Job Details: Foróige: SWRDATF DPEI Youth Officer


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Foróige: SWRDATF DPEI Youth Officer
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DRUG PREVENTION & EDUCATION INITIATIVE (DPEI)
SOUTH WESTERN REGIONAL DRUGS & ALCOHOL TASK FORCE (SWRDATF)

Foróige, the National Youth Development Organisation, which promotes
and fosters youth development through the operation of various youth
services in urban and rural areas throughout the country, funded by
the SWRDATF, invite applications for the following position:

YOUTH OFFICER

The SWRDATF DPEI Youth Officer will be assigned to the SWRDATF Area
which includes Kildare, West Wicklow and South Dublin. The successful
candidate will be based in the SWRDATF Area. The Project Office base
is currently Newbridge, Co. Kildare. The SWRDATF Drug Prevention and
Education Initiative Youth Officer will be employed by Foróige. The
Youth Officer will be given a contract of employment - renewable
subject to funding. It must be understood however, that if the
position become redundant at any time during the period of the
contract or if the funding for the post is discontinued or the post
holder fails to perform satisfactorily, employment may be terminated.

The successful applicant will have the following ESSENTIAL
requirements; (E essential D desirable)

* Education to National Diploma or Degree standard, preferably in
youth / addiction / health promotion work or significant relevant
experience in the area. (E)
* A minimum 1 year Paid or voluntary, experience working with young
people affected by drugs, alcohol or related problems (E)
* Access to car and full driving licence (E)
* Ability to mentor/advise youth and families on options available
(E)
* Ability to engage target group (E)
* Skills in empowering others and facilitating development (E)
* Trained in the Strengthening Families Programme (D)
* Experience working with parents and delivering parenting
programmes (D)

PLEASE VIEW THE JOB SPEC BELOW FOR FULL DETAILS ON ALL REQUIREMENTS.

Applications for this vacancy should be made by way of FORÓIGE JOB
APPLICATION FORM ONLY.

The full job spec and Foróige application form can be downloaded from
this page (see below) and is also available to download from the
‘careers’ section of our website www.foroige.ie
[http://www.foroige.ie] or can be requested by emailing **Apply on the
website**

Please note that all applications can only be accepted by way of
Foróige Application Form

CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS IS **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**
NOON **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**TH NOVEMBER **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**

Foróige is committed to a policy of Equality of Opportunity in its
employment practices.


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Type: Permanent
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