MIDLANDS INTEGRATED YOUTH & FAMILY PROJECT (CO. OFFALY)
Foróige is an independent, non-profit national voluntary youth
organisation engaged in out-of-school youth development and education.
The organisation aims to enable young people to involve themselves
consciously and actively in their own development and the development
of society. Foróige employs over **Apply on the website** staff and
involves thousands of volunteers in the creation and delivery of high
quality services to young people through the operation of over **Apply
on the website** Foróige Clubs, the Big Brother Big Sister Programme
and over **Apply on the website** General Youth Services and Special
Projects. Foróige in partnership with Tusla, Child and Family Agency,
now invite applications for the following positions:
YOUTH OFFICER (PART TIME)
The Integrated Youth & Family Project (IYFP), is a partnership between
Foróige and Tulsa, offering structured support to identified at-risk
young people and families within the Tusla Laois, Offaly and broader
midlands area. The Project is funded by Tusla through the Creative
Community Alternatives Initiative (CCA). The objective of each CCA
project is to support children to live in their community **Apply on
the website**/7 resulting in fewer children in residential care; more
children stopped from coming in to residential care; prevention
through creative community alternatives; and de-escalation to
community through creative community alternatives.
The successful applicant(s) will have the following ESSENTIAL
* Education to Degree standard in relevant discipline.
* Up to three years year relevant experience of working with young
people experiencing adversity and in planning interventions in order
to achieve the best possible outcomes for the young person and their
* Demonstrable knowledge and understanding of Foróige’s
philosophy and approach to youth work and engaging young people and
* Ability to work in an efficient manner.
* Car owner with full driving licence.
* A good knowledge and understanding of Tusla’s National Policy
Framework for Children and Young People, Tusla's National Service
Delivery Framework including Tusla’s National Practice Model for
Children and Young people.
PLEASE VIEW THE JOB SPEC BELOW FOR FULL DETAILS ON ALL REQUIREMENTS.
HOW TO APPLY:
The job spec and Foróige Job application form can be downloaded from
this page and can also be downloaded from the ‘careers’ section of
our website www.foroige.ie [http://www.foroige.ie]
Applications for this vacancy should be made by way of FORÓIGE JOB
APPLICATION FORM ONLY.
Completed application forms can be emailed to **Apply on the website**
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS IS **APPLY ON THE
WEBSITE**.**APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**PM OCTOBER **APPLY ON THE
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Foróige is committed to a policy of Equality of Opportunity in its
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