Global Citizenship Education Programme Officer


Job Type
Irish Girl Guides
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Global Citizenship Education Programme Officer

Irish Girl Guides (IGG) is recruiting for the role of Global Citizenship Education Programme Officer as part of the Global Citizenship Education Project.

Main responsibilities

  • Facilitate this new project supported by funding from Irish Aid.
  • Coordinate the management of the project with the Irish Girl Guides’ Programme and Training Commissioner, as well as acting as the key liaison with external partners in particular our desk officer at Irish Aid.
  • Implement the Monitoring & Evaluation Framework to be used for the project and fulfil all reporting duties as required.
  • Work with staff and volunteers to ensure training on values, knowledge and skills of Global Citizenship is deepened across the organisation. This may involve facilitation with young people and adults both in person and online.
  • Work together with the organisation’s Programme Officer to ensure the smooth integration of this new project with the overall Guiding Programme.
  • Work with the organisation’s Communications Officer to ensure consistent messaging on Global Citizenship across all media.
  • Collaborate and attend meetings, representing Irish Girl Guides across IGG’s working partners in the youth work sector in Ireland and internationally, including WAGGGS.
  • Any other duties as requested by the CEO.


  • This is a three-year project.
  • The position is initially a one-year fixed term contract.
  • The post is for 3 days per week (21.75 hours) and the salary will be €32,000-€36,000 pro-rata. Hybrid working options are available, however, an initial induction period of 6 weeks will require an onsite presence in National Office or at Unit meetings as agreed with the CEO.
  • The main place of work is currently in Donnybrook, Dublin 4 and a planned move to Tallaght, Dublin 24 shortly.
  • This position is subject to Garda Vetting.
Application Details

Application: Please email a cover letter outlining how you meet the above requirements and CV (max 2 pages) with contact details of two referees to Claire Barkey -

Closing Date 8th of April 2023.