Join our Team – Mentor Coordinator Vacancy

**Applications now closed**


Le Chéile is recruiting a Mentoring Coordinator to cover a maternity leave.  This vacancy is a 30-hour (4 days) post covering Limerick and the surrounding areas. The post will commence in July 2023 and will cover the maternity leave period. Please note Le Cheile has a blended working policy.

The Role: The Mentor Coordinator’s role is to coordinate a mentoring service in their region for young people and parents/carers, who have been referred by the Probation Service. The Mentor Coordinator recruits suitable volunteer mentors and matches them with young people and sometimes parents/carers and provides ongoing support to mentor/mentee relationship through training, resources, and supervision.

Profile: We are seeking an experienced, dynamic coordinator with a track record of achievement in youth justice/youth or community work.

Essential requirements:

  • Recognised qualification in one of the following Youth and Community Work, Social Work, Psychology, Social Science, or other related area.
  • 3 years full time paid experience of working with young people/ families.
  • Project Management Experience
  • Case Management Experience
  • Record keeping and report writing experience.
  • Experience of recruiting and training volunteers
  • Experience of supporting and supervising volunteers or staff.
  • Clean Driving License and own car.


Location: Limerick and Clare

Salary: €41,000 – €54,000 (pro rata), commensurate with experience.

The closing date for applications is 5pm Tuesday 06 June 

 See full Job Description and Application form below.

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Job Description

Application Form

Le Chéile is an equal opportunity employer.

Le Chéile Mentoring is funded by The Department of Justice through The Probation Service