Diploma in Community Drug and Alcohol Work

We are currently taking applications for the Diploma in Community Drug and Alcohol Work (NFQ Level 7).

This comprehensive and professional course is run by Urrús in partnership with University College Dublin and provides participants with a range of skills and knowledge that will enhance their effectiveness in responding to the complex issue of drug and alcohol misuse within a community environment.  This one year intensive programme leading to a NFQ Level 7 Diploma awarded by National University of Ireland, University College Dublin, is based on community development principles and uses adult learning approaches in its delivery.  The programme offers a progression pathway to the UCD Bachelor of Social Science.

For further details click on the link below:

Diploma in Community Drug and Alcohol Work (NFQ Level 7) 2017/2018

Or contact the office: –  email  urrus@byap.ie   /  ph. 01 8467980.

Friends Remembering Friends Memorial Service

Ballymun Youth Action Project will hold the annual Friends Remembering Friends Memorial Service on Monday 27th February 2017.  The service will take place at 7pm in the Holy Spirit Church, Sillogue Road, Ballymun.

Refreshments will be served in BYAP after the event.

Vacancy – Aftercare Counsellor

The Ballymun Youth Action Project wishes to recruit an Aftercare Counsellor.  The successful candidate, as part of the Aftercare Team, will provide ongoing support for people in recovery, or those that have made significant positive changes in respect of their drug use, in order to maintain and reinforce the positive changes.

Applicants must complete an Application Form, accompanied by a cover letter.

Send completed application form and cover letter in hard copy, or by email to:-

The Director, Ballymun Youth Action Project, Horizons Centre, Balcurris Road, Dublin 11.

Email: info@byap.ie

Click here for Application Form

Click here for Job Description/Person Specification

Please note that applications that are incomplete, or that do not meet the minimum requirements, will not be considered.

Applications should arrive no later than 5.00pm on Friday 3rd June 2016.

Ballymun Youth Action Project Ltd., is an equal opportunities employer.

Short listing for interview may apply.