Programme Officer

Experienced? Empathetic? Passionate? Professional? Then we want to hear from you.


Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland (SBHI) is looking for a part-time Programme Officer to work within the Open Opportunity Programme. The role will involve the coordination and delivery of a bespoke and person-centred daily programme for service users within the day service living with the condition spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.


The position is offered on a four day per week basis, working in the Day Service Location in Castleknock. Typically, Tuesday – Friday 9.30a.m. – 4.00p.m. There is room for flexibility.


We are seeking someone with experience in day service provision, clinicians, holistic skills, education, training, employment or project management, who carries a passion for facilitating real-life change and supporting individuals with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus. With relevant vocational skills and professional qualifications and compassion, you will seek to meet the needs of service users within this vital daily service.


This is a challenging role in a charity setting, demands on your capabilities will be tested and we require someone who thrives on overcoming tough situations with initiative and high levels of self-motivation. You will be fully supported by a hands-on Interim CEO, and the Open Opportunity Programme Manager, as well as the wider team of your SBHI colleagues who combine to facilitate life-changing work on behalf of everyone affected.


You will need your own car, a clean driving licence, and business insurance cover in order to fulfil this position. Mileage costs are reimbursed for all work-related travel expenses subject to available budget for this purpose.


Please apply with current CV, application form, and cover letter via email to:

Note: Only applications with a CV, application form, and cover letter will be considered.



Contact:        Aisling Nic Eochaidh, Open Opportunity Programme Manager


Telephone:   087 119 0100

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