We are currently recruiting a dynamic & motivated youth worker for UBU – Your Place Your Space, The RINK Programme (Rural inclusion North Kerry).


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).

 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 service identifies, recruits and engages targeted young people aged 10 to 24 years of age in the area of rural 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.

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

Full Job Description and post requirements available HERE


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

 4pm, Monday 28th August 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