Date posted: Monday 1 August, 2022

Are you an experienced Project Worker looking for your next challenge? This could be the ideal opportunity for you.

An opportunity has arisen to join our Janus team as a Project Worker. 

How you'll make a difference…

Your role will be pivotal in ensuring young people and their parents assessed as being in need are offered a community-based alternative to care.

What you'll be doing…

As a Project Worker you will provide individually tailored support to young people and their families with complex needs and whose behaviour places them at high risk.  You will have an opportunity to work with families and generate real change and effect positive outcomes, working on a preventative/restorative level.

What you get in return…We offer a wide range of staff benefits, including:

  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Generous Annual Leave Entitlement
  • Generous Employer Pension Contribution
  • Worked related mileage and expenses reimbursed
  • Career Development
  • Training Opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Occupational Sick Pay
  • Enhanced Maternity Pay
  • Enhanced Paternity Pay

Extern employees are passionate and dedicated. We bring together expert knowledge, experience and talent to achieve our vision of changing lives to support a socially just and inclusive society.


Janus, Dundalk





Redeemer Family Resource Centre

Ard Easmuinn


Co Louth

A91 PTT2

18.75 hrs. per week inclusive of breaks (flexibility required). Typical hours per day will be 7hrs 30 mins. 10 overnights (sleeping) per annum and occasional weekends are required.

Contract Status:

Permanent subject to continuous funding   


Grade 4, Point 1, €18,116 per annum pro rata

A waiting list will be compiled for future similar temporary positions which may arise within the same geographical area over the coming 12 months.

Please return your completed forms to: [email protected]

The closing date for all completed applications is Wednesday 10th August at 12pm.

Interviews will take place Wednesday 17th August 2022.

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