Roscommon LEADER Partnership:


    Ability Programme Recruitment

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership wish to recruit for the following positions to deliver the Ability Programme for Co. Roscommon. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities in the County.

    Ability Programme Job Advert

    Ability Lead Mentor
    Ability Mentors Position (2)

    Ability Clerical Worker

    To apply for one of the above positions, please submit your CV and letter of application clearly stating which position you are applying for; to

    Closing date for receipt of applications is 1 pm, Friday 31st August 2018




    Job Vacancy for Project Co-Ordinator - Family Resource Centre, Ballaghaderreen

    Applications are invited for the post of Project Co-ordinator. The Project Co-ordinator will work in partnership with the Voluntary Board of Directors in the Family Resource Centre in Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon. This position will be based in Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon.

    Project Coordinator Advertisement

    Project Coordinator Job Description and Application



    Rural Development Officer - (Maternity Cover – Fixed term contract)

    Roscommon Integrated Development Company wish to recruit a Rural Development Officer. This full time position is to cover Maternity Leave on a fixed term contract. Details of the advertisement can be downloaded here, and the job description can be downloaded here.

    To apply for the position, please submit your CV and letter of application to:

    Closing date for receipt of applications is 5.00pm, Friday 22nd June 2018.




    Roscommon LEADER Partnership wish to recruit for the following positions

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership wish to recruit for the following positions in relation to delivering the Refugee Resettlement Programme for Co. Roscommon.

    Refugee Resettlement Workers further information here

    1 x Dedicated Resettlement Support Worker Job Specification, click here

    1 x Translator, Interpreter & Inter-Cultural Worker Job Specification, click here



    Job Vacancies: Afterschool Childcare Positions

    County Roscommon Traveller Health Project (CRTHP) invites applications for the post of

    1 x Afterschool Childcare Lead

    1 x Afterschool Childcare Assistant

    For Further information, please click here


    Regari Spring/Summer 2018 Brochure and Timetable


    Job Vacancy for RSS Supervisor covering Co-Ordination and Health & Safety

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership are currently recruiting a Rural Social Scheme SUPERVISOR covering Co-ordination and Health & Safety. This is Specified Purpose Contract covering Maternity. Closing date for receipt of applications is 5 pm, Thursday 19th April 2018.

    For further details, please click here.



    Recruitment: Just Creative: Empowering Refugee Women, Project Worker Trainer & Researcher

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership are currently inviting applications for the recruitment of a Project Worker for a  Dormant Accounts Project entitled Just Creative: Empowering Refugee Women. Please click here for further information.


    Healthy Ireland Project Worker - 2 Part Time Positions

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership along with our partner Roscommon Children and Young People’s Services Committee wish to recruit for the following two positions:

    1 x Healthy Ireland PROJECT WORKER – Part-Time

    1 x PROJECT LEADER Smoke Free Homes Project – Part-Time

    Please refer to attached Full Job Descriptions and apply by forwarding your CV and covering letter to

    Closing date for the receipt of applications is 5.00pm, Thursday 4th January 2018.

    Please click here for Job Advertisement

    Please click here for Project Worker Job Description

    Please click here for Project Leader Job Description


    Childcare Job Vacancy

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership along with our partners Roscommon County Childcare Committee and Tusla wish to recruit for the following positions to support the development and delivery of early years’ childcare provision onsite within the Emergency Reception and Orientation Centre for programme refugees in Ballaghaderreen.

    Childcare Advertisement

    Assistant Early Years Educator - Application Form

    Job Description - Assistant Educator

    Senior Early Years Educator - Application Form

    Job Description - Senior Educator



    Teachers, Trainers and Youth Workers


    Join us to explore the concept of empowering young people with the knowledge and skills to become peer to peer mediators!

    • Official launch by Matt Carty, MEP
    • Introduction to the concept of regional alliances
    • Showcase of toolkit and training course
    • Celebrate the outcomes of the Erasmus + Young Community Mediators Project

    Click here to register for the event



    RLP Newsletter Autumn 2017


    Roscommon LEADER Partnership's Autumn newsletter 2017 here


    Community Development Worker, Traveller Men’s Health

    County Roscommon Traveller Health Project (CRTHP) invites applications for the position of Community Development Worker, Traveller Men’s Health.

    Available to view on Active Link :




    LEO - Best Young Entrepreneur 2018


    Roscommon LEADER Partnership Inviting Applicants for Positions which may arise

    Roscommon Leader Partnership are inviting Applicants to apply for Positions which may arise in a Fixed Term capacity, in the 2017/2018 year from which a panel will be formed for a 12-month period.

    LTI Coordinator / LTI Assistant Coordinator


    Social Policy Report on Banking & Telecommunication Providers in County Roscommon


    Options 2017 - The Hub, Castlerea 28th June 2017

    Roscommon Leader Partnership and Galway Roscommon Education and Training Board (GRETB) are delighted to be inviting you to Options 2017, an information event which will focus on YOU.

    Options 2017 is taking place in The Hub in Castlerea on Wednesday the 28th of June 2017 from 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. and all are welcome.

    • Are you unsure of what options to take?

