Programmes Director

World Vision Ireland was established as a registered Irish charity in 1983 and currently has 16 staff located in Dublin.  World Vision Ireland’s primary objective is to support our field operations, both in terms of our core long-term development programmes and humanitarian & emergency relief.  We do this by raising private, institutional and Governmental funds, by informing the Irish public about humanitarian issues as witnessed first-hand by World Vision in the field, and by influencing Irish Governmental policy in the areas of long-term development and emergency relief. World Vision Ireland is a member of the World Vision International partnership, which is both the largest emergency relief and Child Sponsorship agency in the world.

Dynamic team leader with proven track record in programme quality, resource acquisition and partnership development.

Responsible for:

Skills and Experience Required:

Additional Requirements and Experience

Additional Duties


Contract Details – Please note, this is not an international posting.

Job Location: Rathmines, Dublin (with overseas travel)

Starting Date: 4th June 2018

Contract: Full-time Contract (Six months probationary period applies on initial appointment)

Hours: 9.00am-5.30pm Mon-Thurs, 9.00am- 4.30pm Friday (36.5 hours)

Salary: DOE - Will be discussed with the successful applicant

Reporting To: Chief Executive


The above job description only serves as a guide for the position available. World Vision Ireland reserves the right to change this in accordance with the needs of the organisation.


Application Process


Please send your CV and cover note to

Please note, background checks and detailed consideration of references coupled with mandatory Garda Vetting will be undertaken. All applicants called for interview will be required to complete a Personality Profile Analysis questionnaire.

Applicants must be authorised to work lawfully in the EU. We will not sponsor applicants for work visas.

World Vision Ireland is an equal opportunities employer