Job offer in Ireland Lectureship in Applied Social Studies/Youth & Community Work at University College Cork

UCC wishes to appoint an experienced academic to the role of Lecturer in Applied Social Studies/Youth & Community Work. Reporting to the Head of School, the Lecturer will contribute to the teaching and relevant administrative duties associated with Youth and Community Work programmes. S/he will continue to engage in productive scholarship and contribute to the research strategy of the School. S/he will hold a professional qualification in Youth and Community Work which entitles the holder to NSETS registration. 

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process. 

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Professor Cathal O’Connell, Email:   

For further information on the School of Applied Social Studies, please visit         

Appointment may be made on the Lecturer Below the Bar Salary Scale: €33,481 – €59,132 (Scale B)/ €35,321 – €56,267 (Scale A). Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal ( Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to, quoting the job-title. 

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Thursday 8th August 2019 

No late applications will be accepted. 


Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector 


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