We currently have an opportunity available in


UBU – Your Place Your Space

The RINK Programme (Rural inclusion North Kerry)


Applications are invited for:

 UBU Project Worker

North Kerry, One year Fixed Term Contract, 35 hours per week, 26 days annual leave, flexible working


The successful candidate will work with prescribed, targeted young people in the North Kerry area to develop and deliver youth work programmes and supports.

UBU – Your Place Your Space project is a KDYS managed service funded under the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth (DCEDIY) through Kerry Education & Training Board (KETB)

 The service identifies, recruits and engages targeted young people aged 10 to 24 years of age in North Kerry. The project aims to provide young person centred out of school supports to young people in their local communities to enable them to overcome adverse circumstances and achieve their full potential by strengthening their personal and social competencies.

 Kerry Diocesan Youth Service (KDYS) is a community-based youth work organisation committed to serving all young people in a safe, fun and positive environment, through the provision of youth spaces, services, mentoring, training and ongoing opportunities for their holistic development, and by advocating for their needs.


Job Description and post requirements available here: UBU RINK Project Worker job description


Please submit Curriculum Vitae and cover letter outlining your suitability for the post(s) to humanresources@kdys.ie on or before:


 4pm, Tuesday, 28th November 2023


A panel may be formed from which future vacancies may be filled.

Please note – we reserve the right to close or extend this campaign subject to application numbers.

Therefore, we would urge you to submit an application as soon as possible.


KDYS is an Equal Opportunities Employer — KDYS is a Gold Standard Health Promoting Youth Organisation — KDYS complies with the Governance Code for Community, Voluntary and Charity Organisations in Ireland