Job Vacancy with Youth Work Ireland Tipperary

Acting CEO (maternity cover)

25 hours per week – 1 year contract

YWI Tipperary is a progressive youth organisation based in Co Tipperary and East Limerick with a range of youth centres, youth projects and programmes working with young people aged between 8 and 25, their families and their communities.  We are quality driven and results focused, and young people are at the centre of everything that we do.  We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic individual to work with our board and staff while the CEO is on maternity leave to continue to achieve excellence.    The successful candidate for this post will be required to work closely with the board and staff of this organisation in the areas of:

  • Strategy and governance
  • Programme and project management
  • Policy and personnel management
  • Partnership maintenance and development

The successful candidate will:

  • Have experience in a management position, with strong organisational and administrative skills.
  • Have the ability to successfully implement and manage a variety of programmes and projects
  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Have a third level qualification in Social/Youth/Community work or a related discipline and experience of practical working with individuals and young people, particularly those who are deemed at risk.

Garda Vetting will apply to this post.

Further details for this position are available from Janet Doyle  Ph: 0504 23426 or email   The closing date for applications is 5PM Friday 9th  February 2018. Interviews will be held in the following two weeks.