Job Vacancies


Archways are recruiting a Project Manager to head up a new initiative in the north side of Dublin

Archways is a not for profit organisation researching and delivering evidence based initiatives for children, young people and families in Ireland. We have been commissioned to establish a new project in the north side of Dublin to address the challenges faced by young people involved or are at risk of involvement in crime networks. The project will have a strong focus on family support and will work with partner agencies to provide targeted interventions to young people and their families. The project will run for 3 years and will be part of the University of Limerick ‘Greentown Project’ which aims to reduce the influence of criminal networks on young people and provide them with alternative pro-social pathways.

The project Manager will report to the CEO of Archways and will be responsible for the following:

 Establishing and working with a local oversight committee consisting of local community and statutory organisations
 Developing an implementation plan for the project
 Providing support and supervision to the project staff team
 The day to day coordination of the project
 Developing annual work plans in conjunction with the oversight committee for the project
 Working with the research team to ensure all relevant data is collected
 Ensuring KPIs for the project are met
 Build relationships and service pathways with local community and statutory service providers
 Liaising with relevant local and national structures and provide reports as required
 Organising project events

Candidates will have a degree in a relevant discipline and minimum of 3 years’ experience in managing projects of this nature. They will have experience of working in the community and voluntary sector and working within or alongside statutory agencies and experience of managing a staff team. A knowledge of evidence based programmes for young people and families, along with an understanding of prevention and early intervention and criminality are desirable.

These position will be based in Archways/the project location

For further information or to apply for any of the positions advertised please contact

Applications with CV and cover letter to
The closing date for receipt of applications is the 26th of November @ 5.00pm