DUBLIN 8 YOUTH ENGAGEMENT & FAMILY SUPPORT PROJECT
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 and over **Apply on the website**
General Youth Services and Special Projects. These community-based and
community-supported initiatives are run throughout the country, and
generally in partnership with various voluntary and statutory
The organisation is a registered charity and is supported by a
combination of statutory, philanthropic and corporate funding.
Foróige is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a policy
of Equality of Opportunity in its employment practices.
FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER
The Dublin 8 Youth Engagement & Family Support Project is managed and
provided by Foróige and funded by Tusla. The two Youth Officers with
this project will work as part of the Foróige Dublin South team and
will be based in Dublin 8.
This is a new project that aims to address anti social behaviour in
the community by providing;
* Youth Work interventions and supports for young people aged **Apply
on the website** identified as at risk or requiring additional
* Family Support for parents and families of vulnerable and at risk
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE _(E) __= Essential, (D) =
* Education to National Degree standard preferably in Youth /
Community Work (note: candidates with exceptional, relevant work
experience may also be considered in lieu of degree qualifications)
* A minimum of 1 year relevant work experience (E)
* Access to car and full driving licence (E)
* Ability to engage target group (E)
* Paid or voluntary, experience working with vulnerable young people
* An understanding of Youth Work and Community Work methodologies
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
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**.**APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**PM 5TH OF MARCH **APPLY ON THE
Foróige is committed to a policy of Equality of Opportunity in its
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