Job Details: Bohermore Community Project: Afterschool / Youth Worker


Irish Future
Talbot Street
Dublin 1
Bohermore Community Project: Afterschool / Youth Worker
BOHERMORE COMMUNITY PROJECT LIMITED BY GUARANTEE
Bohermore Community Centre, Cooke’s Terrace, Bohermore, Galway Tel:
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JOB TITLE: AFTERSCHOOL / YOUTH WORKER

* HOURS: **Apply on the website**hour per week
* LOCATION: Bohermore Community Centre, Bohermore, Galway.

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB

* To work with a team of Youth workers in the provision of an
afterschool care service for primary and secondary school children /
young people.
* To assist with the implementation of programmes that have been
approved by the Board of Management.
* To always work in a manner which upholds the ethos of the
community and which positively contributes to the physical, mental,
emotional and social development of the children/young people for whom
the service is being provided
* To positively contribute to the running of all activities within a
safe and stimulating environment in accordance with the Childcare Act
(Amended) **Apply on the website**.

MAIN DUTIES

* To work with a team of youth workers.
* To maintain and ensure a safe and stimulating environment for the
children/young people for whom the service is being provided.
* To assist in the planning, organising and running of the
activities of the service that is being provided, e.g. homework club,
youth clubs, drama etc.
* To support in the day to day administration of the service that is
being provided in the after schools project.
* To help maintain and ensure a safe and stimulating environment for
the children/young people for whom the service is being provided.
* To liaise with parents and others as necessary.
* To report directly to the project coordinator.
* To carry out all responsibilities within an equal opportunities
framework.
* To be familiar with Microsoft Office, Internet Usage and basic
computer functions.
* To maintain confidentiality at all time.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS

MUST BE FLEXIBLE

_EDUCATION_

* A relevant qualification in the area of childcare/youth
development, social care, or equivalent.
* Must have good computer skills.
* Additional qualifications in the area of Youth Work

_EXPERIENCE_

* Experience of working with young people aged **Apply on the
website**years old.
* Experience of working in a community-based setting.
* Experience of community-based funding and administration duties
e.g., returns to Pobal CCS Scheme, GRETB HSE etc.

_ATTITUDE_

* Confident and pleasant manner
* Motivated
* Excellent attitude towards children/young people
* Flexible
* Reliable

_OTHER SKILLS_

* Interest or experience in sport
* Interest or experience in playing a musical instrument
* Interest or experience in drama
* Interest or experience in art
* Must work well on a team.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

_EDUCATION_

* Any additional qualification in the area of childcare/youth
development.
* First Aid Qualification
* Fire Safety Qualification
* Knowledge and experience of NQSF an advantage

CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF CV AND COVER LETTER IS **APPLY ON THE
WEBSITE**/ **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE** /**APPLY ON THE WEBSITE** @ 5 PM.
APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED AFTER THE CLOSING DATE. APPLICATIONS WILL
BE ACCEPTED BY EMAIL; **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE** OR BY POST TO THE ABOVE
ADDRESS, FOR THE ATTENTION OF THE CO-ORDINATOR.


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Type: Permanent
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