The MYDAS Project is a community based Drug & Alcohol service for under 18’s and families from the Midlands counties of Longford, Westmeath, Laois & Offaly. 

The service provides prevention, treatment and support to under 18’s who are experiencing difficulties in relation to their drug and/or alcohol use themselves or are affected by drug and/or alcohol misuse within their families. The service also provides education, information and support to service users and families.  

Additionally the service supports the delivery of a range of education and prevention programmes in line with best practice to the community, voluntary and statutory sector.

The Service Co-ordinator will lead and manage all aspects of the MYDAS project programme.

The Job Description, Person Specification and Application forms are attached.  Please note, ALL sections of the application forms (A-C) must be completed and returned in order for Parts A&B of your applications to go forward for shortlisting (please do not amalgamate the separate sections of the form). 


Job Description and Person Specification

Application parts A & B

Application part C

Please return your completed forms to [email protected]

The closing date for all completed applications is: Thursday 2nd May 2019 at 12 Noon. 



Extern provide MYDAS in partnership with HSE CADS (Health Service Executive’s Community, Alcohol & Drug Services), the Midland Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force (MRDATF) in association with Longford and Westmeath Education & Training Board (LWETB).