NYCI is seeking an experienced administrator with an interest in supporting garda vetting in the youth work sector. The post holder will need excellent skills in relationship building and needs to be discrete and confidential as handling sensitive information and have good attention to detail.
The National Youth Council of Ireland is a membership led, national umbrella organisation which represents and supports community, voluntary and not for profit youth organisations in Ireland. Founded in 1967, NYCI currently have 52 members across Ireland who represents the scope, scale and diversity of the youth work sector (www.youth.ie/members). At a conservative estimate, youth organisations influence the lives of almost 380,000 young people in every urban/rural community in Ireland.
The Youth Work Garda Vetting Consortium was established in 2008 by the National Youth Council of Ireland. The Youth Work Garda Vetting Consortium operates a vetting service on behalf of youth organisations The Consortium acts as the Liaison Person with the Garda National Vetting Bureau for the members of the consortium. Currently there are 100 members in the Consortium.