Vacancy: Project Officer
Gaisce is seeking an enthusiastic, proactive, and committed Project Officer to join our team and increase accessibility to the Gaisce Award programme, particularly amongst harder to reach young people.
The ideal candidate will have an interest in accessibility, inclusion and diversity and a keen interest in developing the reach of the Gaisce programme. With proven experience in development positions and highly effective networking skills, the candidate will have the ability to successfully promote and recruit new President’s Award Leaders to support young people participating in the Gaisce Awards from marginalised groups, particularly Garda Youth Diversion, probation, intervention, detention, and young people living in direct provision.
The ideal candidate is a self-starter and will be able to identify areas for development for the Gaisce Awards.
Fixed-term position for 1 year with opportunity for an extension [subject to funding] Location: Temporary remote working from home due to COVID-19, then subsequently working from our Dublin office (travel will be necessary).
Please send your completed and signed application form, by email (digital signature) to firstname.lastname@example.org (‘Ref: Project Officer Application’) by 12pm Friday 15th of January 2021 with a view to interviews being held on the 27th or 28th of January via Zoom (video call).
Due to Covid-19 applications can only be accepted via email. Please do not send us CV’s, applications will only be accepted using the form provided – thank you!