Director of Services

Full time
Type of work: 
YAP Ireland
Director of Services - YAP Ireland

Youth Advocate Programmes Ireland CLG have a vacancy for a Director of Services.

Are you a leader with a commitment to high quality services for young people and families who wants to join an exciting, growing organisation?

Youth Advocate Programmes Ireland provide unique intensive support programmes, using a strengths based, wrapround approach employing community based advocates leading to positive outcomes for young people and families.  The Director of Services will have responsibility for the delivery ofhigh quality services to young people and families across the country, to negotiate and fulfil service level agreements and contracts, represent the organisation with funders and the public, be part of a committee of the Board presenting regularly to the Board and act for the CEO in their absence.    The post requires strong leadership, strategic thinking and an ability to achieve a high standard of service in a changing climate.  This is an exciting time to join a growing organisation. 

To apply for this position please fill out the online application form by clicking on the following link -

- and selecting the code - DOS0118

For further information or to download a Job Description and Person Specification please click on this link

Application details: 

Closing date for receipt of application forms is:  Thursday 25th January at 5.00pm.Interviews will take place on:  Wednesday 21st February in Dublin. Please note, if invited to interview you must be available to attend for interview on this day.

Only completed applications will be accepted, CV’s will NOT be accepted.

If you encounter any difficulty please email

Closing date: 
25 Jan 2018