Service

16-18 Port Road


Co Donegal

or e-mail to:

Community Employment Schemes

Summer 2021


  • Housekeeper

Hours for all positions: 19.5 per week

For more information about any of these positions or to apply please contact CE Supervisor Lee Stephenson on 074 91 29630 or email

Can I do a Community Employment Scheme?

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

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.  CE Staff are a valued part of our team.

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