Youthreach Resource Person

REF: 85/2022 Youthreach Resource Person (Permanent) Ballymahon Youthreach

Longford and Westmeath Education and Training Board is now holding a competition for a permanent Resource Person position located in Ballymahon Youthreach.

A panel may also be formed, from which other Resource Person positions may be filled, should they arise across our Youthreach centres in 2022/2023.

Youthreach is a full-time programme of integrated general education, vocational training, work experience and learner support for early school leavers aged between 15 and 20 years.  Candidates should be familiar with the personal, social and educational needs of disadvantaged young people in this age range and should have relevant experience in this area.  Applicants should be flexible, multi-disciplined and experienced in a student-centred approach to learning. 

For persons entering a recruitment grade for the first time, starting pay will be at the minimum of the scale and is not negotiable. The rate of remuneration may be adjusted from time to time in line with Government pay policy.

Full details in relation to the above panel are available on

Candidates who wish to apply for the above panel must apply through not later than 13.00 hrs on Friday 7th October 2022.

Any travel or other expenses incurred by candidates whilst undertaking or attending any elements of the selection process will not be refunded by LWETB.

Ms. Liz Lavery, Chief Executive (Acting), Longford and Westmeath ETB