North Tipperary Development Company (NTDC) is a Local Development Company delivering community, rural, social inclusion, youth, family support and supported employment programmes across North Tipperary.

We are recruiting the following Positions:

 

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North Tipperary Development Company: Panel of Youth Counsellors

North Tipperary Development Company CLG (NTDC) is a local development company delivering community, rural, social inclusion, youth, family support, community childcare and supported employment programmes across North Tipperary. The company delivers a pilot community based youth counselling service through the Roscrea Youth Service.

NTDC are recruiting for a panel of Youth Counsellors

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Accredited member of the IACP or IAHIP
  • Minimum of two years relevant supervised experience in counselling since accreditation and preferably in a youth setting.

Main duties:

  • Working with youth to alleviate emotional destress and to encourage personal development.
  • Work in confidential settings with youth/small groups who are experiencing emotional and mental health difficulties, including new issues of distress arising from COVID19.
  • Support youths to explore ways of coping with emotional/mental health difficulties through problem solving, goal setting and other best practice approaches.

Garda vetting will apply to these posts.

Short-listing of candidates may apply.

A panel may also be formed from which future counsellor positions may be filled.

Apply with detailed cover letter & curriculum vitae marked “RYS Youth Counselling” to:
Postal: Manager, NTDC, 2nd Floor Friar’s Court, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
OR Email: mgordon@ntdc.ie

Closing date for receipt of application is 1pm Friday 5th March 2021.