Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim ETB (MSLETB) are seeking an organisation with experience of providing services to young people, to deliver a youth service to young people in the Erris region. This new project is being established in line with the UBU Your Place Your Space Scheme which is funded by the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth (DCEDIY).
The mission of the UBU Your Place Your Space Funding Scheme is:
“To provide out-of-school supports to young people in their local communities to enable them to overcome adverse circumstances and achieve their full potential by improving their personal and social development outcomes.”
The organisation MSLETB is seeking should:
- Exemplify good practice in relation to vision, methodologies, governance, compliance, programme design, delivery and evaluation
- Be experienced in working with targeted young people aged 10-24 years with complexity of needs, using a non-formal educational methodology
- Operate in an out-of-school setting, including evenings, weekends and school holidays
- Understand the nature and needs of young people living in disadvantaged communities and offer appropriate responses
- Able to devise and measure effective responses to the needs of the target group
- Be committed to on-going sharing of learning and collaboration
Information Pack and Application Form are available below:
Closing date for applications is 5pm, Friday 3rd September 2021 and should be submitted electronically to Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim ETB at [email protected].
It is the responsibility of each respondent to ensure that the Application Form reaches MSLETB before the deadline. Submission Application Forms sent to any other address (other than the one indicated above) or received after the deadline will be deemed invalid.