Outreach Youth Worker - West Cork

Closing Date:

Job title: Outreach Youth Worker (1 days / week)

Location: The person will be based in West Cork, with regular contact with the offices of Cork YMCA in Cork City.

Responsible to: Carbery Youth Service Programme Coordinator

Job Summary: The post involves both centre based and outreach delivery of youth work services to young people in the Clonakilty, Dunmanway and Skibbereen area using a number of methodologies. These include informal work, theme based sessions, larger events, leadership development and one on one youth work with a particular focus on creative methodologies. This will be done by ensuring effective networking both between YMCA programmes and services and external organisations and agencies.

The person will be working 7 hours per week delivering youth work programmes in Clonakilty/Skibbereen/Dunmanway.