Donegal Youth Service seeks to appoint the following positions:

  1. Youth Outreach Youth Worker 35 hours per week (8 months fixed term). The successful candidate will have responsibility for supporting the affiliated youth clubs including youth support and adult training. The post involves evenings and weekend work.
  2. Daybreak Youth Support Worker 14 hours per week (1 year fixed term). The successful candidate will have responsibility for supporting young people in an educational programme in a youth work setting.



The successful candidates will have:

  • A third level qualification in youth work or equivalent in a relevant discipline and a minimum of three years youth work experience in the last 5 years


  • A minimum of five years full time experience in Youth Work or Community Development in the last 8 years

Salary starts at point 1 on the Donegal Youth Service New Entrants Youth Worker scale which is €27,814.

A panel may be created from which future posts may be filled.

Details and application forms available from Donegal Youth Service, 16-18 Port Road, Letterkenny, Co Donegal. Call (074) 9129630 Fax 074 9127612 E-mail: Lorraine Thompson, Regional Director:

Closing date for applications Wednesday 24th January 2018.  Interviews are set for week beginning 29th January 2018.



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