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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 info@archways.ie

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