Community Development Officer & Social Enterprise Officer

Inishowen Development Partnership

Closing Date: 10/09/2021
Part Time


We are recruiting for new members for our team at Inishowen Development Partnership (IDP).

IDP is one of 49 local development companies based in the Republic of Ireland. With two office bases in the Inishowen Peninsula, these positions will be based out of our Buncrana Office.

Delivering on community led local development for over two decades, we’re proud of the company culture we have built where our team are committed to the peninsula and its people.  Do you want to be part of our dynamic creative community led team where we support People, Place and Progress?   You will have the opportunity to be part of a strong team. Ideal candidates should have a proven track record in leadership, communication and influencing skills. Experience counts, but most of all you’ve got to have passion, responsibility and pride in what you do. You will be an extremely proactive person and only accept the best performance from yourself. We offer opportunities to make a difference!

The following positions are available:

  • Community Development Officer ( 3 days per week/equivalent)

Application Form – Community Development Officer

Job Description – IDP Community Development Officer

  • Social Enterprise Officer (3 days per week/equivalent)

Application Form – Social Enterprise Officer

Job Description – Social Enterprise Officer


How to Apply: Please complete the official application form and send, accompanied by an up to date CV and a cover letter outlining why you would like to join our team to stating clearly which role it relates to. Closing date for applications: Friday 10th September 2021, at 12 noon.

All applicants should note that the proposed interview dates via Zoom will be in week beginning September 13th 2021.

Salary scale for these positions are €34,939 pro rata. Shortlisting will apply and a panel may be formed.

Inishowen Development Partnership is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society. The appointments are subject to normal recruitment procedures including Garda/Police Vetting.

Inishowen Development Partnership is a community led local development company that has successfully delivered rural development and social inclusion programmes and initiatives in Donegal since 1996 on behalf of the European Union and the Irish Government through the National Development Plan.