    • Are you interested in education or training?

    • Are you currently unemployed and seeking work?

    If you have answered yes to any of these questions, then this event is perfect for you!

    At this event you will have the opportunity to meet with and talk to some local people from a range of different areas of training and employment who have successfully managed to achieve their goals

    Representatives from Roscommon Leader Partnerships, Department of Social Protection, Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board (GRETB) along with a number of support agencies in the area will be available to discuss further education, apprenticeships, training, work and employment.

    By reviewing your current skills and interests, along with exploring your education and training options, we can advise you of opportunities that will help you achieve your goals.

    You can also pre-book a one-to-one appointment with a Guidance Counsellor to review your work, education history and explore further options.

    Registration and further information:

    To register for this event, and find out more, see the Facebook Page:


    Garda Vetting and Charities Act Training Session 25th May


    Garda Vetting Information Briefing & Charities Regulatory Training

    Garda Vetting is legally mandatory for everyone who works or volunteers with children and vulnerable adults.

    This short presentation will give an overview of the Garda Vetting Bureau (Children and Vulnerable Persons) Act and will provide information on the steps community groups should take to ensure they are compliant.

    Information will also be given on the "E-Vetting" system and give tips on avoiding delays and problems.

    Training on the Key Requirements for Community Groups who fundraise and are charities and aren’t sure what they need to do to be compliant under the Charities Act

    Where: Roscommon Leader Partnership Office, Golf Links Road, Roscommon Town

    When: Thursday May 25th 2017

    Time: 2.00pm - 5.00 pm

    Cost: Free (Advance Booking Essential)

    Host: Roscommon Volunteering Information Service & Roscommon LEADER Partnership

    Places are free but advanced booking is essential.

    To book your place, contact Bridie on 094 9862565 or email or Linda on 090 6630252 or email


    Keadue Social Services are currently recruiting an Administrator


    RLP Newsletter – Spring 2017


    Loneliness & Social Isolation - Videos

    Older adults in Ireland are particularly vulnerable to loneliness and social isolation due to bereavement, retirement, reduced mobility, declining health, increasing caring duties, emigration, and relationship strain. These scenarios are presented in the following videos which portray actual stories from older adults in Ireland.

    Lonely? Stay Connected

    Mental Health

    Further information is available at:


    LGBT Friendly Roscommon 2017 Launch

    Tuesday, 21st March at 2.15p.m.

    Hannon's Hotel, Athlone Road, Roscommon

    Launch Invitation

    Background LGBT Friendly Roscommon 2017 






    Recruitment of an LTI Coordinator & Assistant Coordinator

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership are recruiting for the following positions: 

    LTI Coordinator

    Assistant LTI Coordinator


    CE Bus Driver Advertisement

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership is currently recruiting a Bus Driver for the Big Blue Playbus through the Department of Social Welfare Community Employment Scheme. Position is located in Roscommon Town and is 19 ½ hours per week.

    CE Bus Driver Job Description

    CE Bus Driver Advert




    LEADER Programme 2014-2020 Launch Invitation


    Certified Training Opportunities on Offer from Roscommon LEADER Partnership

    Roscommon LEADER Partnership is in the process of organising the following training courses to be held during Autumn 2015. For further information or to apply for a course:

    • Train The Trainer - QQI L6
    • Sustainable Building Technology - NFQ L5
    • IT Game Analysis Design - QQI L5
    • Media/Radio Skills Training - QQI L3
    • Health & Safety at Work - QQI L5

     All courses are Certified - All courses are free of charge to qualifying persons – Qualifying Critera and Terms & Conditions will apply.

     Please contact Linda or Anthony at 090 663 252 or email Linda or Anthony


    Non Accredited Training for potential Back to Work Enterprise Allowance Clients (BTWEA)

    • Need highlighted when 77 people attended 6 self-employment workshops held throughout County Roscommon during April & May 2015
    • Long-term unemployed setting up enterprises need training and mentoring supports
    • Tailor-made specialist training and mentoring that helps to  build confidence in the long-term unemployed  who want to set up enterprises
    • Main needs are around enterprise feasibility for pre-enterprise clients and business planning training for those preparing to go on the Back the Work Enterprise Allowance Scheme
    • Completion of a business plan is a requirement for going on the Back to Work Enterprise Allowance Scheme

    Training & Mentoring Courses:

    •  Could I be my Own Boss?               

    This training course is targeting at the pre-enterprise stage.  Participants are mentored & trained in how to appraise and evaluate their enterprise ideas with regard to the potential viability of their projects.

    • Business Planning  

    Business planning training consists of group and one-to-one training sessions that mainly cover market research techniques, marketing strategies and financial projections.  The outcome from this training is a completed business plan.

    •  Introduction to Bookkeeping       

    Back to Work Enterprise Allowance clients are introduced to basic bookkeeping skills.

    The above training and mentoring courses are provided when a suitable number of participants can be identified. 

    Potential Back to Work Enterprise Allowance clients are also referred to a wider choice of training and mentoring options that can add further value through the Local Enterprise Office.

    For further information, contact Noel on (090) 663 0252 or email Noel


    Teachers, Trainers and Youth Workers