Jobs / Volunteering

Working for Extern will enable you to play your part in transforming people’s lives. Regardless of whether you are working directly with children and young people, people who are homeless or the offenders that we support, or you are working to deliver our corporate and support services, working for Extern is a fantastic opportunity.

We are looking for enthusiastic and talented people who appreciate working in challenging environments and who want to make a real difference to people’s lives. Whatever job you apply for you will be taking the first step to supporting the people that we work with and you will make a valuable contribution to the vital work of Extern.

Take a look at our current vacancies listed below and join us.

Job Vacancies

Part-time / Full-time: 
Full Time - Continuous,subject to funding (current funding secured to 30th September 2020)
Location: 
Pennyburn/Springtown Industrial Site (Derry/Londonderry)
Salary: 
Grade 5 point 5 - £25,439 per annum
Closing Date: 
Monday, 2 July, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
Full-time
Location: 
Belfast
Salary: 
Grade 5 point 5 - £25,439 per annum
Closing Date: 
Friday, 29 June, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
Full Time - Fixed Term for 3 months (with possibility for extension)
Location: 
Belfast City Centre
Salary: 
Grade 5 salary scale: £21,618 - £27,596 per annum
Closing Date: 
Monday, 18 June, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
Full Time
Location: 
Belfast City Centre - TBC
Salary: 
Grade 5 salary scale: £21,618 - £27,596
Closing Date: 
Monday, 18 June, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
Full Time
Location: 
22 High Street, Lurgan, BT67 9DR
Salary: 
Grade 5 salary scale:£21,618 - £27,596
Closing Date: 
Thursday, 14 June, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
Full-Time
Location: 
10-14 Bishop Street, Derry/Londonderry BT486PW
Salary: 
Grade 4 salary scale:£16,936 - £22,516 per annum
Closing Date: 
Thursday, 14 June, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
Full-time
Location: 
Naas, Co. Kildare
Salary: 
€32,378
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 13 June, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
40 standard working hours per week (including breaks)
Location: 
2 Trench Road, Mallusk, BT36 4PE
Salary: 
Grade 5 salary scale: £21,618 - £27,596 per annum
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 30 May, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
As and when required
Location: 
Mallusk & Hilltown, Co.Down
Salary: 
£8.60 per hour
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 29 May, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
40 standard working hours per week (including breaks)
Location: 
8-14 Bishop Street, Derry
Salary: 
Grade 4 salary scale: £16,936 - £22,516 per annum
Closing Date: 
Friday, 1 June, 2018 - 12:00
Part-time / Full-time: 
Hours: Dependant on the needs of the service
Location: 
various locations
Salary: 
Salary: £8.60 per hour
Closing Date: 
Sunday, 2 December, 2018 - 12:00

Volunteering Positions

Location: 
Mallusk

To transport individuals to and from the service on a daily rota, using the Extern minibus (morning/afternoon)
To engage with people in an engaging and welcoming manner
To liaise with staff on the daily pick-ups and return journeys to/from home
To follow Extern policy in relation to Road Safety legislation

Location: 
Belfast Area

THE ROLE
The role involves supporting the Reach Out programme of events in the Belfast area, across community groups, schools, youth groups, families and adult settings.
The volunteers will support the team in awareness raising and health improvement events, which aim to promote positive physical health, mental health, and social and community inclusion.
Extern provides a wide range of community services to those living with addictions, mental health needs, homelessness, and social justice issues.

Location: 
Regional service (all over Northern Ireland)

Extern LAC project will provide volunteers with support, training and supervision.

THE ROLE:

To work with the young person to identify personal goals, objectives and support them in achieving these.
To provide support, guidance and encouragement to the young person
To assist the young person in building confidence, self-esteem, knowledge and skills which provide a personal development plan for the future

SKILLS AND QUALITIES REQUIRED INCLUDE:

Location: 
Limavady, Derry, Strabane, Omagh & Enniskillen

Volunteer Youth Workers to assist in providing support to young people and their families in the West of the province (Limavady, Derry, Strabane, Omagh & Enniskillen).

If interested please contact jobs@extern.org or telephone 02890840555.

Location: 
Ireland wide

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Extern is the trusted, forward-looking charity that changes people’s lives by meeting them at their point of need. We bring solutions and deliver quality services, reconnecting people with society, building better communities for us all.

Extern in Northern Ireland
Registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC105869
Company Registration No: NI 16083
Registered Charity Number: XN 48714
Tel: +44 (0)28 9084 0555
Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333
Extern in the Republic of Ireland
Company Registration No: 383201
Registered Charity Number: CHY15770
Tel: +353 (0) 1 563 9402
Extern Group
Registered with The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC103226
Company No. NI 618684
Charity Number: NI00263
Tel: +44 (0)28 9084 0555
Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333
Extern Supporting Communities
Company No. NI 637561
Tel: +44 (0)28 9084 0555
Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333