Education and Training Programme Officer

Job Ref: Dublin Rape Crisis Centre
Type: Full-time, permanent role
Location: Dublin 2 - DRCC are working flexibly currently due to Covid 19, however, normally this position involves delivery of internal & external training sessions. These are currently online
Salary: €49,000 - €51,000 (Depending on Experience)
Closing Date: No Longer Accepting Applications

Full Description


The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) has a twofold mission: to prevent the harm and heal the trauma of all forms of sexual violence in Ireland. We provide therapeutic and first response services through the National 24/7 Helpline, face to face therapy and a developing online counselling programme. We provide accompaniment and support to those who attend the Rotunda Sexual Assault Treatment Unit, Garda Stations and the Courts. In addition, we offer education and training programmes for a wide variety of professionals and volunteers who work with those who have experienced sexual violence. THE ROLE:

The DRCC is now seeking an Education and Training Programme Officer to join their team and support the development and implementation of their Education and Training Support Programmes. To succeed in this role, you must have previous counselling or psychotherapy experience, ideally with a recognised accreditation.

The successful candidate will have experience of designing, developing, and delivering training and materials both online, face to face and in a blended way. You will be responsible for delivering training programmes, workshops, and seminars with an emphasis on facilitating a participative, experiential, ethical and trauma informed approach and will have excellent communication, organisational and management skills with the ability to be flexible to adjust to differing demands as part of a team.

If you’re an experienced education and counselling professional with strong communication skills, and a proven ability to develop and deliver educational materials, with a passion for the values of the DRCC, we would love to hear from you!


Please email [email protected] for the full job description, candidate information pack, and application details for this role. Please use the job title and name of the organisation you’re interested in as the subject of your email.

The recruitment campaign for the role of Education and Training Programme Officer is being managed exclusively on behalf of the DRCC by non-profit specialist recruitment consultancy CCI Executive Search.

Closing Date: 5pm on Wednesday, 28th of April.