Career Opportunities

We employ over 100 people in various capacities that include permanent, fixed term, full time, part time, and relief. We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

View our current career opportunities below.

Community Employment (CE) Vacancies

Please note interested applicants must be unemployed, in receipt of benefit for 12 months and must be 25 years or over to be eligible to work on the Community Employment Scheme.

Maintenance Assistant (CE)

Hours of work : 19.5hrs per week

The Maintenance Assistant will perform a wide range of general and semiskilled maintenance activities which will include painting & decorating, basic carpentry, basic plumbing, mowing of lawns and general upkeep of properties in Galway Simon Community. Garda Vetting is a requirement for this position.

For further information about the role, please contact Fidelma Burke, CE Supervisor, on 091 381828 or 087 2604532.

Receptionist (CE)

Job Location: Galway Simon Community, Tuam Road, Galway

Hours of work : 19.5hrs per week

The receptionist will work in Galway Simon Community’s head office located on Tuam Rd. The role will include general secretarial and reception duties as well as dealing with donations, databases and providing administrative support to other departments in the office. Garda Vetting is a requirement for this position.

For further information about the role, please contact Fidelma Burke, CE Supervisor, on 091 381828 or 087 2604532.

Shop Assistant – GSPCA (CE)

Job Location: GSPCA, St Augustine Street, Galway

Hours of work : 19.5hrs per week

The Shop Assistant will work in the GSPCA office in Galway City and will ensure timely opening of the shop, Monday to Saturday inclusive, in co-operation with other staff. They will also be responsible for the general running of the shop with other staff. Garda Vetting is a requirement for this position.

For further information about the role, please contact Fidelma Burke, CE Supervisor, on 091 381828 or 087 2604532.

Shop Assistant – The Simon Shop (CE)

Job Location: The Simon Shop, Sea Road, Galway

Hours of work : 19.5hrs per week

The Shop Assistant will work in The Simon Shop in Galway City and will ensure timely opening of the shop, Monday to Saturday inclusive, in co-operation with other staff. They will also be responsible for the general running of the shop with other staff. Garda Vetting is a requirement for this position.

For further information about the role, please contact Fidelma Burke, CE Supervisor, on 091 381828 or 087 2604532.

Applying for a CE Vacancy

To apply for a CE position, please send your CV to Fidelma.burke@galwaysimon.ie. For further information please contact Fidelma Burke, CE Supervisor, on 091 381828 or 087 2604532.