Community Employment Opportunity 

We’re looking for an Administration & Events Assistant to join our team as we prepare to celebrate our 50th festival. This role is available through the CE scheme which is designed to help people who are long-term unemployed to get back to work by offering part-time and temporary placements in jobs based within local communities.

The Administration & Event Assistant will work closely with our Festival Manager, gaining experience in administration, event planning, networking and box office management.

Applications should be made with CV and PPS no. to:


Other Community Employment Opportunities currently available in Listowel include:

Care Assistant – 1 position

Location: Kerry Parents & Friends, Listowel

Start Date:Subject to Garda Clearance being confirmed

Duties: To assist the instructors and nursing staff in caring for the service users.  Working as part of a team with social care, hygiene & personal care, experience given in various units within the Day Care centre.

  Healthcare Support QQI Level 5 training & qualification offered to successful candidate.


Caretaker & Maintenance Worker- 1 position

Location: Kerry Parents & Friends Association Day Care Centre, Listowel.

Start Date:Subject to Garda Clearance being confirmed

Duties: General Caretaking & Maintenance duties, assisting the Instructors with clients on Social outings. Reporting to management for additional duties as required.

D1 Licence would be an asset to facilitate relief driving duties, but not essential.


General Operative

Location: Listowel Tidy Towns

Start Date: immediate start within two weeks of interview

Duties to include litter control, grass cutting, strimming, garden maintenance, painting, general maintenance; all working towards enhancing the appearance of the town, the parks and surrounding areas.


Gym Assistant – 1 position

Position: Gym & Fitness Instructor

Location: Listowel Community Centre, Town Park.

Start Date: Subject to Garda Clearance being confirmed

Duties: To coach clients through various health, fitness and wellbeing programmes.  Instruction of small to large group fitness classes.  To modify client behaviour programme based on data from wearable technologies.  Administration and Reception duties

Training will be provided by Listowel Community Centre and support given in the role.  A Healthcare qualification in gym instruction will be provided subject to funding being approved. Some experience in the area would be an advantage.  Would need to be actively training and have a keen interest in health, fitness and wellbeing.

Training will be provided for all positions and funded by DEASP, Sponsors and support given in the roles.