Youth Development Worker – Blakestown and Mountview Youth Initiative

Blakestown and Mountview Youth Initiative (BMYI) is a community-based project working in the Blakestown and Mountview area of Blanchardstown. We work with young people (14-18) and their families, in the region of sixty at any one time. We are a referral based service, funded through the HSE, Local Drugs Task Force and Tusla supporting young people and their families with a variety of services.

BMYI is currently recruiting for the following position:
Youth Development Worker, with particular focus on Lifeskills.
Contract: 1 year fixed Term
Hours: 35hrs (fulltime)
Salary: €34,310

The ideal candidates will have:
Relevant qualifications in Youth Work, Community Work or a related discipline
Previous paid experience working with at risk young people
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Capability of working on their own initiative and as part of a team
Flexibility in relation to hours of work to meet the needs of the work.
Good computer skills, including Word, Excel, Internet, PowerPoint and Social Media

To Apply:
Please forward Completed Applications via email or post to (Manager, BMYI, Blakestown Road, Clonsilla, Dublin 15)

The deadline for receipt of applications is before 5pm on March 10th, 2017. Applications that are delivered late or incomplete will not be considered. CV’s will not be considered.

Application Form and Job Description Attached

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