Job Details: Limerick Youth Service: Youth Justice Worker (Maternity Cover)


Irish Future
Talbot Street
Dublin 1
Limerick Youth Service: Youth Justice Worker (Maternity Cover)
[Limerick Youth Service]

Limerick Youth Service is a voluntary Youth Work Organisation whose
Mission is
_“CONNECTING WITH YOUNG PEOPLE AND SUPPORTING THEM TO REACH THEIR
FULL POTENTIAL.”_

It offers a range of quality services responding to the needs of young
people throughout Limerick City and County.

_Limerick Youth Service invites applications for the following
position:_

YOUTH JUSTICE WORKER
(MATERNITY COVER)

The successful candidate will be responsible for engaging directly
with targeted young people who have offended or at risk of offending
and support them to make positive choices to prevent further
involvement in crime, thus improving their chances of gaining
sustainable employment and or educational opportunities. The Youth
Justice Worker will have a pivotal role in developing innovative and
effective responses to the needs of young people in and around
Limerick through outreach, creative programmes, structured group work
and detached youth work.

_APPLICANTS MUST HAVE_:

* Relevant third level qualification in Youth Work/Social Care or
related discipline.). (Candidates with sufficient relevant work
experience, at least **Apply on the website** years , may also be
considered in lieu of qualification)
* At least 2 years’ work experience engaging with challenging
young people (**Apply on the website**yr olds) in a range of
non-formal settings
* Proven track record in the design, implementation and evaluation
of innovative interventions to enhance the resilience of young people
and reduce their isolation
* Experience of needs assessment and using mechanisms to evaluate
the outcome of work
* Previous engagement with a range of statutory and voluntary bodies
in enhancing the opportunities for young people
* Excellent groupwork, facilitation, report writing, communication,
and networking skills
* Access to a car with Full Clean Driving Licence

A Job description and application form can be downloaded at
www.limerickyouthservice.com [http://www.limerickyouthservice.com] at
the following link:

We need : English (Good)

Type: Permanent
Payment:
Category: Others

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