Blakestown & Mountview Youth Initiative (BMYI)-Dublin 15

Company Name....: Blakestown & Mountview Youth Initiative (BMYI)
Address line 1.......: Blakestown Road
Address line 2.........: Clonsilla
County....................: Dublin 15
Contact Name.......: Sheila Byrne
Contact Email.......:
Job Title...............: Manager
Job Description....: Blakestown & Mountview Youth Initiative (BMYI) is a community-based youth organisation working with young people aged 14 to 18-year-olds and their families.

BMYI is funded by HSE Addiction Services, Túsla and Blanchardstown Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force. It is based in a purpose-built facility and it aims to engage young people and their families at risk of drug and alcohol use in youth development, education support and family work.

We are now recruiting for the post of Full Time Manager

Candidates will be expected to have:
• A minimum of five years’ experience working within a youth work setting.
• A 3rd level qualification to minimum degree level in youth work, social studies or related discipline.
• Experience of strategic planning and financial management.
• Knowledge of implementation of a Governance framework informed by best practice.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Excellent time management, planning and organisation skills.
• Excellent teamworking skills capable of working collaboratively with the team, statutory bodies, senior public officials and funding organisations.

• Experience of management in a youth or community setting.
• Experience of working with a voluntary Board of Management.
• Knowledge of National Youth Strategy, National Drug Strategy and Child Protection Legislation.
• Facilities Management experience.
• Strategic networking skills.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and CRM system such as Salesforce.

This is a full-time position subject to probation period of six months. The post is based in BMYI offices on Blakestown Road, Dublin 15.

The salary and conditions will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and aligned to HSE scale.

For full job description please email

Closing date for completed application to by Friday 06 December 2019. Interviews will take place week commencing 06 January 2020.

Post job Region: Dublin,North-East